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Overview

Authors by WorldLive 2.0 is here! We listened to our many loyal users and improved "the perfect app to keep up with hundreds of best-selling and other great authors." We still bring real-time updates from Facebook, Twitter, author blogs and all of an author's online life right to your fingertips, and then we added more We've added a DISCOVER screen to help you find exciting new authors in a serendipitous manner. We also now feature an AUTHOR OF THE DAY to give authors a chance to showcase who they are and what ...
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Overview

Authors by WorldLive 2.0 is here! We listened to our many loyal users and improved "the perfect app to keep up with hundreds of best-selling and other great authors." We still bring real-time updates from Facebook, Twitter, author blogs and all of an author's online life right to your fingertips, and then we added more We've added a DISCOVER screen to help you find exciting new authors in a serendipitous manner. We also now feature an AUTHOR OF THE DAY to give authors a chance to showcase who they are and what they have for you. We've made it easier for you to modify the FAVORITES scroll so that you can more easily choose from our current list of (500+ and growing) authors. You can even send FANMAIL to authors through the app.

So download Authors now, set up your FAVORITES, get closer to the authors you love and even find new ones. If we're missing an author you love that is active online use our RECOMMEND AN AUTHOR feature and we'll work on getting her or him into Authors. Enjoy and thanks!

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940043900166
  • Publisher: WorldLive Mobile
  • Publication date: 5/16/2012
  • Series: NOOKapps Series
  • Version name: 2.0.6
  • Format: NOOK App
  • File size: 2 MB
  • Sales rank: 37,876
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  • Please contact the developer directly if you would like to report a problem:
    • URL: http://support.worldlivemobile.com
    • Phone: 862-245-1744
    • Email: support@worldlivemobile.com

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 2.5
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  • Posted May 24, 2011

    :?) works for me

    Eeryone says its so bad and all but really it depends on what you're looking for.true that you cant add your own authors,but it is ok.dont see why people get so heated over something thats free and that works fine.and yes some authors youve never heard of but oh well........everyone just has to decide for themselves if they like it or not.i like it.also is nice on your eyes with what looks like wood for a backround.nice :?)

    19 out of 24 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 25, 2011

    more from this reviewer

    Great idea BUT

    Love the concept and shows promise but needs work! I want to be able to add an author not let the app pick for me. It only picked up books from my home page not my library or archived books. I only keep samples on the home page so its not much good to me in this version. Will watch for updates tho!

    9 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 28, 2011

    Good, but..

    I really like this idea but sometimes when I open another web page (like when I look something up while reading) the authors audio portion of their interviews pop up. I've been trying to get it to stop, but I haven't figured that out yet. Keep working on this app please!

    7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 31, 2011

    Worth it!

    Brad Meltzer an R. L. Stein? Awsome!

    6 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 24, 2011

    Good for B&N blog link

    I use it weekly to review the Free Fiday selection and to check if there are tech updates. Use the Nook icon-it is a link to their running blog. Good info found there about app updates, etc. Don't really find author link that useful but the Nook link is very much so.

    5 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 27, 2011

    Disappointed

    This App has very few of today's most popular fiction authors available for you to select as your "favorites". I thought it would allow you to import or add any of your favorite authors who might not be on their list; however, I am not finding that possible. I am VERY surprised at all of the best selling fiction authors that are missing! It would be a GREAT App if you could completely personalize your list of "MY AUTHORS"! If I have overlooked that possibility, please let me know.

    3 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 23, 2011

    Needs Improvement!

    It needs to have a way the user can add his or her own favorite author. The current list of authors is arbitrary.

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 18, 2011

    Really Good

    Now that you can select the authors u want 2 follow, its a really good app!

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 25, 2011

    Good idea

    This app has potential but needs many more authors on board.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2012

    This new version is incredible! it is a must have for those who

    This new version is incredible! it is a must have for those who want to keep up with their favorite authors or discover new ones.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 6, 2012

    more from this reviewer

    Still haven't quite figured this app out

    Nnothing seems to update in it. Not useful

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 1, 2012

    The App is Like Awesome! Sure they don't have all my fave author

    The App is Like Awesome! Sure they don't have all my fave authors but they still ahve the authors I like nad read about. Like the Author of the mortal instrument and Vampire Academy! They post pictures and new chapters of there up coming books and this app give me the chance to read them or look at them so I like the app a lot

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2012

    Booooooo:(

    I just tried to get it out of my nook color's archives :).... :( yep it goes through th- dont put it in youre archives

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 18, 2012

    More Authors availab,e

    Go to settings and find more Authors to add to the MyAuthors covers.

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 1, 2011

    Question?

    Is J.K. Rowling on there the auther of harry potter

    2 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 2, 2011

    Awesome App - So many great authors

    This is a wonderful App. I have found so many great best selling authors that I know and so many that I'd love to get to know. Reading is one of those pasttimes where you are constantly learning and exploring new things while broadening your knowledge with the known as well as the unknown. Taking the time out to appreciate a new author is quite beneficial. This app makes it easy to do so. Enjoy getting to know new authors you may come to have another favorite!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 12, 2013

    No way to ask questions re: problems despite their having FAQs

    When I look up an author who is not on the list, but for whom they come up with suggestions because of a partial name match, there appears to be no way that you can recommend the author you're looking up to be added to the on-going improvement of the list. That button only shows up if the no match of any sort (ex. David Drake as opposed to Georgette Heyer). VERY frustrating.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 30, 2012

    Hb

    Bad

    1 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 1, 2012

    I already have it

    I already have it and it was free and now it is not

    1 out of 8 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 11, 2011

    Awesome

    I love this app it is really good. You should so get it!!!!!!!!!!!

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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