One the largest and most interesting online bookstores that we can access on the Internet is definitely the shop run by Rakuten. We're talking about Kobo Books managed by the Japanese e-commerce and that has its own mobile application for iOS and Android from which we can access its entire catalog.
The app of this bookstore offers us over 5 million books in its catalog, classified in different categories and optimized to be comfortably read from an iOS mobile device without any trouble.
Main features of Kobo Bookstore
The app of this eBook store comes along with the following features and functions:
- Adapt the text to the way you read: configure the reading experience to your liking, choosing the clarity and sharpness of the text, as well as its size and font style.
- Nighttime reading mode for low-light conditions.
- Read in horizontal or vertical mode.
- Resume your reading where you left it off and sync your progress on different devices.
- Add comments, bookmarks, and notes, and highlight any text fragment.
- Share any note on social networks of the likes of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
- Rate and review your favorite books. Read opinions from other users.
- Switch the language of the interface, choosing between English, Spanish, French, Italian, German...
Over 5 million books are waiting to be downloaded.
It's true that the offer of eReaders and online bookstores is massive, starting off with Amazon and its Kindle apps, but Kobo offers us a great alternative for any reading enthusiast.