Google Play, the world’s largest eBook collection, just got bigger. Google now allow you to import your personal PDF and EPUB files from Google Drive directly to Google Play Books.
The files one uploaded can be accessed on your Android, iOS and the web.
“Whether you’re a student with a backpack full of PDF printouts or an avid reader with hundreds of pages held captive on your computer, relieve your back and start adding files today!,” Google stated.
To upload files, visit https://play.google.com/books and click the “Upload files” button to access stuff in your Drive.
After uploading your files, you can enjoy reading them with all the nice features available such as: “bookmarks, highlights and notes, dictionary and more.”
In addtion, your reading progress, highlights etc are synced to the cloud, “so if you have multiple devices, you can easily pick up reading anywhere!,” Google adds.
And finally, the Google Play Books app has a fresh new design with the new “Read Now” section with books you’ve recently purchased, uploaded or read, giving you access to what you want to read most.