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How to remove Google Play sample books from my library without them coming back?

I have the Google Play Books app on my Android tablet, and there are three books included with it: Alice in Wonderland, The Three Musketeers, and Treasure Island. When I go to my library and hit the ...
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Google Play Books - Navigate back to reading passage text

Often in ebooks there are links embedded in paragraphs that reference some image or figure in the previous chapters or sections. Once I've clicked on it (and viewed that image), how do I get back to ...
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Disable full screen view in Google Play Books

On my 2013 Nexus 7, the Google Play Books app makes use of the new full screen feature in Android 4.4 KitKat to hide the system bars when the app is in use. This adds nothing useful to the experience, ...
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Why Google Play Books incompatible my Nexus 5?

Today , I've bought a nexus5 ,and I wanna download Google Play Books on Google Play website . But I got the prompt message like above image display.
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How do I remove the top and bottom bars on Google Play Books when I'm reading?

The top and bottom bars are obtrusive and covers the top and bottom part of the text in the books I read. I tried tapping on the screen once but the bars would only flicker and not hide. Is there a ...
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How can I read my epub books in Google Books for Android?

Has anyone been able to take and place an epub book inside the Google Books app or know how to do it?
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Where does Google Play store its ebooks on an Android device?

In the Google Play Books Android application, there is an option to keep an ebook on a device if the user wants to do it. So when you decide to do such a thing, the ebook may be stored somewhere on ...
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What countries is Google Play Books available?

I wanted to install Google Play Books app from Play store. Unfortunately I got message, that This item cannot be installed in your device's country. Can someone point me to list of countries, ...
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Where is Google Play Books storage location? [duplicate]

I found hints that the location might be "Android/data/com.google.android.apps.books". I don't have that folder. I have searched every file in my system looking for the book file. I have folders: ...
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Google Books errors on HTC Sensation on application launch

Google Books Android crashes on loading, and whenever I have auto-sync enabled (which is hence very disruptive) I always get the error twice: The application Books (process ...
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Google Books in Android emulator

Has somebody been able to run Google Books in the emulator? I've installed this app, but when I run it, the only thing I get is a "Google Accounts" - "0 accounts" banner, with the rest of the screen ...
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Import pdf files to google play book application

I want to import my own PDF files to google play book reader and read them using this application. But without any hacking I cannot read not purchased PDFs in google playbook. I'm not looking for an ...
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Is there a PDF/eBook Reader like the “Google Playbook” Tablet?

I'm a really big fan of the Google Playbook reader, especially for an Android Tablet. I love the 2 columns and the effect when you go to other page. So I was wondering, is there a PDF/eBook reader ...
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How do I turn Google Play Books pages with Voice?

I use Google Play Books a lot, especially for tech books and programming etc. Is there any way I can turn pages of an app, specifically Google Play Books, using my voice?
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Is there a way to trigger the menu in Play Books without a menu button?

On my HTC One X there is no menu button. Once I have selected a book and started reading all the menus disappear (for changing font size or scrolling through the book), the only way I can get them to ...
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Google Books crashes on loading - workaround? (HTC Desire Z 2.3)

Google Books Android crashes on loading. Is there a workaround to stop this, while I wait for the developers to fix? The application Books (process com.google.android.apps.books) has stopped ...
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How to see the back cover referenced on page 2 in Google Books?

In Google Books app, page 2 of "Bleak House" by C. Dickens or "Faust" by J.W. Goethe and other public domain books reads: This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved on library shelves before ...
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How can I search the contents of the books I added to my Google books?

I want to search the contents of the books I added to my Google Books account. The Google Books web site offers a search my library option. But I want to search the contents of the books in my ...