Barnes & Noble has launched its NOOK e-book reader for Android-based devices.  The bookselling giant’s app lets users browse for books from their smartphones wirelessly and download from more than one million e-books. Features include reading in landscape or portrait mode, text and font adjustment, and the ability to share e-books with friends for up to 14 days.

The NOOK app works on Android 1.6 devices or higher and is available now for free on the Android Market.

  • midtoad

    this app is crap! take a look at the size of the download: 5MB. When you install it, it takes up an enormous 17 MB, larger than any other app on my device! it’s 30 times the size of the Kobo app and 10 times the size of the Kindle app. Whoever wrote it is incompetent. FAIL!