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What's New

Version 2.1

Control audio from lock screen and control screen.
Improved VoiceOver support/Accessibility.

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
62 Ratings
62 Ratings

February 2018: App Seems to be Fixed

UPDATE February 2018: Finally! I re-downloaded the app to my iPhone 6s Plus and all seems to be working well now. My previously purchased titles are back in my library inside the app. Thank you, developers, for addressing this problem and getting the app back up to speed. If users are still having trouble getting the app to work, I suggest deleting the app from your device and then re-downloading it. Granted, I did this a couple times myself last month in January but got no results. I just did it again tonight, however, and everything seems to be working normally now. Go figure…

UPDATE January 2018: DO NOT PURCHASE! The one reviewer on here down below who said that the app is back to its old self and is working properly again is lying! I just checked again and the app is still not showing my purchased titles from a few years ago. Nothing has changed, and the app has not been improved at all. The last update was over a year ago. Do not purchase. This is a total scam. Unless my titles reappear, I will stick by my one star rating and my carefully worded review.

DO NOT PURCHASE! This app no longer works at all! The Study Guides I paid for will not download even when I click on “Restore Purchases.“ Total rip off and a scam!


Helpful tips

Am a amateur writer always thinking of new stories to write. Also looking for building blocks to create my ideas all into one like this app. The characters, outline & story all into one app - AMAZING! Haven't read the stories because I just bought it. Not going to read them. Like to see a blank app where I can create my stories & store my stories, all my stories all into one to enjoy and to edit & re-edit. Great idea - now make an app, a writers word processor for us amateurs, please, I beg you. Thumbs up on what could be the best app of all time.


UPDATE! It's back!

As of 1/5/18, The app appears to be back to its old self. Haven't tested it thoroughly, but titles are appearing in the library again as before. So unless I encounter other difficulties I will change my one-star rating to a five-star rating.

I used to love this app. Now there is nothing in the library, and it is not possible to restore former purchases. It's useless!


gWhiz, LLC
11.8 MB
Requires iOS 8.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
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In-App Purchases
  1. To Kill a Mockingbird $1.99
  2. The Great Gatsby $1.99
  3. Lord of the Flies $1.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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