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  • Category: Books & Reference / E-reader
  • Published by: Turnipsoft ?
  • Size: 5.7 MB
  • Supported processors: x64, x86, ARM
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Learn more: Website & Support
  • Notes:
    Freda+ is still being actively developed; we're working now on features for the social reading experience (e.g. sharing book lists, reviews and annotations), plus improved page layout and rendering (of images, notably). If you have any problems with the app, or you have any suggestions for new features, please contact us at freda@turnipsoft.co.uk .

freda+

Freda+ is a program for reading electronic books (ebooks) on Windows. It reads EPUB (DRM-free), MOBI, FB2, HTML and TXT format books. The program offers customisable controls, fonts and colours, plus annotations and bookmarks, and the ability to look up dictionary definitions and translations, and (new feature) text-to-speech reading. Freda understands EPUB formatting information (bold/italic text, margins and alignment) and can display images and diagrams in books. Freda can get books from on-line catalogs like Feedbooks, Smashwords and the Gutenberg Project. Or if you have an existing book collection, you can use OneDrive, DropBox or Calibre to share it with your phone. Freda can also download books from any website and from email attachments. You can download books and keep them on your phone, so you can carry on reading when you don't have network connectivity, and you can pin your favourite books to the Start page. Freda+ is a paid-for app. If you don't want to pay, download the Freda app instead - it's the same as this one, except that it shows advertising at the bottom of the main screen. The manual is at http://www.turnipsoft.co.uk/freda .

Features:

  • Allows access on-line book catalogs (Feedbooks, Smashwords, Gutenberg, Manybooks, Ebooksgratuits, ... ) plus OneDrive and DropBox
  • Can work with the Calibre ebook library manager
  • Includes dyslexic-friendly settings (and the the OpenDyslexic font), to assist reading for people affected by dyslexia
  • Provides bookmarks, highlighting and annotations
  • Offers any options for cutomising text appearance and layout
  • Displays book layout including tables, diagrams and italic/bold text
  • Synchonises your last read position, when you read on multiple devices
  • Lets you tag books by subject, and sort/filter your bookshelf
  • Offers text-to-speech, speedread and auto-scroll

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11 August 2015

Love the app! But crashes occasionally, from time to time the app will show as if I didn't download the book, when I've been reading AMD using a book for school the past 3 months. =( does that with different books!!


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6 May 2015

Love it


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8 February 2015

This application needs notes capability. Thank you.