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How to Convert Thing Explainer PDF to EPUB with Calibre

Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words is a book by Randall Munroe, the creator of the popular webcomic xkcd. In this book, Munroe explains various concepts and phenomena using only drawings and a vocabulary of the 1,000 most common words in English. The book is both informative and entertaining, but it is also available only in PDF format, which may not be compatible with some e-readers or devices.

Fortunately, there is a way to convert Thing Explainer PDF to EPUB format using a free and open source software called Calibre. Calibre is a powerful and versatile e-book management tool that can handle many formats and functions. One of its features is the ability to convert e-books from one format to another, with various options and settings to customize the output.

In this article, we will show you how to use Calibre to convert Thing Explainer PDF to EPUB in a few simple steps. You will need to have Calibre installed on your computer and have a copy of Thing Explainer PDF file ready. You can download Calibre from and you can buy Thing Explainer from

Step 1: Add Thing Explainer PDF to Calibre Library

The first step is to add Thing Explainer PDF file to your Calibre library. To do this, launch Calibre and click on the "Add books" button on the top left corner. A window will pop up where you can browse and select the PDF file from your computer. Alternatively, you can drag and drop the PDF file into the Calibre window.

Once you have added the PDF file, you will see it listed in your library along with some metadata such as title, author, size, etc. You can edit the metadata by right-clicking on the book and selecting "Edit metadata". You can also add a cover image by clicking on the "Browse" button next to the cover field.

Step 2: Convert Thing Explainer PDF to EPUB

The next step is to convert Thing Explainer PDF to EPUB format. To do this, select the book in your library and click on the "Convert books" button on the top toolbar. A new window will open where you can choose the output format and adjust various settings for the conversion.

In the output format dropdown menu, select EPUB as the desired format. You can also change the output profile to match your device or reader if you want. On the left panel, you will see several tabs where you can tweak different aspects of the conversion such as look and feel, page setup, structure detection, etc.

For Thing Explainer PDF, there are some specific settings that you may want to change to improve the quality of the output. These are:

Under "Look & Feel", check the box for "Remove spacing between paragraphs". This will prevent extra spaces between lines that may appear in some pages of the PDF.

Under "Page Setup", change the output profile to "Tablet" and set the margins to zero. This will make sure that the drawings and text fit well on the screen without being cropped or distorted.

Under "Structure Detection", check the box for "Detect chapters at (XPath expression)" and enter "//h:h1" in the text field. This will tell Calibre to use the headings in the PDF as chapter markers for the EPUB.

Under "Search & Replace", click on the wizard button and enter "\\d+\\n \\d+\\w\\n \\w\\d+\\n" in the search field and leave the replace field blank. This will remove any line numbers that may appear in some pages of the PDF.[^1^]

After you have made these changes, click on "OK aa16f39245


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