Barnes and Noble today announced NOOK for Web, a new digital reading experience that allows you to instantly sample and read NOOK Books from any PC or Mac Web browser - no sign-in, software download or NOOK account required to begin reading. Here is more info:
Now, anyone browsing Barnes and Noble's online digital library from their PC or Mac can click the "Read Instantly" icon to sample virtually any book for free. NOOK for Web also makes it easier than ever for NOOK customers to read purchased content virtually anytime, anywhere by simply signing into My NOOK to start a new book or pick back up from their last page read. NOOK for Web is compatible with all PC and Mac Web browsers, including Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox and Safari, with support coming this Fall for Internet-enabled tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices.
Beginning today, Barnes & Noble is also offering six bestselling NOOK Books in their entirety at no charge for readers to try NOOK's award-winning digital reading experience online. Visit www.nook.com/NOOKforWeb to browse the list of complimentary titles available, instantly read the sample and download the entire book for free using any Web browser now through July 26.
NOOK for Web features:
-Enjoy free samples of the majority of NOOK Books and begin reading with just a click on the "Read Instantly" icon. There's no need to sign in, create an account or download additional software in order to sample content. NOOK for Web supports all PC and Mac-supported Web browsers including Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox and Safari.
-Get lost in a great read with the realistic book-like layout, including clear page numbers at the bottom of each screen and an innovative slider allowing users to easily track the number of pages remaining in a chapter or quickly scroll to another section.
-Customize the reading experience using the intuitive navigation bar. Choose between 8 fonts and 8 font sizes and a single or double page layout. Simply collapse the navigation bar once preferences are selected to reveal a clean, easy-to-read page.
-Rate, review and share thoughts or recommend books via Twitter, Facebook or e-mail without even leaving the book.
-Access more information about the book while reading, plus thousands of helpful editorial and customer reviews at your fingertips.