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Description

Top-shelf reads are now at your fingertips. View monthly picks, choose your book, and track your BFF progress all with one app.

• Be the first to see our monthly picks.
• Choose your book (or books, if you know what we mean).
• Access your account and track BFF progress.

Pumped? So are we. Go on, get into it.

This app was designed and developed in-house by Book of the Month in New York, NY.

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Shopping

Secondary: Books

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Version History

Launched Sep 23, 2019 (over 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 10 days, on average.

Feb 22
2021
(Current)
Version 1.2.2

Bugs:
*We fixed an issue that was causing the search and browse menus to auto close.
*We fixed an issue that was causing the monthly selections to flicker on the all books page.

Improvements:
*We updated the font size for contributor's credentials on the product detail pages.
*We updated the font size for future box subhead.

Feb 17
2021
Version 1.2.1

Bugs:
*We fixed an issue that caused the app to crash upon logging out.

Improvements:
*Now users can join Book of the Month on the app by redeeming a gift.

Feb 09
2021
Version 1.2.0

Improvements:
*The wait is over! Now users can enroll in the app!

Feb 03
2021
Version 1.1.48

*Improvements:
We fixed a device scaling issue that caused images on the BFF page to be cutoff.

Jan 25
2021
Version 1.1.47

Improvements:
* We added a reminder for members who completed the 2020 Reading Challenge to redeem their reward: February is your last chance to do so!

Jan 20
2021
Version 1.1.46

Bugs:
*We resolved an issue that was causing the track your order modal to show all actions with the same date.

Improvements:
*Now members can see if their boxes are delayed by the carrier.

Dec 30
2020
Version 1.1.44

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was preventing members from adding multiple merch items to their box.

Dec 21
2020
Version 1.1.43

Improvements:
* We have made improvements to the BOTY page.
* Updated box copy for in transit box state.

Dec 16
2020
Version 1.1.42

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was causing the logo to disappear on certain pages.
*Fixed a bug that was causing the add-ons checkmark to disappear in box preview.

Improvements:
*We have added the 2021 Reading Challenge that will be visible in January. WOO!
*BFFs will have the ability to ship their Free BOTY perk on the app in January.

Dec 10
2020
Version 1.1.41

Bugs:
* Fixed an issue that was causing the TBR tray to appear on the BOTY nominees category page.

Improvements:
* Members will be able to see the BOTY winner when we announce on 12/17.

Dec 07
2020
Version 1.1.40

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was impeding members to access the book previews for our monthly selections.

Improvements:
*We have added estimated delivery dates to members' boxes. Members will now also know when a box is out for delivery or delivered.

Nov 20
2020
Version 1.1.39

Bugs:
*We have fixed the flickering in the mini navigation on product detail pages.
*We have fixed the flickering on the add-ons page.

Nov 10
2020
Version 1.1.38

Improvements:
*Now members can vote for their 2020 Book of the Year nominee on the app through November 20th! Who will take home our highest honor this year?

Nov 02
2020
Version 1.1.37

Bugs:
*Fixed an issue that was causing the Submit button on the billing page not appear for gift members.

Improvements:
*Updated the RAF email previews.
*Made the book titles in the Repeat Author badge bold.
*Created an error page that allows members to reload their experience when things go wrong.

Oct 26
2020
Version 1.1.36

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was maintaining featured books' position as you browsed different categories.
*Fixed a bug that was allowing members to chose a gift email delivery date int he past.

Oct 21
2020
Version 1.1.35

Improvements:
*Now you can purchase and redeem gifts in the app. Easy-peasy and just in time for the holidays.

Bugs:
*We fixed a flicker on the mini-navigation.

Oct 06
2020
Version 1.1.34

Improvements:
*We fixed an issue that was causing some loading latencies on the all-books page.

Sep 24
2020
Version 1.1.33

*Improvements:
We made small updates to the Add-ons page, fixed some styling and spacing issues, and prepped for pumpkin spice latte weather.

Sep 18
2020
Version 1.1.32

*Bug fixes:
We fixed an issue that was impeding AMEX users from updating their card information.
We fixed an issue that was causing book titles to not update in the header upon scroll.

Aug 21
2020
Version 1.1.31

*Bug fixes:
We fixed a few small issues causing the app to crash sometimes.

*Improvements:
You will now see featured books on genre pages that you can access via the Browse menu on the add-ons page.

Jul 28
2020
Version 1.1.27

Bug fixes:
*Fixed a bug that was causing the app to crash for BFF members.

Improvements:
*We have added a pop up letting BFFs know that they get a free add-on during their birthday month.

Jul 09
2020
Version 1.1.26

Bug fixes:
*Fixed a bug that was causing the app to reload when a members shipped their 12th box to become a BFF.

Improvements:
*You can now share your book of the month with your friends from the shipment confirmation pop up. Get a free credit when they join.

Jul 02
2020
Version 1.1.25

Bug fixes:
*Fixed blurriness for account avatars.

Improvements:
*We added spell check to reviews.

Jun 24
2020
Version 1.1.24

New Features:
*BFFs will have a BFF badge next to their names in the Member thoughts section of the product pages.
*BFFs will see special confetti when they ship their boxes. YAY!

Jun 18
2020
Version 1.1.23

New features:
*Now you can refer a friend by recommending a book you have shipped! Simply go to the refer a friend page in your app and click of any of your books.
*You can also recommend books you have liked and loved from your bookshelf! Simply go to your bookshelf and click on any of your liked or loved books.

