HonKit Toolchain Documentation

This document aims to be a comprehensive guide to the HonKit command line tool.

What is HonKit?

honkit is a command line tool (and Node.js library) for building beautiful books using GitHub/Git and Markdown (or AsciiDoc). This documentation has been generated using honkit.

honkit can output your content as a website (customizable and extensibles) or as an ebook (PDF, ePub or Mobi).

honkit is a fork of GitBook (Legacy). You can read about compatibility, differences and migration from GitBook here.

Help and Support

If you have problems with the toolchain, you can search for or open a discussion on GitHub.


Some questions are frequently asked. If you have a problem you should check this out first.

Contribute to this documentation

You can contribute to improve this documentation on GitHub by signaling issues or proposing changes.