NOOK Book, The: An Unofficial Guide: Everything you need to know about the NOOK HD, NOOK HD+, NOOK SimpleTouch, and NOOK Reading Apps, 4th Edition
Product Author Bios
Patrick Kanouse works as the structured authoring program manager for Pearson Education. Always a bookworm, he has gladly adopted ebook reading technologies, while still appreciating and valuing the printed book.
Patrick also teaches business technical report writing at IUPUI. Outside of teaching about writing, reading on his NOOK Tablet, and writing about his NOOK Tablet, he writes poetry, publishing a PubIt book at BN.com that you can read on your NOOK Tablet, NOOK Color, or NOOK.
Make the Most of Any B&N NOOK--Including NOOK HD, NOOK HD+, NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight, or NOOK Reading Apps!
Read books, play media, get free content, and uncover powerful, little-known features you’ll love!
Do all this, and much more...
- Sample B&N content for free before you buy it
- Mark up your NOOK Books with highlights, annotations, and bookmarks
- Buy, rent, or stream popular HD movies and TV shows
- Create up to six NOOK Profiles on your NOOK HD or NOOK HD+--one for every member of the family
- Listen to music, podcasts, and audiobooks with the NOOK Music Player
- Read full-color comics, graphic novels, and magazines
- Lend and borrow books with B&N’s LendMe
- Read your NOOK Books on your smartphone, tablet, or home computer
- Make scrapbooks from catalogs and magazines for later reference
- Share your reading status, recommendations, and ratings on Facebook, Twitter, or BN.com
- Manage your content with My NOOK or powerful third-party Calibre software
- Create personal NOOK wallpapers and screensavers
- Browse the web more efficiently with your NOOK HD+ or NOOK HD
- Explore one of the largest collections of interactive books for kids
- Use PubIt! to publish and sell your own ebook at BN.com
Download a bonus chapter (“Reading Beyond Your NOOK: NOOK App for Windows 8”) here.
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Table of Contents
PART I: NOOK HD+ and NOOK HD
Chapter 1: Getting Started with Your NOOK HDs 1
Chapter 2: Customizing and Configuring Your NOOK HDs 15
Chapter 3: Reading on Your NOOK HDs and Beyond 49
Chapter 4: Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations 89
Chapter 5: Reading and Using NOOK Books for Kids Features 97
Chapter 6: Lending and Borrowing Books with LendMe on Your NOOK HDs 103
Chapter 7: Playing Music, Audiobooks, and Podcasts 111
Chapter 8: Watching Videos on Your NOOK HDs 119
Chapter 9: Using NOOK Apps and Surfing the Web 129
Chapter 10: Using Catalogs and Scrapbooks 147
Chapter 11: Creating and Using Profiles and Your NOOK Today 153
Chapter 12: Using the Social Features of Your NOOK HDs 161
Chapter 13: Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOK HDs 175
PART II: NOOK Simple Touch
Chapter 14: Getting Started with Your NOOK Simple Touch 185
Chapter 15: Customizing and Configuring Your NOOK Simple Touch 191
Chapter 16: Reading on Your NOOK Simple Touch and Beyond 201
Chapter 17: Lending and Borrowing Books with LendMe on Your NOOK Simple Touch 213
Chapter 18: Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations 217
Chapter 19: Using the Social Features of Your NOOK Simple Touch 221
Chapter 20: Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOK Simple Touch 225
Chapter 21: Rooting Your NOOK Simple Touch 231
PART III: Beyond the NOOKs
Chapter 22: Reading Beyond Your NOOK: Mobile Apps 239
Chapter 23: Reading Beyond Your NOOK: Desktop Apps 289
Chapter 24: Managing Your ebooks with Calibre 327
Chapter 25: Using My NOOK Library 337
Chapter 26: Using PubIt to Sell Your ebooks 347
Chapter 27: Reading Beyond Your NOOK: NOOK App for Windows 8 351 [This chapter is available on the Downloads tab of the book's website: http://www.quepublishing.com/store/nook-book-an-unofficial-guide-everything-you-need-to-9780789750600]
Appendix A: Understanding ebook Formats 369
Appendix B: Sources for ebooks Other than B&N 373
Appendix C: Can I Read This Here? 377
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