OverDrive Read-along eBooks have professionally recorded narration that plays along while you read in your web browser. Learn more about read-alongs.

Specific compatibility

For best results on a computer, you'll need:

  • Windows 7 or newer
  • Mac OSX 10.9 or newer
  • A Chromebook (Chrome OS)

Currently, the web browsers that work best on a computer are up-to-date versions of:

If you're using a mobile device, you'll need:

  • Android 4.1+ (you'll also need to use Chrome, not the stock Android web browser)
  • iOS 9.0+

Why is the compatibility for read-alongs different than other OverDrive Read eBooks?

Publishers supply the narration audio for read-along eBooks. Depending on which audio formats publishers provide, the audio component of read-along eBooks may only work on certain web browsers and devices.

Last Updated: Feb 13, 2017 12:40PM EST