Google Books for iPad Updated Today

Google Books just updated its iOS app with a bunch of new features and bug fixes. The iPad app now has a landscape mode and a fancy page turn. Google  improved the search function as well as the general book-buying experience. Most of the annoyances

According to the iTunes listing, the app is also faster. I don’t have my iPad handy, so could someone confirm this?

What do you think of the improvements.

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