Improvements:
*Updated the rate and review experience so that now you can take both actions on one single page.
*We made slight improvements to the referral progress section on the refer a friend page.

Jun 03
2020
Version 1.1.22

Bug fixes:
*We have fixed the spacing on the pop up users who become BFFs see.
* We have fixed the missing BFF icon when a member becomes a BFF.

Improvements:
* We have added a link to the Virtual Book Tour page on our site.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

May 22
2020
Version 1.1.21

Improvements:
*We have added a new and improved account section. Now you can easily see your account information, browse your order history and even pick an avatar!

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

May 16
2020
Version 1.1.20

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was impeding qualifying members to access their reading challenge reward.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

May 04
2020
Version 1.1.19

Bugs:
*Fixed a bug that was impeding book titles to show up in the header upon scroll on product pages.

Improvements:
*Fixed the spacing on Bookshelf reviews.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Apr 22
2020
Version 1.1.18

Bugs:
*Fixed alignment of the icon on the celebration module when becoming a BFF.

Improvements:
*Added feature images of our judges on some of the book pages.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Apr 13
2020
Version 1.1.17

Bugs:
*Fixed renewal plans for gift members.

Improvements:
*Updated copy and fixed the icons for the bday coupon for BFF members.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Apr 03
2020
Version 1.1.16

Improvements:
*We updated the size of some fonts across the app.
*We improved loading states.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Mar 26
2020
Version 1.1.15

Improvements:
*We have added messaging letting you know what to expect when shipping your April books, since we made some changes due to COVID-19 safety precautions.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Mar 18
2020
Version 1.1.14

New feature:
*Next time you ship a box, you will see confetti on the box confirmation page. WOO!

Improvements:
*We are highlighting the bookshelf feature where you can find our 2020 Reading Challenge.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Mar 04
2020
Version 1.1.12

Bug fixes:
*Ability to see the zip code field when renewing into a plan as a gift member.

Improvements:
*Updated copy in the credits modal for yearly members.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Feb 25
2020
Version 1.1.11

Bug fixes:
* The link on the obsolete app version notification screen will now take you to the App store, not our site.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Feb 19
2020
Version 1.1.10

Bug fixes:
* Gift members can now successfully add in a payment method.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Feb 18
2020
Version 1.1.9

Bug fixes:
* Amex users can now update their payment method.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Feb 07
2020
Version 1.1.8

Improvements:
* Updated format for book badges.
* Updated format for the caution indicator.

If you like our app, please take a moment to rate us in the App Store. For bug reports or suggestions, you can reach us at apphelp@bookofthemonth.com.

Jan 30
2020
Version 1.1.7

Bug Fixes:
* Fixed a broken link that was crashing the app.

Jan 26
2020
Version 1.1.6

Bug fixes:
* Clicking on a different book of the month from the mini navigation was not actually taking members to a different book. This has now been fixed.

Jan 21
2020
Version 1.1.5

Bug fixes:
* The bookshelf was crashing for some users. This has now been fixed.

Jan 16
2020
Version 1.1.4

Improvements:
* The challenging read indicator was changed to Caution.

Bug fixes:
* The bookshelf was crashing for some users due to obsolete data for a book. This will no longer happen.

Jan 09
2020
Version 1.1.3

Improvements:
*Now BFFs will actually be able to redeem a free add-on during their birthday month. We love a BFF b-day!

Bug fixes:
*2019 was the first year in the dropdown on the billing page. We have updated it to say 2020.
*BFF badge is now a lot more crisp.

Jan 05
2020
Version 1.1.2

Improvements:
*Now BFFs will be able to redeem a free add-on during their birthday month. We love a BFF b-day!

Bug fixes:
*Redeeming the complimentary BFF tote no longer crashes the app. Yay!

Dec 24
2019
Version 1.1.1

New features:
*Bookshelf: you can now rate and review your books on the app. Cause when you ask, we listen.
*Reading challenges: exclusively on the BOTM app, rate your books and work your way towards reading milestones in 2020. Let's do this.

Improvements:
*Members will be able to redeem their free add-on, accrued by purchasing a gift.
*BFFs will be able to redeem their free BOTY finalist in their January box.

Nov 25
2019
Version 1.0.5

Bug fixes:
*Fixed: You can now see your log in information and the header icons in dark mode.
*Fixed: You can now successfully refer a friend through Facebook! Yay!

Oct 30
2019
Version 1.0.4

Bug fixes:
*Fixed: We improved the app loading states for a more seamless user experience on slower networks.

Oct 22
2019
Version 1.0.3

Bug fixes:
*Fixed: We improved the app loading speed and added a shimmer effect to more clearly indicate when it is loading.
*Fixed: All text can now be read in the Early Release badge (and a few others). YAY!

Improvements:
*It's now easier to refer friends and get rewards.
*We updated the Very Challenging read indicator to an orange that's not so scary.

Oct 01
2019
Version 1.0.2

Bug fixes:
*Fixed: The automatic linking was, somewhat bizarrely, taking users to Safari instead of the app. From now on, when you have the app installed and you click on bookofthemonth.com it will open in the app.

Sep 29
2019
Version 1.0.1

Now with a simpler user experience.

Sep 23
2019
Version 1.0

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