[BCAB] downloading Audible books from Audible on an IPhone or Android?
steve at comproom.co.uk
Mon Apr 1 12:32:16 BST 2019
Thanks for this Pele, very useful.
All the best
From: Pele West <pele.westlists at gmail.com>
Sent: 01 April 2019 09:36
To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] downloading Audible books from Audible on an IPhone or
To speed up a book you say "Alexa, Read Faster". Below is a list of all the
Alexa Audible commands. They can also be found at
Voice Commands for Listening on Alexa Devices Alexa opens up a new world for
listening to books. Try some of these commands.
Listen to an audiobook
"Alexa, read my book" (plays your last books listened to) "Alexa, read [Tom
"Alexa, read [The Hobbit] from Audible"
Pause your audiobook
Resume your audiobook
Go back or go forward
"Alexa, go back"
"Alexa, go forward"
"Alexa, go back [45 seconds]"
"Alexa, go forward [2 minutes]"
"Alexa, next chapter"
"Alexa, previous chapter"
"Alexa, go to chapter number "
"Alexa, go to last chapter"
"Alexa, read faster"
"Alexa, read slower"
"Alexa, read at normal speed"
Set a sleep timer
"Alexa, stop reading in [12 minutes]"
"Alexa, set a [6 minute] sleep timer"
Access your library
"Alexa, what are my books?"
"Alexa, what's in my Audible library?"
"Alexa, switch profiles" when listening to an audiobook
Note: Available if have more than one profile setup through Amazon Household
Discover free content "Alexa, what's free from Audible?"
Start an Audible trial
"Alexa, start an Audible trial"
"Alexa, read [name of book not owned]", then during sample, "Alexa, buy
Note: Audible members with credits available can purchase audiobooks using
Alexa Harry Potter Quiz "Alexa, play Harry Potter quiz."
Choose Your Own Adventure
"Alexa, open Choose Your Own Adventure."
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