Kindle – Read Books, eBooks, Magazines, Newspapers & Textbooks

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Description

The Kindle app is optimized for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, giving users the ability to read Kindle books, newspapers, magazines, textbooks and PDFs on a beautiful, easy-to-use interface. You’ll have access to over 1,000,000* books in the Kindle Store plus hundreds* of newspapers and magazines. Amazon Whispersync automatically syncs your last page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights across devices (including Kindle), so you can pick up your book where you left off on another device.

Get the best reading experience available on your iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch:
• Shop the Kindle Store by visiting Amazon for the largest selection of books people want to read: millions of books, including hundreds of thousands of titles that are exclusive to the Kindle Store and over 1.7 million titles that are $9.99 or less.
• Get free book samples – read the first chapter free before you decide to buy via Kindle Free Sample Search.
• Customize your reading experience by choosing margin size, line spacing, background color, font size, font style, and either portrait or landscape format.
• Tap and hold text to quickly highlight important sections, easily edit or change highlight colors, and select long passages that span multiple pages.
• Exclusive to Kindle, X-Ray lets you see the “bones of the book” and learn more about notable characters, places, and phrases with descriptions from Shelfari and Wikipedia. (English Titles Only)
• Collections: Easily categorize books, docs, and magazines with a few, easy taps.
• Instant dictionary word lookup with 250,000 entries and definitions. Tap and hold a word to view the definition. You can also use previously purchased Dictionaries, such as medical, legal, or other translation references.
• Search inside the book to find a character, topic, or section you want to revisit.
• Simply tap on either side of the screen or flick to turn pages.
• You can also read your Kindle books on your Kindle e-reader, Kindle Fire, PC, Mac, Android-based device, Windows Phone 8-based device, or in your web browser with Kindle Cloud Reader. Our Whispersync technology syncs your last page read, notes, bookmarks, and highlights across devices, so you can pick up where you left off.
• Read hundreds* of newspapers and magazines including The Economist, Reader’s Digest, Martha Stewart Living, and Food Network Magazine with high resolution color images. Visit the Kindle Store to subscribe to a newspaper or magazine and have each edition automatically delivered, or purchase individual issues.
• Email PDFs & other documents to your new Send-to-Kindle e-mail address and we deliver them to your device. The documents are automatically archived in the Amazon Cloud and available for re-download on your iOS or supported Kindle devices. You can also read PDFs from Mail, Safari, or by transferring them from iTunes.
• With Kindle textbooks you save up to 60% off print list prices when you buy, and up to 80% when you rent. Use the Notebook in your Print Replica textbooks to review your bookmarks, highlights, notes. Tag and filter the most important items to study.
• Accessibility features make it easier for blind and visually impaired customers to navigate their Kindle libraries, read & interact with books, and more. Enable VoiceOver in your device settings to begin. A quick reference to gestures can be found under the FAQ section in settings.

* Selection and price of books and periodicals in the Kindle Store may vary by country.

What's New

Version 4.4 (Jul 29, 2014)

Kindle for iOS Version 4.4 provides several customer-requested features that make sync and navigation easier.

Sync to the most recent page read - Any books you are reading on Kindle for iOS will now sync to the most recent page read across all Kindle devices and/or reading apps registered to your Amazon account. Customers can still manually sync to the furthest page read from the left navigation menu.

Kindle Placeholders – Allow customers the freedom to explore other areas of the book without losing their current place. Jump directly to previous locations with “placeholders” on the progress bar.

Notes Export – Studying for the next exam or writing the next term paper just got easier. Students can now export notes, highlights, and more to e-mail from their “Print Replica” textbooks, giving students easy access to their information.

Wikipedia Smart Lookup - Select a word and learn more from Wikipedia in the Info Card at the bottom of the page.

Performance and stability improvements.

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Version 4.3 (Jun 10, 2014)

Listen to Audible audiobooks! Customers owning both the Kindle and Audible versions of a title can now listen to the audiobook right in the Kindle app.

Now you can use the Kindle app to switch back and forth between reading a Kindle book comfortably at home and listening to the story while driving to work.

