How to use the BookSniffer App Android

Rotate your phone to use this tutorial, then click the arrow on the right side of this page to scroll to the first tip. 

You can scroll back or forward at any time with the left and right arrows. Let’s get started! Rotate your phone and click the arrow to the right.

Welcome to BookSniffer!

Hello 🙂  This is the starting point for book readers and book lovers who are just starting out with the BookSniffer app. Click “I’m New!” to start a new account with BookSniffer. Don’t worry, our step by step process is quick and easy! Already made an account? Click “I’m Back!” and pick up right where you left off!

Welcome back!

This is your home screen, where the magic happens. Here you can find all sorts of things to do in the app. Browse for deals, search for books, take a break and scroll through memes. Want to browse your own personal library and TBR Pile, catch up on news from your favorite authors, or change your account info? Click on “My Stuff.” Go ahead, give it a try!

Find *just* what you're looking for!

Search by book title or search by author. Didn’t see what you wanted under Quick search? Try the Advanced search.  You can filter by author, title, genre, keywords, price, and release date. Once you have selected your filters, select “Sniff out my books!” See the next page for filtered results for Christopher Patterson. 

Scroll through your search results and Follow your favorite authors!

The BookSniffer search results display the most relevant results first. Want to keep up on all of the latest news and messages from Fantasy author Christopher Patterson? Click the “Follow This Author” button. When Chris has a message to send to his readers, you’ll be the first to know!

Didn’t find the book you were looking for? Click “More from This Author” and scroll through ALL of Christopher Patterson’s books. Found the book you were looking for? Click the Kindle link and the app will send you straight to Amazon to purchase your new book!

Want to read it later? Click “Add to My Library” and add it to your “TBR” pile. Scroll through to the next slide and see a list of options for organizing your TBR pile, because, honestly, those things can get out of hand quickly!

Have you already bought Mr. Patterson’s new book, but want to keep it handy on your electronic bookshelf? Click through for more options.


Read it? Loved it? Add it to your library!

You can add any of the books you find on BookSniffer to your very own personal library. Select “Add to My Library” and from there you can add it to you fully customizable library. You can add as many sections and shelves as you’d like, and name them whatever you want. Want to change bookshelves? No problem.  Hold down on the book a menu will appear with options! You can move between sections, shelves, and back to your TBR! Want to send the book to your spouse as a gift idea? Hold down on the book and select “Recommend to friends.” The options are endless with your personal library!