Books - Latest Releases
World's Best App for Kids Available Free For iOS
Jun 04, 2014 - 7 Magic Islands today introduces the World's Best app for kids, an interactive story app for iOS featuring a thrilling adventure about the most daring and dangerous pirates taking part in the World's Best Pirate competition. With the vibrant illustrations, sound effects, professional narration and comical heroes and villains, the World's Best app will capture children's imaginations, teach them about the lives of daring pirates and cultivate their love for the wonderful world of reading.
Boj The Collector Appbook Released by Box Of Frogs Media
May 23, 2014 - Box of Frogs Media today announces the release of the first iOS appbook in a series of 3, Boj The Collector featuring Jason Donovan as the narrator. The Boj series is a celebration of childhood. Boj is a free-spirited bilby - a rare bandicoot from the Australian Outback, full of creativity and messy fun. In the first release, Boj finds out all about collections and what they mean to him and his buddies. Join Boj around Giggly Park has he collects, builds and makes stuff from other stuff.
Tasa releases the complete Mineralogy book series available on iBooks
May 22, 2014 - Published by Tasa Graphic Arts, Inc., in association with the Mineralogical Society of America, all 24 chapters of The Mineralogy and Optical Mineralogy digital book series for iPad and Mac are now available on iBooks. This series is specifically designed to take full advantage of the latest digital media technology to empower students and teachers of mineralogy. The series feature color photographs, illustrations, movies, 3D models that can be rotated, interactive diagrams and review questions.
BookAwardz mobile app adds Women's Prize for Fiction list
May 19, 2014 - BookAwardz is the only mobile app that provides a comprehensive listing of over 2800 award-winning English-language books from the most prestigious book awards in the U.S. and United Kingdom. These include complete lists by year of all winners and finalists of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award, PEN/Faulkner Award, Man Booker Prize, Women's Prize for Fiction, Caldecott & Newbery Medals, Edgar Allan Poe Award; and the Modern Library 100 Best Novels, and Guardian UK 100 Greatest Novel.
Netwars Blends Fact and Fiction in a New Cross-Platform Entertainment
May 15, 2014 - Bastei Entertainment today introduces The Butterfly Attack, an interactive graphic novel app available for iOS and Android users. Created by award-winning British novelist and screenplay writer M. Sean Coleman, The Butterfly Attack graphic novel app is just one component of the Netwars Project, a cross-platform, fact-based, multimedia experience that uses fictional characters to explore the very real threat of digital warfare in today's technologically driven society.
Box Of Frogs Media releases Birgitte Berteldatter's app book journal
May 14, 2014 - Brighton based publisher, Box of Frogs Media today introduces Birgitte Berteldatter's Brilliant Birds and Beasts: Volume 1, their brand new iPad appbook aimed at children of all ages. Dive into the bizarre & exciting world of Birgitte Berteldatter, eccentric explorer and adventurer extraordinaire! Written & illustrated by Jenifer Toksvig and read by sister Sandi, this beautiful and extraordinary project features hand drawn illustration, unique and crafted animations with original composed music.
Small Physics Experiments for iOS - Physics Experiments for Kids
May 06, 2014 - Learn physics in your living room or at school! Okiwibook today introduces Small Physics Experiments 1.0 for iOS, its new app that helps children discover physics. Turn your iDevice into a real scientific laboratory. Discover a series of small fun and easy science experiments to make at home, in your living room or kitchen. All the experiments are illustrated and explained step by step with video. Once the experiments performed, you will be able to test your knowledge with the Quiz.
New App Encourages Children To Visit God Everyday - Dear God Kids 1.0
May 05, 2014 - Y Factory today introduces Dear God Kids 1.0 for iOS devices, a new children's app based on Anne Fitzgerald's best-selling spiritual book series. Dear God Kids contains 96 questions that children can ask God. Each question also includes words of guidance and a relative Bible verse. Encouraging kids to visit God everyday, Dear God Kids allows children to search for a specific question based on topic, keyword, and Bible verse. They can also collect favorite questions and share them on Facebook.
Sync and Share Kindle Highlights and Notes with Snippefy 1.7 for iOS
May 01, 2014 - Snippefy LLC today announces Snippefy 1.7, an update to its popular iOS app that syncs with Amazon Kindles. With a single tap, Snippefy extracts all the eBook covers, highlights, and notes from a user's Kindle so they can read and share their Kindle highlights and notes quickly and easily. Snippefy allows exporting to Evernote and Dropbox as well sharing notes to social media. Version 1.7 includes an optimized offline mode, a new dictionary, and the addition of bundle pricing options.