Additional Features Include:
•Access to more than 45,000 Kindle/Audible title pairs, including best sellers
• Find audiobooks compatible with items in your Kindle library – audiobooks are delivered by Audible, an Amazon company
• Whispersync for Voice automatically synchronizes reading progress between the Audible and Kindle versions of a book
• Read and listen to a Kindle book at the same time; pages turn automatically
• Narration speeds up to 2x and a sleep timer
• Download an entire collection – gives customers the ability to download an entire collection with the tap of a button, making it easier for readers to download in bulk and load their favorite books on a new iOS device
• Students can now find terms that are in X-Ray for Textbooks by using search – occurrences in X-Ray are shown right above occurrences in the book
• Finding where an X-Ray term occurs on a textbook page is now easier – tap a page thumbnail in the X-Ray feature and you will see the term highlighted in the page of the book
• Performance and stability improvements

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Version 4.2 (Apr 22, 2014)

● Table of Contents: customers can now access their table of contents from the left panel navigation menu from within most books and see chapter headings and page numbers. Curious readers can tap a chapter to navigate directly to that part of the book.
● X-Ray Smart Look-Up: Look up Amazon exclusive X-Ray information without ever leaving the page. Select a word or name and learn more about the concept, person, or place in the Info Card provided at the bottom of the page.

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Version 4.1.2 (Feb 04, 2014)

Performance and Stability Improvements

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Version 4.1.1 (Jan 17, 2014)

Stability and Performance Improvements

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Version 4.1 (Jan 06, 2014)

Kindle for iOS Version 4.1 brings new features to students (flashcards), multiple improvements to the reading experience based on customer feedback, and stability & performance improvements.

NEW to Students

• Flashcards (print replica textbooks only): Students can now convert important terms from the X-Ray for Textbooks feature or their notes and highlights into flashcard sets for studying. Students can keep track of concepts or terms that have been mastered and those that need more practice, allowing them to improve their recall of the subject.

• Improved in-book search: Search in print replica textbooks is now faster and more powerful. Search terms based on the words in the book are suggested to students as they type. Results are almost instantaneous. Students will love the speed and convenience.

NEW to Readers

● Notebook Filters: Readers can now easily filter bookmarks, notes, highlights, and even specific colored highlights, making annotations much easier to find. Customers can also navigate directly to the annotated passages for context.

● Page Footers: Readers can now see page numbers or time left in book on the lower left page footer. Readers can switch between page #, time left in book or a blank footer by simply tapping on the text or empty area. A setting is available to turn off the page footer.

● X-Ray Update: Readers who want to go deeper into the story will appreciate the updated experience. X-Ray characters and terms can now be sorted by relevance, alphabetically, or in order of appearance in the book.

● Dictionary Redesign: The Dictionary Interface has been updated for iOS7 and makes it easier for customers to switch between alternate language and purchased dictionaries.

● Stability and Performance Improvements

NEW to the Library – Collections multi edit capability

● Collections Refinements: From the library view, customers can now see which collections a book already belongs to and can add to or remove from multiple collections using multi edit. Readers will find it easier to manage their collections.

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Version 4.0 (Sep 18, 2013)

Major Update Includes Brand-New Design & Collections! Kindle Version 4 is beautifully redesigned around the themes of deference, clarity and depth. Collections give customers the ability to simply and easily organize their libraries.

Updates include:
• Collections: Easily categorize books, docs, and magazines with a few easy taps
• Flatter style controls create a sharp, new customer experience
• Translucency effects keep constant connection between customers and their content
• Slide-out menus in Library and Reader that combine key controls and glide to the touch
• Performance and Stability Improvements

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Version 3.9.2 (Sep 08, 2013)

This is a fix for a Kindle issue with the upcoming iOS7 OS upgrade that may cause customers to have to re-register and re-download books from Amazon. Please download and install - this is a required update before upgrading to iOS7.

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Version 3.9.1 (Aug 08, 2013)

• Stability and performance improvements

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Version 3.9 (Jul 30, 2013)

• Kindle Free Sample Search - From the existing Library Search, customers can now search Amazon's catalog of millions of Kindle books and download free samples from within the app. New books are easier than ever to find.
• Bring Your Own Dictionary - Customers can now use previously purchased Dictionaries, such as medical, legal, or other translation references to define words in any of their other eBooks. Dictionaries downloaded to the device automatically appear in the selection list.
• Accessibility Quick Reference - Accessibility gestures for blind and visually impaired customers are included for quick reference and can be found under the FAQ section in settings. The guide has been translated for all supported languages.
• Instant Cover Loader – Book cover art displays quicker and more fluidly.
• Bug Fixes/Stability Improvements

