Alice

Developer: Geoffrey Clements

Current Version: 2.1.3

Last Updated: 4 years ago

Download Size: 4.4 MB - Download

Description:

Alice is a pleasant to use eBook reader that supports both PDF and ePub books. (Non Digital Right Managed DRM.) Alice uses Spotlight to locate files in your home directory that it can open so there is no need import eBooks into Alice. Alice was developed to make reading eBooks enjoyable.

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Release Notes:

- Save toolbar changes
- Support dragging items from Storage to Library and from Library to Storage. This makes it easier to move items to and from Storage.

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Most Helpful Reviews

5/5
Version 0
Review by ludwig1024

Pretty good - Overall, I like this app. It doesn't try to import all my books into its own directory like other ebook readers. Instead, I just tell Alice which directories to find my books in. I didn't like that the navigation uses two keys (Cmd + Left/Right), but I was able to reset those keys to just (Left/Right) in Alice's Keyboard Shortcuts in the global System Preferences. Unfortunately, in this version there's no keyboard shortcut for increasing or decreasing the font size. Ugh. Another thing I found broken is the navigation after clicking on an Image. Going back doesn't take me to the page where I clicked on it. Instead it starts navigating through the images in the epub file. Still. Even with these flaws, it's a pretty decent epub reader. At the very least, I prefer it to all the other alternative epub readers I've tried and ended up hating.

Found helpful by 1 out of 1 people
1/5
Version 0
Review by scarlets93

Disappointed - Even with the updates keeps hanging up and I constantly have to force it to quit. I love the idea and it is potentially very good but has become furstrating to try to use.

Found helpful by 3 out of 3 people