The update also introduces a new Read Now home section, which shows the most recently read books. Read Now also offers free samples based on personalized recommendations, which may also be accessed through search.
Theres also a new My Library section called Uploads, which is introduced along with the apps most notable new feature: the ability to upload and read non-DRM PDF and ePub files not purchased through Google Play Books. Just use the Open In share option from other apps to upload books onto the app. Once uploaded, books may be accessed and read through Google Play Bookss apps on other platforms.
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In addition to Uploads, there are also the All Books and Purchased sections for categorizing books in My Library. Each category may be sorted by recency, title, or author.
Google Play Books 2.0 also boasts faster opening of books for the first time and the ability to double-tap to zoom any page, which isnt supported in most other e-reading apps including Apples iBooks and Amazons Kindle.