Kobo Reading Life

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Kobo Reading Life

Read. Discover. Collect. Share.

Kobo Reading Life is an enriched reading experience designed to enhance your passion for reading and help you get more out of your books. Unique to Kobo, there’s no better way to read, discover your next great title, collect and organize your books and articles, and share what you’re reading with others.

Read your way

Personalize your reading experience with TypeGenius. Choose from 11 adjustable font styles, 24 font sizes, plus exclusive text weight and sharpness settings to create a reading experience that’s uniquely yours.

Advanced reading features give you more out of your reading experience. Explore in-text annotations to get more of the story, expand your vocabulary with the built-in dictionary, create bookmarks, and add notes. Plus, zoom in on images and text to see every detail. You can even read PDFs.

Organize your eBooks by author, title, or alphabetically — just like your very own personal bookshelf!

Your reading dashboard

Easily access an overview of all of your key reading related activities in one dynamic view from your Kobo Homepage. Check out your recent reading activity, and news articles you’ve been reading lately, get personalized recommendations for new reading, and receive special offers from Kobo.

Beyond the Book

Connect with the story like never before. Simply tap highlighted words within a body of text and get web articles, related books, and authors that are thematically linked to the subject of the highlighted word.

Get more of what you love

Kobo Picks analyzes your reading activity and feedback and sends you recommendations based on your personal interests.

Get more from the story with Collections. Dive deeper with carefully curated content experiences that revolve around a theme such as an author, genre, or subject matter.

Featured Collections provide you with recommended content experiences from leading literary voices. You’ll discover amazing new titles and enrich your literary life. All Featured Collections have been lovingly assembled and reviewed by Kobo to deliver a unique experience that pushes your passion further. And if there’s something that really fires your passion, build your own Collections around it.

Read it later with Pocket

The Internet is a big place. If you find something that interests you but don’t have time to read it, save it to read later. You can even read it offline on your eReader, for an optimized reading experience.

Your stats and awards

Discover interesting facts and stats about your reading habits and track your progress. Get spontaneous awards just for reading.

Share what you're reading

The only thing better than reading something amazing, is sharing it with others. Post what you’re reading, your favourite passages, and reviews to Facebook® Timeline.

Kobo Reading Life
Read. Discover. Collect. Share.

Kobo Reading Life is an exclusive, enriched reading experience designed to tap into your passion for reading and to enrich your eBook, magazine, and multimedia experience. Unique to Kobo, there's no better way to read, discover your next great title, collect and organize your eBooks and articles, and share what you're reading with others.

Kobo Homepage

A dashboard for your literary life. Your Kobo Homepage is a comprehensive overview of all your key reading related activities; your recent reads, personalized recommendations, and Featured Collections all live in one dynamic view, without losing one-touch access to your favourite Android apps.

Collections

Get more from the story with Collections. Dive deeper with carefully curated content experiences that revolve around a theme such as an author, genre, or subject matter.

Featured Collections provide you with recommended content experiences from leading literary voices. You'll discover amazing new titles and enrich your literary life. All Featured Collections have been lovingly assembled and reviewed by Kobo to deliver a unique experience that pushes your passion further. And if there's something that really fires your passion, build your own Collections around it.

Beyond the Book

Connect to the story like never before. Beyond the Book offers a rich reading experience that offers Readers the backstory to their current read. Simply tap highlighted words and get web articles, related books, and authors that are thematically linked to the subject of the highlighted word. Beyond the Book is truly an immersive reading experience.

Reading Mode

Find your reading oasis with Reading Mode. Immerse yourself in the story by turning off your email, Facebook, news alerts, messaging, and Skype notifications. Not only does Reading Mode protect your reading escape, it also helps extend your tablet's battery life.

Read It Later

The Internet is a big place. If you find something that interests you but don't have time to read it, save it to read later. You can even read it offline for a distraction-free, optimized reading experience.