Beautiful Epub Reader

Beautiful Epub Reader

Makes reading an epub exactly the same as an ebook in pdf format.

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What is Beautiful Epub Reader?

Beautiful Epub Reader is a Chrome extension designed to enhance your epub reading experience. It comes with a pdf-reader-like interface, allowing users to smoothly navigate through their documents. The extension saves your opened files and restores scroll position, providing a seamless reading environment. It features a supportive sidebar, night-mode, the ability to turn on/off raw css effects, parses and renders with 90%+ accuracy. Users can also change fonts and text styles to personalize their reading. Furthermore, it enables direct opening of local and downloaded epub files with user's permission.

By: Sparrow
Version: 1.5.5 (Last updated: 2023-06-16)
Creation date: 2021-05-17
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • tts
  • storage
  • fontSettings
  • declarativeNetRequest
Host permissions:
  • file://*
Size: 1.47M
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Not available on Firefox
Beautiful Epub Reader
Beautiful Epub Reader (v1.5.5)
4.80 (131) 22,814
Analyze keywords

◈ epub reader with pdf-reader-like user interface. ◈ restore the scroll position when re-opening the file. ◈ store/save opened files and its history. ◈ support sweet sidebar, night-mode, onoff raw css effect ◈ parsing and rendering accuracy 90%+ ◈ allow users to change fonts and text styles. ◈ directly open local and downloaded epub files.(the user has to manually approve this permission by visiting chrome://extensions/ and put a tick at the "Allow access to file URLs" checkbox to enable this feature.)

User reviews
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  • Easy to use
  • Beautiful design and interface
  • Has read aloud feature
  • Better than other EPUB readers
  • Works as advertised
  • Issues with text-to-speech pronunciation and pausing
  • Small font size in controls
  • Issues with transparency of index
  • Font size increase function not working as expected
  • Some user interface issues
  • Cannot adjust playback speed in real time
Most mentioned
  • Read aloud feature
  • Interface design
  • Font size controls
  • Comparison with other EPUB readers
  • Text-to-speech issues
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Risk impact

Beautiful Epub Reader is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Beautiful Epub Reader is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this extension.

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