Voice Dream Reader is by far the most feature rich mobile TTS reader. Best of all, the features are organized in an uncluttered, intuitive, highly usable way, so that what you need is always at your finger tips. All features are fully accessible with VoiceOver.

Feature List

Voices

  • Includes Heather, a fantastic female US English voice
  • All 36 built-in VoiceOver voices in iOS 7. Each can be enhanced for better clarity.
  • Nearly 100 additional paid voices in 20 languages from Ivona, Acapela and NeoSpeech available through in-app purchase for $1.99, $2.99, or $4.99
  • Languages: English, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Dutch, Portuguese, Russian, Czech, Catalan, Polish, Turkish, Greek, and Arabic.

Loading and Managing Reading Material

  • Text extraction from PDF files
  • Text extraction from eBooks in DRM-free ePub format
  • Text extraction from plain text, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Apple Pages, RTF and HTML files
  • DAISY 3.0 text-based eBooks
  • DAISY 2.02 audiobooks
  • Audiobooks as ZIP of MP3 files, such as LibriVox
  • Dropbox, Google Drive and Evernote integration
  • Load files using iTunes via USB or WiFi
  • Bookshare integration
  • Gutenberg integration for over 40,000 free eBooks
  • Pocket and Instapaper integration
  • Built-in Web Browser to extract text from Web pages
  • Copy-paste via clipboard
  • Text Editor
  • Language translation via Google Translate through in-app purchases
  • Folders for organizing content
  • Export full text to clipboard, printer, email, and other apps
  • Export highlighted text and notes to clipboard, printer, email, and other apps
  • Open the original Web page in Safari if possible
  • Share what you’re listening with friends on Twitter, Facebook, SMS, or email (iOS 6+)

Listening to Text

  • Play-Pause with remote control enabled
  • Remembers where you stopped in each book or article
  • Powerful personal pronunciation dictionary
  • Configurable default speech rate, volume and pitch for each voice
  • Shows elapsed time and remaining time
  • Sleep timer
  • Previous and next book or article
  • Rewind and fast forward by sentence, paragraph, page, chapter, 15, 30, and 60 seconds
  • Rewind and fast forward through your bookmarks and highlights
  • Change reading speed on the fly. 50-500 words per minute
  • Change TTS voice on the fly
  • Remembers the voice and speech rate used for each book or article
  • Playlist for listening to multiple articles back to backs
  • Continues reading when you exit the app or lock the screen

Visual Interaction with Text

  • Blazing fast vertical scrolling in two modes: free and page by page
  • Synchronized word and line highlighting plus options to disable
  • Full screen mode to hide the controls
  • Focused Reading Mode with reduced text area and auto-scrolling
  • Full-text search
  • Table of content for ePub and DAISY books
  • Page numbers for PDF documents and DAISY books
  • Bookmarking
  • Highlighting and note taking
  • Customizable font and font size
  • Includes OpenDyslexia font
  • Preset light and dark color theme, plus a fully customizable color theme
  • Built-in dictionary