eBooks and Readers - A developing list of ebooks that match with books currently being read in the 9 - 12 English curriculum at FHUHS:


These books are available for free download to your personal computer, tablet or smartphone.

To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee - This digital copy is in .pdf form and .html form


Night, by Elie Wiesel - This digital copy is in .xml format This is a Kindle Content file. It can be
opened and read using a Kindle or the Kindle App on the iPad.


The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins - This digital copy is in .xml format

The Lottery and Other Stories, by Shirley Jackson - Digital copies in .html and .xml


A general listing with links to eBook sites, eTexts and Readers:

Scroll down a little bit to see the list.

eText Resources for Digital Content and Books (Secondary):

If you are looking to find a digital copy of a novel you are reading to download or content source material for your high school classes, check out these sites in your search:

Librivox
Project Gutenburg
Bookshare
Listen Up Vermont

A list of eReaders with Text-to-Speech Capabilities:

eReaders are apps and programs that read and "speak" text to the reader. (text-to-speech) Some eReaders have added features such as highlighting, a dictionary, translators, etc. Some programs specialize on web content whereas others will read web, pdf(s) and ePub documents.


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This program is offered as a free-trial for 30 days from Read and Write Gold. (Click on the icon above left to view the program) Program
connects as an extension to your Chrome browser. Reads and allows highlighting of Google Docs and documents in your Google Drive.

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Word Talk is a free plugin that speaks the text in a Microsoft Word document and will highlight as it goes. It also has a talking dictionary and can
covert text-to-speech files and save as .wav or mp3 files.


Going to want to add the accessibility feature in iOS for the iPad to read text. This is located in a couple of the Powerpoints you have done recently.










Text File Conversion:

How to add PDF files to read in iBooks on your iPad, iPod Touch or iPhone: If you want to add a pdf text to your iOS device, read this link for help.