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Version 3.8.1 (Jun 18, 2013)

Fix for customer-reported bookmark issue

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Version 3.8 (Jun 05, 2013)

• Line Spacing - loose, normal, and tight line spacing options change the page layout to suit your reading preference
• Multipage Highlights – highlight long passages that span multiple pages for added convenience
• Print Replica Textbooks notebook improvements – filter by type: notes, bookmarks, and highlights by color; Sync starred notes between devices
• Accessibility Improvements – select a higher maximum font size, bug fixes
• Bug Fixes/Stability Improvements

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Version 3.7 (May 01, 2013)

• Accessibility features make it easier for blind and visually impaired customers to navigate their Kindle libraries, read & interact with books, and more. Enable VoiceOver in your device settings to begin.
• Easily rate and review books by accessing ‘Before you go...’ directly from The ‘Go to’ menu
• Enhancements to ‘Before you go…’ including the ability to download a free sample and email yourself a reminder about recommended books.
• Additional Font Selection for Japan - Hiragino Mincho ProN (Serif)
• Bug Fixes/Stability improvements

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Version 3.6.2 (Feb 27, 2013)

• Fix for Registration Issue
• Various Bug Fixes and Security Fixes

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Version 3.6.1 (Feb 27, 2013)

Note: There is a known issue with this update. If you are an existing Kindle for iOS user, we recommend you do not install this update at this time.

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Version 3.6 (Feb 14, 2013)

• Multicolor Highlights – Four color choices make it easier to distinguish important passages.
• Book End Actions – Just finish your book? Share the accomplishment with friends on Facebook and Twitter. Rate and write your own review. See other books that might interest you and add them to a wish list.
• Brightness Control – the brightness setting will now be saved across device sleeps.

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Version 3.5 (Dec 04, 2012)

• X-Ray for Books - see the “bones of the book”. X-ray helps you learn more about notable characters, places, and phrases with descriptions from Shelfari.com and Wikipedia.
• Manga Image Rendering Improvements

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Version 3.4 (Oct 24, 2012)

• New Font Choice: Caecilia
• Publisher Font: Read the book in the publisher suggested font
• Support for Japanese, including Vertical Text & Manga
• X-Ray for Textbooks gives you instant access to all the most important terms and concepts in a book, with glossary definitions, links to relevant textbook pages, and related content from Wikipedia and YouTube (available on many of the most popular print replica textbooks)

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Version 3.3 (Sep 21, 2012)

• iOS 6 Optimization
• iPhone 5 Support
• *Updated* Brightness Control: Added a lower brightness range for improved nighttime reading and use in dark conditions.
• *New* Change Fonts: Optimize your reading experience with new font selection options.

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Version 3.2 (Aug 29, 2012)

New features in 3.2:
• Adjustable Margins (iPad): Choose from three layouts for your preferred reading experience.
• Rapid Highlights: Quickly mark important passages for handy reference later.
• Improved Brightness Control: Refined the brightness slider to be more responsive and optimized font hues for better viewing.
• Highlighting for illustrations and photos in Print Replica Textbooks: You can now highlight photos, illustrations, tables, and charts.
• Notebook for Print Replica Textbooks: Notebook compiles all your bookmarks, notes, and highlighted passages, photos, and images. Tag and filter the most important items to study.
• Improved navigation for Print Replica Textbooks: Quickly flip through textbook pages and easily jump back-and-forth using the page thumbnails and back/forward buttons.

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Version 3.1.1 (Jul 02, 2012)

New features in version 3.1.1:
- This update fixes bugs and compatibility issues.

New features in 3.1 for iPad users:
- Read children’s books, comic books, and graphic novels with beautiful layout and full color. Over 1000 children’s titles are available including Brown Bear and Curious George and comics such as Batman and Superman.
- Improved reading experience on iPad: Smaller margins and a cleaner look help you focus on the author's words.

New features in 3.1 for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch:
- Search: Quickly locate your content by searching for a title or author.
- Google and Wikipedia: This update fixes an issue that prevented lookup of words on Google and Wikipedia.

