Alexa Voice Command Examples: Read Books with Ease

Are you looking to learn how to use Alexa to read books with ease? Below are some voice command examples that can help you make the most of this feature. Just say the commands quoted below to get started!

General Commands

“Alexa, read The Great Gatsby.”
“Alexa, pause.”
“Alexa, resume reading.”

Navigational Commands

“Alexa, go back.”
“Alexa, skip ahead 30 minutes.”
“Alexa, go to chapter 5.”

Speed and Volume Control

“Alexa, read faster.”
“Alexa, lower the volume.”
“Alexa, turn up the speed.”

Bookmarking and Saving

“Alexa, bookmark this page.”
“Alexa, save my progress.”
“Alexa, mark this as unread.”

Contextual Commands

“Alexa, who is the author of this book?”
“Alexa, what is the publication date?”
“Alexa, summarize this chapter for me.”

Interaction Commands

“Alexa, share this book on social media.”
“Alexa, recommend a similar book.”
“Alexa, add this book to my wishlist.”

Accessibility Commands

“Alexa, change to high contrast mode.”
“Alexa, increase text size.”
“Alexa, enable dyslexia-friendly font.”