Google relents to Apple, removes Store link from Google Books App Category: Apps Written by: Seth Weintraub @llsethj July 25, 2011 / 12:23 pm Apple AppStore E-book Google Google Books iOS iPad Kobo Share Comment . Before left and after right. You kind of knew this was going to happen: Google Books is now back in the iOS App Store, but without ability to buy books directly from online. Note the missing button at the top left. Apple, you win. Google, Users lose. Cross-posted on 9to5Google.com Related articles WSJ, Kobo falling in line in Apple’s App Store, Google Books is out (9to5mac.com) 40.714513 -74.005122 Share This Hilton hotels to let you use your iPhone as your hotel key from next year iOS 8′s iPhoto to Photos app transition to ditch Journals, Books, and Slideshows Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of follow-up comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.