Apple’s all-new Apple Books app has been redesigned to replace the iBooks app. Apple Books will launch this fall in iOS 12.
Apple first presented its new redesigned Apple Books at the 2018 WWDC event, soon iPhone and iPad users can enjoy books and audiobooks coming this fall when they upgrade to iOS 12.
The new redesigned look will offer the following tabs:
Reading Now – This tab will house any current books or audiobooks that are currently being read or listened to. Also under this tab is “Want To Read,” this section will allow the user to keep a list of books or audiobooks they are interested in reading or listening to in the future. Books/audios that have been recently finished can be stored under the tab section “Complete The Series.”
Audiobooks – This new tab allows the user to make it easy to listen to their favorite books either at home or in the car with CarPlay.
BookStore – This tab allows the user to explore the vast collection of either Top Charts, Staff Pick, Editorial Collections or Special Offers & Free. The new design will make it easy to swipe between books.
Library – This tab will allow the user to see the date and timeline of past books/audios when they were finished.
The new Apple Books app will debut this fall and will be available in 51 countries, with free books being offered in 155 countries.