By Ray Williams, 28 June, 2012 Forum iOS and iPadOS I have the bookshare app and was wondering am i restricted to synthetic voices only? or can I use a NLS bard style of a talking book program files to listen to books? what i would realy like to do is listen to NLS books on my iphone. Options Log in or register to post comments Comments wishful thinking, kind of You cannot read BARD books on the iPhone at this time. However, you are not limited to synthesized voices. The program can load other daisy books, if you find them. However, since bookshare and BARD are the two largest book sources in the U.S., you may have trouble. If you do find them, use iTunes file sharing.