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2015
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BookDesign releases GuteBooks app
1 March, 2015

BookDesign is proud to announce it has released a new application, GuteBooks, for Android users. The app 
offers over 700,000 free classic e-books from authors ranging from Charles Dickens to H.G. Wells. 
These works are in the public domain which means they are totally free. The app allows the user 2 views - a graphical and a re-sizable text.

Download the app now on Google Play.

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2013
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BookDesign releases German version of the LibriVox Audio Books website
18 July, 2013

BookDesign is proud to unwrap the German version of the Librivox Audio Books website. Entitled 
Hörbücher LibriVox, the German language website displays all of the German language books from our combined catalogs.  Visit it at: http://librivox.bookdesign.biz/de/.

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BookDesign brings the Litterature Audio catalog to Livres Audio
18 July, 2013

Today, BookDesign is bringing the entire Litterature Audio catalog of over 3500 works to Livres Audio, the French language version of the LibriVox Audio Books app.  LibriVox Audio Books users will also have access to this exciting multi-lingual collection of quality audio books.

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LibriVox Audio Books exceeds 500,000 installs
9 May, 2013

BookDesign is pleased to announce that over a half million individuals have installed LibriVox Audio Books on their mobile devices.  As our applications reach a wider and wider market, BookDesign remains committed to offering quality content in an accessible attractive format.  Users agree: LibriVox Audio Books is the best mobile platform for listening to classic audio books.

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LibriVox Audio Books version 3.0 for Android released
20 April, 2013

BookDesign is pleased to announce the release of LibriVox AudioBooks Version 3.0 for Android.  The new release, available through Google Play, Amazon.com, and Barnes and Noble incorporates user reviews, making it easy for users to find popular books and share their opinions with others.

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LibriVox Audio Books released for iOS
2 February, 2013

BookDesign is pleased to announce LibriVox Audio Books for iOS.  This new release brings the convenience and selection of LibriVox Audio Books to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod platforms.  LibriVox Audio Books iOS is free, making a great selection of classic literature available to Apple customers around the world.

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LibriVox Audio Books exceeds 100,000 daily users
17 January, 2013

BookDesign is proud to announce that over 100,000 users each day rely on LibriVox Audio Books to provide them with digital content.  At any moment, hundreds of people all over the world are enjoying digital classics thanks to BookDesign.

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2012
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LibriVox AudioBooks Supporter Edition Released
24 October, 2012

Today, BookDesign released LibriVox AudioBooks Supporter Edition on Google Play.  The $2.49 purchase price helps to pay for the development costs and the server backend that drives the app.  It is also ad-free, and brings all of the features found in LibriVox AudioBooks.

You can check it out at:https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=biz.bookdesign.librivox.pro

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LibriVox AudioBooks now available on Nook
22 October, 2012

BookDesign is pleased to partner with Barnes and Noble to bring LibriVox AudioBooks to the Nook Family of Devices.  Thousands of free audiobooks are now available to Nook users everywhere.  Find LibriVox on barnesandnoble.com at: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/librivox-audiobooks-bookdesign/1113521651?ean=2940043927743.

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BookDesign brings Radio Classics to LibriVox AudioBooks
4 October, 2012

In addition to classic audiobooks from LibriVox, users of LibriVox AudioBooks can now access thousands of old time radio shows, from I Love Lucy to The Lone Ranger.  These programs come courtesy of the Old Time Radio collection at the Internet Archive, and are available free to all users.  Find them under "Radio" in the Genre tab on the latest version of LibriVox AudioBooks.

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LibriVox AudioBooks version 2.4.2 available on Google Play
1 October, 2012

BookDesign is pleased to announce that LibriVox AudioBooks version 2.4.2 is now available on Google Play.  Version 2.4.2 brings increased reliability, a new search interface and infrastructure, and enhanced listing of genres that display only the genres available in the user's selected language.  Find it at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=biz.bookdesign.librivox

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LibriVox AudioBooks passes 50,000 unique users
29 September, 2012

Today BookDesign celebrates the opportunity of bringing free classic audio books to more than 50,000 unique users.  In only a few months, hundreds of thousands of audio books have been enjoyed by these 50,000 individuals, and BookDesign is looking forward to bringing books to many more.

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LibriVox AudioBooks version 2.3 available on Amazon
25 September, 2012

BookDesign and Amazon.com are pleased to announce that LibriVox AudioBooks version 2.3 is now available through the Amazon Appstore for Android.  For the first time, the app is also available for free.  Check it out at: http://www.amazon.com/BookDesign-LibriVox-AudioBooks/dp/B0086W56I0

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BookDesign and Au Fil des Lectures
18 September, 2012

BookDesign is pleased to bring the Au Fil des Lectures collection of audiobooks to users of the LibriVox AudioBooks app.  This addition brings almost 500 French language audiobooks to our users, more than doubling the number of books available in the French language.