Chapter 10

Finding Other eBook Sources

In This Chapter

arrow Investigating the Google Play Store

arrow Checking out the Amazon Kindle Store

arrow Using OverDrive

You can buy the Galaxy Tab S2 from sources other than Barnes & Noble, and you can apply the NOOK app to tablets from a wide range of manufacturers.

We are gathered here in these digital pages to explore the particular combination of the two companies. But because this tablet also exists outside of the world of NOOK, it’s important to know that you have many other sources of reading material to install upon it.

In this chapter, you look at a few major alternate sources: Google Books, Overdrive, SCRIBD, the Gutenberg Project, and even Amazon Kindle.

Snooping around Google Books

technicalstuff On the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, Google’s shop is called the Play Store. On some Google-branded devices it’s known as Google Play; it also had a former name, the Android Market. They’re all the same: the official store for products to be used, read, watched, or listened to on a device running the Android operating system. See Figure 10-1.

Figure 10-1: The Play Store ...

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