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Version 3.1 (Jun 14, 2012)

iPad users:
- Read children’s books, comic books, and graphic novels with beautiful layout and full color. Over 1000 children’s titles are available including Brown Bear and Curious George and comics such as Batman and Superman.
- Improved reading experience on iPad: Smaller margins and a cleaner look help you focus on the author's words.

iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch:
- Search: Quickly locate your content by searching for a title or author.
- Google and Wikipedia: This update fixes an issue that prevented lookup of words on Google and Wikipedia.

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Version 3.0.1 (Mar 21, 2012)

-Fixes an issue where some books are not displayed in the library
-Enables playback of multimedia in Kindle Editions with Audio and Video
-Fixes issues with stability and search of Print Replica textbooks

New features from our recent 3.0 release:
-New library design: View your content in a new, updated look and feel. iPhone users can now choose to view their library in grid view.
-Cloud view: Easily access all of your content in the cloud in a simple, combined view.
-Optimized for the new iPad Retina display.

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Version 3.0 (Mar 15, 2012)

-New library design - view your content in a new, updated look and feel. iPhone users can now choose to view their library in grid view.
-Cloud view - easily access all of your content in the cloud in a simple, combined view.
-Optimized for the new iPad retina display.

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Version 2.9 (Dec 21, 2011)

iPad:
• New Design for Magazines: Kindle for iPad customers now have access to the huge selection of over 400 magazines and newspapers that are available on Kindle Fire. Magazines such as Martha Stewart Living, Food Network Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, Popular Science and many more are displayed in rich full-color pages. Customers can buy a single issue or subscribe to popular magazines and leading newspapers and have them wirelessly delivered to the Kindle for iPad app.
• Read print replica textbooks including rich formatting and layout of the print editions and support for notes and highlights, zoom and pan, and linked table of contents.

iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch:
• Email documents to your new Send-to-Kindle e-mail address and we deliver them to your device. The documents are automatically archived in the Amazon Cloud and available for re-download on your iOS or supported Kindle devices.
• Open PDFs from Mail or Safari, by transferring them from iTunes, or by sending them to your Send-to-Kindle email address. The Kindle PDF reader supports PDF table of contents and thumbnail navigation for quickly jumping through the document.
• New library organization allows you to view your Kindle Books, Newsstand, and Docs.

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Version 2.8.5 (Oct 08, 2011)

• Improved page turn animation on iPad and new book-style page turn animation on iPhone. Enable this in the application settings.
• Adjust brightness while reading on iPhone - tap the Aa button to change screen brightness.
• Simplified feedback and customer service contact - please continue sending us your feedback!
• Localized app language in French, Spanish, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese.

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Version 2.8.1 (Aug 16, 2011)

Fixes a formatting issue in newspapers and magazines.

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Version 2.8 (Jul 25, 2011)

• This update removes the Kindle Store button from the app.
• Read over 100 newspapers and magazines including The Economist and Reader’s Digest with high resolution color images. Visit the Kindle Store to subscribe to a newspaper or magazine and have each edition automatically delivered, or purchase individual issues.
• Customers who receive newspapers and magazines on Kindle can download recent editions to their iOS devices from Archived Items. Many newspapers and magazines are supported, and more are on the way.
• Share quotes and passages with your friends and followers on Facebook and Twitter while reading.

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Version 2.7 (Apr 21, 2011)

• Kindle for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad are now available in German for customers purchasing content from the Amazon.de Kindle Store.
• Instant dictionary word lookup in German-language books using the Duden Deutsches Universalwörterbuch.

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Version 2.6.1 (Mar 15, 2011)

New in 2.6:
• Real page numbers for thousands of books in the Kindle Store, with more coming soon. Now you can make proper citations in the classroom or follow along with people reading print books in a book club.
• View your percentage completed while reading on iPhone.
• Home screen now shows your progress through books on iPhone and on iPad in list view.
• Lookup words on Google and Wikipedia without leaving the app.

New in 2.6.1:
• Fixes a crash some customers experienced when starting the app.

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Version 2.6 (Feb 14, 2011)

• Real page numbers for thousands of books in the Kindle Store, with more coming soon. Now you can make proper citations in the classroom or follow along with people reading print books in a book club.
• View your percentage completed while reading on iPhone.
• Home screen now shows your progress through books on iPhone and on iPad in list view.
• Lookup words on Google and Wikipedia without leaving the app.

