Bookshare Reader

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Read what you want, where you want with Bookshare Reader, a free reading app that makes reading and learning easier. 



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Read what you want

Access millions of ebooks from the Bookshare, the world's largest library of ebooks for people with reading challenges. You can find best sellers, new releases, educational books, textbooks, children’s books, young adult titles, biographies, mysteries, freely-available public domain books, and more.




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Read where you want

Read Bookshare ebooks on web browsers, iOS and Android mobile devices, and Alexa-enabled smart speakers.


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Read your way

Customize your experience to suit your learning style:

  • Listen to books in high quality audio
  • Follow along with highlighted text
  • Adjust reading speed, font size, and colors
  • Navigate by page and chapter
  • Bookmark your reading spot
  • Stop reading and pick up from your last spot
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