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NOOK Book, The: Everything you need to know for the NOOK, NOOKcolor, and NOOKstudy

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NOOK Book, The: Everything you need to know for the NOOK, NOOKcolor, and NOOKstudy

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  • Copyright 2011
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-4119-9
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-4119-6

Make the Most of Your New B&N NOOKcolor or NOOK ebook Reader!

Read books, play media, get free content, uncover powerful, little-known features you’ll love!

Do all this, and much more...

·    Learn about the NOOKstudy capabilities

·    Root your NOOKcolor and NOOK to add third-party apps from the Android Market

·    Find and read free books on your NOOKcolor or NOOK

·    Use B&N’s unique LendMe™ feature to lend and borrow books

·    Play music, audiobooks, podcasts, even video

·    Automatically download full-color book covers

·    Use your NOOKcolor or NOOK to browse the web

·    Add highlights and bookmarks

·    Read B&N ebooks on your iPhone, iPad, computer, Android phone, or Blackberry

·    Set up your own color wallpaper or screensaver

·    Even publish your own ebooks with B&N PubIt

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Getting Started with Your NOOKcolor    1

Chapter 2: Customizing and Configuring Your NOOKcolor    13

Chapter 3: Reading on Your NOOKcolor and Beyond    33

Chapter 4: Lending and Borrowing Books with LendMe on Your NOOKcolor    67

Chapter 5: Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations    77

Chapter 6: Playing Music, Audiobooks, Podcasts, and Videos    85

Chapter 7: Using NOOKextras and Surfing the Web    95

Chapter 8: Using the Social Features of Your NOOKcolor    119

Chapter 9: Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOKcolor    129

Chapter 10: Rooting Your NOOKcolor    141


Chapter 11: Getting Started with Your NOOK    153

Chapter 12: Customizing and Configuring Your NOOK    161

Chapter 13: Reading on Your NOOK and Beyond    173

Chapter 14: Lending and Borrowing Books on Your NOOK Using LendMe    187

Chapter 15: Using Highlights, Bookmarks, and Annotations    191

Chapter 16: Playing Music, Audiobooks, and Podcasts    195

Chapter 17: Shopping and Visiting B&N on Your NOOK    201

Chapter 18: Browsing the Web on Your NOOK    207

Chapter 19: Rooting Your NOOK    211

PART III: Beyond the NOOKs

Chapter 20: Reading Beyond Your NOOK    223

Chapter 21: Managing Your ebooks with Calibre    267

Chapter 22: Using My NOOK Library    277

Chapter 23: Using PubIt to Sell Your ebooks    281

Appendix A: Understanding ebook Formats    285

Appendix B: Sources for ebooks Other than B&N    289

Appendix C: Sideloading Adobe Digital Editions    291

Appendix D: Using Picasa to Create Wallpapers and Screensavers    293

Appendix E: Can I Read This Here?     297

Appendix F: Frequently Asked Questions    299

Index    301

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