Read out loud from over 30,000 classic books for free, with our groundbreaking voice reader. vBookz has a magnifying glass interface indicating your current reading location. While the book been read, a magnifying glass follows the text, making the reading experience much more enjoyable and fun.
Your own ePubs/eBooks can now be read aloud thanks to the new Dropbox, Google Drive and email integrations. ePub files must be a non DRMed files.
vBookz has a high quality built in US English speech engine. By using the in-app purchase method, vBookz offers you the ability to add 15 more languages.
Preview our audiobooks and voice samples at vBookz.com
Current version includes the following books (English):
• A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
• Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
• Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
• Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
• Beyond Good and Evil by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
• Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
• Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
• Grimm's Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm
• Gulliver's travel by Jonathan Swift
• Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
• Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
• Mark Twain's Burlesque Autobiography by Mark Twain
• Mexico by C. Reginald Enoch
• Moby Dick, or, the whale by Herman Melville
• Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
• Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie
• Poems by Emily Dickinson
• Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
• Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie
• The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
• The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexander Dumas Pere
• The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
• The Divine Comedy by Dante
• The Double Spy by Dan T. Moore
• The Green Helmet and Other Poems by W. B. Yeats
• The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
• The Wonderful wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
• The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
• The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas père
• The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
• Theodore Roosevelt an Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt
• Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
• Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
• War and Peace by graf Leo Tolstoy
• Ulysses by James Joyce
There are also samples of:
• 20000 Lieues Sous Les Mers by Jules Verne | French
• Don Qijote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra | Spanish
• Don Quichot by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra | Dutch
• Romeo und Julia by William Shakespeare | German
Supports 15 more In-App languages: English (UK), French, German, Finnish, Dutch (NL), Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Danish, Norwegian, Czech and Russian.
Select the ‘Flag/language' button within the app to define your needed language.
If you don't have it, you will be re-directed to purchase your desired language.
© vBookz is enabled by patent pending technology.
Version 3.5 (May 11, 2015)
Fixed an issue with skipping entire paragraphs during the reading.
Version 3.4 (Apr 08, 2015)
Fixed an issue with screen resolution on iPhone 6+
Version 3.3 (Dec 28, 2014)
- A new 'Direct Import' button, To ease files upload.
- Some iOS adjustments.
- New 'Restore' method.
Version 3.2 (Jun 17, 2013)
Improved reading flow.
Version 3.1 (Jun 07, 2013)
The Brand NEW revolutionary 'Dyslexie' typeface.
Now, you can now hear aloud, follow along and read your books files like never before.
Version 3.0 (Apr 17, 2013)
Improved in-app flow.
Background reading. Browse while voice is reading in the background.
Battery life improvement with screen off.
Version 2.9 (Mar 07, 2013)
Fixed an issue with calibre format and importing corrupted books.
Version 2.8 (Feb 26, 2013)
❥ Background reading. Browse while voice is reading in the background.
❥ Battery life improvement with screen off.
❥ Auto bookmarking mechanism.
❥ Optimized for iPhone 5 and new iOS.
☂ Bugs fixed.
Version 2.7 (May 13, 2012)
Fixed crash with Calibre epub format.
Version 2.6 (Apr 16, 2012)
- Added support of Gutenberg's library with 30.000+ books.
- Support "Calibre"'s ePub format.
- Ability to open ePubs from Dropbox/Email
- Show original ePub covers.
- Fixed disappearing the purchased languages, requires update to iOS 5.0.1+
- Improved voice quality.
- iPad 3 Retina support.
- Add new settings with ability to turn on and off sound effects and background music.
Version 2.5 (Mar 30, 2012)
iPad 3 support.
Version 2.4 (Dec 21, 2011)
Version 2.3 (Mar 18, 2011)
- New magnifier glasses for big fonts.
- Fixed issue with disappearing uploaded epubs.
Version 2.2 (Dec 16, 2010)
Fixed a voice issue with iOS 4.2
Version 2.1 (Nov 18, 2010)
* Now it is possible to upload private ePubs from your desktop to vbookz.
* Russian aloud. Together with 14 other in App Languages.
* New Graphic elements.
* User interface adjustments.
Version 2.0 (Sep 26, 2010)
- A tailor made audiobooks iPhone version
- New Graphics with (17) more new covers (total of 35 books)
- Facebook button, for personal wall quotations
- Day/Night mode
- Bigger fonts option
* iPad updaters will not lose their bookmarks
Version 1.2 (Jun 30, 2010)
Smoother books paging.
Crash and bugs fixed.
Version 1.1 (Jun 15, 2010)
1. Added ability to filter popular books by language.
2. Reduced application file size.
3. Bug fixes.