EasyReader is a FREE accessible reading app for readers with dyslexia, low vision or blindness. Browse & download from the World's largest collection of talking book and newspaper libraries. Open your own DAISY, Epub or text books. Or copy text from anywhere on your phone & hear EasyReader read it back to you. Experience perfectly synchronized text & audio. Or for text only titles, EasyReader can add a human sounding voice of your choice. Boost comfort or contrast - choose colours, text size and highlights to suit your visual needs.

Make your books' text as big as your eyes require. Unlike other mainstream reading apps, there's no restriction with EasyReader. Zoom in with a standard 2 finger pinch or make fine adjustments with the simple sliders. There's never any blurry text or fuzzy fonts - your books' words are always crystal clear and always easy on the eye.

Navigate your books or newspapers by skipping directly to specific pages or headings. Search your book for words or phrases. Add text bookmarks or record your own audio bookmarks and return to them with ease.

EasyReader is fully optimized for use with iOS VoiceOver and iOS supported Braille displays.

“I love this app! This is a great tool for struggling readers. The best thing of all is that it is FREE! This allows my students to read the highlighted text, stop & start it, & bookmark text. I just love it. 10 stars! “ ~ ReadwithMaryMc

“Our son was diagnosed with a learning disability and was struggling to read well. EasyReader has taken home reading to a more pleasurable experience for everyone. Our son now enjoys reading books and understands what he’s reading. We can’t thank you enough for the access to a free app like this. Thank you from our family” ~ happypeterfamily

"Just for your info, EasyReader rocks. :-) I have been using it to access stuff on NFB Newsline." ~ Joseph Weakland

"Yes, this is a wonderful app for low vision people! I can now enjoy the latest books & keep up to date on the news! Thank you so much for your generosity. You. 'English' are the best!” ~ Anna, Canada

"New EasyReader app from #Dolphin is a breath of fresh air in accessing #RNIB Talking books and Newspapers and magazine for blind and partially sighted people. So much content to consume via my ears! " ~ @Chr1sLew1s on Twitter.

EasyReader connects directly to World's largest collection of accessible book libraries with 100,000s of titles:
- Anderslezen (Belgium)
- ATZ newspapers (German)
- AVH Éole (France)
- Blind Low Vision (NZ)
- Bookshare® (US)
- Bookshare Ireland (Ireland)
- Calibre Audio (UK)
- CBB (Netherlands)
- CELA (Canada)
- dzb lesen (Germany)
- DZDN (Poland)
- ILT Inläsningstjänst (Sweden)
- KDD (Czech Republic)
- Legimus (Sweden)
- Libro Parlato (Italy)
- LKF (Russia)
- Luetus (Finland)
- NBH Hamburg (Germany)
- NCBI OverDrive (Ireland)
- NLB (Norway)
- Nota (Denmark)
- Oogvereniging (Netherlands)
- Passend Lezen (Netherlands)
- Pratsam Demo (Finland)
- Project Gutenberg (All languages, no login required)
- RNIB Bookshare (UK)
- RNIB Reading Services (UK)
- SBS (Switzerland)
- Vereniging Onbeperkt Lezen (Netherlands)
- Vision Australia (Australia)

Or access newspaper services from:
- Bookshare® Periodicals (US)
- MTM Taltidningar (Sweden)
- NKL (Finland)
- Passend Lezen (Netherlands)
- RNIB Newsagent (UK)
- UICI (Italy)

** Important Information**
A login is required for the majority of the accessible book libraries that EasyReader connects to. Please contact the libraries directly to arrange your login. Books that are protected by DRM (including those purchased via Kindle and iBooks) are not compatible with EasyReader.

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What’s New

Version 3.03

Fixed the reading position issue where the position did not appear to save for Audio books

Ratings and Reviews

3.0 out of 5
30 Ratings

30 Ratings

smoky grim ,

Excellent app!

I have only just discovered this app, and can only comment on its abilities to navigate RNIB overdrive, which is what I wanted it for, and all I can say is well done Dolphin, because at long last, somebody has recognised the need to produce a simpler way of navigating what is One of the most cluttered apps I have ever seen!! Using EasyReader, I can now find books on OverDrive in a matter of seconds, double tap borrow and download them, fabulous. I have however one suggestion for improvement: would it be possible on A future app update, to include A link to the Wish List, so that we can add books to it? this would put the icing on the cake for this app for me.

Developer Response ,

Hi - thanks for the positivity and praise. We're glad you like the simplified access to RNIB OverDrive. Unfortunatley the 'Wish List' feature isn't available via the RNIB OverDrive API (the hooks they provide us), so it won't be possible to add this feature at the moment. Sorry!

jammermaisy ,

Needs lots of improvements

A Color overlay would be welcome as when you are listening to a book it’s a struggle to see the play, forwardbetc functions A night screen option is another option that would be welcome The removal of the spellchecker of keyboard whilst using this app meaning challenges when trying to search for books
No large text format is available and not compatible with iPhone large text Constantly not able to download books, says a failure message, have to wait several days before I can download Sometimes after selecting a book it doesn’t load and has a message on screen, can only wipe the app the history in order to use it again and all pending downloads are gone No option to favorite book
Rnib reading service doesn’t work well with this for some reason

Dawnsmum ,

Trouble Deleting Files

This is a really good app and I use it often. The only problem I have found is that I seem not to be able to delete some of my books, namely RNIB newspapers and RNIB Overdrive books that have expired. The Overdrive books aren't showing on my phone, but the app is taking up so much space that I am assuming this is the cause. I have tried logging out of Overdrive.

Developer Response ,

Are you still having the problem? All of the Overdrive books have expiry dates built in, so they are automatically deleted from your device once that date has past. Could you get in touch via so we can resolve your issue?

App Privacy

The developer, Dolphin Computer Access Ltd, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info
  • Identifiers

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary based on, for example, the features you use or your age. Learn More


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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