Books - Latest Releases
Bastei Entertainment's Multimedia Project Netwars Unveils New Update
Jan 22, 2015 - Bastei Entertainment today announces The Butterfly Attack 2.0.3, an update to their 3D graphic novel app for iOS and Android. Created by award-winning British novelist and screenplay writer M. Sean Coleman and the German production company Filmtank. In The Butterfly Attack, Coleman merges facts and actual events to create a captivating and visually stunning fictional story about a team of hackers hired to conduct a mock cyberwar exercise that goes terribly wrong.
On iBooks: Brain Fuel Cookbook makes brain-friendly cooking simple
Jan 05, 2015 - Independent publisher Sam Anderson announces the "Brain Fuel Cookbook: Recipes to Make Your Brain Work Better." This interactive cookbook has earned the "Made for iBooks" designation because it uses multimedia features to make the complex topic of brain nutrition easier to understand. The book explores how food affects the brain and contains well-tested recipes written specifically for those looking for simple ways to fuel this invaluable, complex organ.
Dr. Kalyan's Pirates of Bollywood Hits The Best Seller List
Jan 02, 2015 - Dr. Kalyan Kankanala's legal thriller has hit the best seller list on the first day of its launch. Pirates of Bollywood is a legal thriller on the theme of film piracy, terrorism and copyright law. The book takes the reader on an adventurous journey of Arjun, a blind lawyer, and Helen, a committed cop, as they chase pirates in Mumbai. It packs court room drama, pirate emotions, film production challenges, and more in a nail biting narrative.
Two Old Friends Team Up to Tell the Story of the Tuskegee Redtails
Dec 24, 2014 - The Tuskegee Redtails Graphic Novel, illustrated by Floyd Norman and produced by Leo Sullivan Multimedia, is a pictorial and text essay depicting the legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen. Its about the men and women who rose to the occasion to defend their country during World War II. The graphic novel is in digital form as an interactive e-book that features touch screen components, video, audio, graphics, and illustrations. This e-book is available for download on the iBook Store.
THE LETTER TO SANTA Children's iBook released for iPad
Dec 17, 2014 - Spanish award winning illustrator, Fran Bravo has launched his first ibook THE LETTER TO SANTA. Christmas time was nearing and Santa was reading and writing down the wishes of all the letters that children had sent to him. But one year, a letter remained unopened. The book is a funny and heartwarming Christmas story with an unexpected final twist. THE LETTER TO SANTA features a funny-like atmosphere and characters unlike any Santa's story.
A Parent who also Codes - The Bird Book - Just Released for iOS
Dec 15, 2014 - BME Precision Technologies, LLC today introduces The Bird Book, an Interactive Storybook for Children. Compatible with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, this entertaining storybook captures a child's attention by utilizing various interactive features ranging from bird animation, click/drag effect, coloring, voice recording and more. Each page features fun facts and sounds for various birds ranging from eagles, to peacocks, to parrots, and more.
Wanderful Apps Receive Nine 2014 Children's eBook Awards
Dec 12, 2014 - The Children's eBook Awards (CEBA) winners for 2014 were announced this week with Wanderful interactive storybooks receiving awards in several different categories. The CEBA Awards were established to celebrate the greatest accomplishments in the growing field of eBooks and Apps, and inspire readers, authors and publishers alike. The CEBA Awards provide a 'snapshot' of the current state of the children's eBook and App industry while helping drive future innovation, as well.
Tamsin Greig narrates Roobarb and Custard appbook - Out Now on iTunes
Dec 08, 2014 - UK based Box of Frogs Media today introduces Roobarb & Custard: When Custard was Grounded 1.0, a new series to its portfolio of successful children's digital content. Acclaimed actress Tamsin Greig injects her unique narrative for the wonderfully wobbly cult-classic Roobarb and Custard app book. 2014 sees the madcap cartoon celebrate its 40th birthday and what better way to celebrate than delivering the goofy green dog and his pink feline foe onto a digital platform!
YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How To Read To Kids - Little Red Hen
Dec 08, 2014 - You TELL Me Stories (YTMS) today releases Little Red Hen with WordWinks and Retell, Record & Share 1.0, the sixth illustrated book app in the You TELL Me Stories Library. Based on the classic folk tale, Little Red Hen encourages kids to participate with the use of WordWinks-questions. They can also Retell, Record and Share the story in their own voice to build memory and comprehension. Comments and vocabulary embedded within the text help parents practice the most effective way to read aloud.