In addition to the ability to jump to another page, iBooks gives you a way to view the table of contents and then return to the last page you were reading at the time.
While reading an ebook, you'll spend most of your time turning pages one at a time. If you want to turn to the next page, place your finger on the right margin and swipe your finger to the left. If you want to see the previous page, place your finger on the left margin and swipe your finger to the right. Either swiping motion curls the page as if you were turning a real book page, as shown in Figure 26-3.
You can also just tap the right margin (to view the next page) or the left margin (to view the previous page).
Figure 26-3. Swiping ...