Flipboard Launches New Books Section And Integrates Apple's iBookstore to Further Book Discovery PR Newswire PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 15, 2012 PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Flipboard introduces a new way to browse books. Launching with sectionsabout books, readers canbrowsethrough literature, cookbooks, travel guides and other categories, and easily buy titles directly from the iBookstore. The new sections give readers a fun new way to discoverinteresting and exciting books by simply flipping throughcatalog-like pages full of books. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121115/SF13971) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110630/SF28686LOGO-b) "Buying a book is simple, but finding abook that interests you is hard. There are so many great books out there,waiting to bediscovered," said Christina Mace-Turner, head of publisherpartnerships at Flipboard. "By surfacing books available on the iBookstore on Flipboard, readers will encounter great books naturally, alongside the kinds of content they're already reading about, so they canexplore popular books as well as discover the many thousands of amazing books in the long tail." The book sections are now available in10countries: there are 25 customized and localized sections for the UnitedStates, Canada,the United Kingdom,Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, The Netherlands, Italy, and Spain. Sections range from Fiction & Literature, Biographies & Memoirs, Business books, Cookbooks, Travel and more. Each title includes the publisher's description and a link to the book's page on the iBookstore so when readers discover interesting books, they can buy them frictionlessly on iOS and easily add them to their iBooks Library on iPad, iPad mini, iPhone, or iPod touch. Flipboard is available for free from the App Store on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch or atwww.itunes.com/appstore. About Flipboard Flipboard is the world's first social magazine, a single place to see everything you care about. Inspired by the beauty and ease of print media, Flipboard is designed so you can easily flip through news from around the world or stories from right at home, helping people find the one thing that can inform, entertain or even inspire them every day. Start reading your magazine by downloading Flipboard at www.flipboard.com. The company is based in Palo Alto, California and backed by legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures and Insight Venture Partners. You can follow us at twitter.com/flipboard. SOURCE Flipboard Website: http://www.flipboard.com Website: http://www.itunes.com Contact: Christel van der Boom, FLIPBOARD, Inc., +1-415-373-2737, email@example.com
Flipboard Launches New Books Section And Integrates Apple's iBookstore to Further Book Discovery
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