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Version 2.5.1 (Jan 20, 2011)

Fixes a crash some customers experience when starting the app

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Version 2.5 (Jan 10, 2011)

• Continue downloading books while the app is in the background on iOS 4 devices.
• Access millions of free and out-of-copyright books from Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, and other online sources. Open supported files from Safari and Mail or use File Sharing in iTunes to transfer files to your Kindle app.
• Improved image zoom
• New book indicator
• Bug fixes

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Version 2.3.1 (Oct 12, 2010)

• Choose between one and two column view in landscape on the iPad. To change the column display, tap the screen to activate reading controls and tap the ‘Aa’ button to open View Options.

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Version 2.3 (Oct 05, 2010)

• Books display in two columns when reading in landscape orientation on iPad
• Book Extras including character lists, plot summaries, and series information are available for many popular books. Book Extras are powered by the Shelfari.com community and can be accessed from the Go To menu while reading.
• Bug fixes that improve app stability

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Version 2.2.1 (Aug 23, 2010)

• Improved highlight sensitivity to reduce inadvertent highlights when turning pages
• Fixed a crash some customers experience when highlighting a word
• Corrected a problem where the most recent page is not saved when returning to the app
• Other bug fixes based on customer feedback

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Version 2.2 (Jul 29, 2010)

• Instant word lookup on included FREE dictionary with 250,000 entries and definitions
• Search inside the book on iPad
• Improved experience for searching inside the book on iPhone and iPod Touch
• Improvements to line-spacing on iPad
• Look up words on Google and Wikipedia
• Fast app switching and bug fixes on iOS4 devices

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Version 2.1.1 (Jun 23, 2010)

* Optimized for iPhone 4 Retina display
* Kindle Editions with Audio/Video

Coming soon in the next release:
* Instant word lookup on included dictionary with 250,000 entries and definitions
* Look up words in Google and Wikipedia
* Search inside the book on iPad

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Version 2.1 (Jun 11, 2010)

* Addition of bigger fonts and more font sizes on iPad
* Easier and faster navigation between home and archived items on iPad
* Search inside the book (presently for iPhone only)
* Display download progress and percentage

Coming soon in the next release:
* Instant word lookup on included dictionary with 250,000 entries and definitions
* Look up words in Google and Wikipedia
* Search inside the book on iPad

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Version 2.0.1

• Bug fixes for iPad
• Improved text contrast

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Version 2.0

Optimized for iPad. This initial Kindle for iPad release has been tested on the official iPad simulator provided by Apple.

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Version 1.3 (iPhone OS 3.0 Tested)

Kindle for iPhone is now available in more than 60 countries.

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Versions

4.4Jul 29, 2014Current release
4.3Jun 10, 2014
4.2Apr 22, 2014
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4.1.2Feb 04, 2014
4.1.1Jan 17, 2014
4.1Jan 06, 2014
4.0Sep 18, 2013
3.9.2Sep 08, 2013
3.9.1Aug 08, 2013
3.9Jul 30, 2013
3.8.1Jun 18, 2013
3.8Jun 05, 2013
3.7May 01, 2013
3.6.2Feb 27, 2013
3.6.1Feb 27, 2013
3.6Feb 14, 2013
3.5Dec 04, 2012
3.4Oct 24, 2012
3.3Sep 21, 2012
3.2Aug 29, 2012
3.1.1Jul 02, 2012
3.1Jun 14, 2012
3.0.1Mar 21, 2012
3.0Mar 15, 2012
2.9Dec 21, 2011
2.8.5Oct 08, 2011
2.8.1Aug 16, 2011
2.8Jul 25, 2011
2.7Apr 21, 2011
2.6.1Mar 15, 2011
2.6Feb 14, 2011
2.5.1Jan 20, 2011
2.5Jan 10, 2011
2.3.1Oct 12, 2010
2.3Oct 05, 2010
2.2.1Aug 23, 2010
2.2Jul 29, 2010
2.1.1Jun 23, 2010
2.1Jun 11, 2010
2.0.1
2.0
1.3 (iPhone OS 3.0 Tested)First tracked
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Current Version - 4.5 - 1,614 ratings
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All Versions - 3.3 - 195,298 ratings
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About

Compatibility: Universal

Category: Books

Updated: Aug 25, 2014

Version: 4.4

Size: 36.6 MB

Language: Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish

Seller: AMZN Mobile LLC

Rated 4+:


Requirements: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

App ID:  302584613  [Copy]