Books - Latest Releases
BookAwardz mobile app of award-winning books of the English-language
Jan 23, 2014 - BookAwardz is the only mobile app that provides a comprehensive listing of over 2600 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 for Fiction, Man Booker Prize, Caldecott and Newbery Medals, Edgar Allan Poe Award, as well as the Modern Library 100 Best Novels, and Guardian UK 100 Greatest Novels.
Mina's Adventures - An Interactive Musical Radio Play For Children
Jan 22, 2014 - Children of four to fourteen years and their parents are welcome to download Mina's Adventures, Apps2Go's new book title for iPhone and iPad. Mina's Adventures is the world's first children's musical radio play. It supports the children's urge to see, hear and discover the imaginative world of Mina. They can make legs shake, frightened parrots lay eggs, allergic flowers sneeze, snarling dragons breathe fire and much more. The story conveys important values such as friendship, love and honesty.
Catch The Cheese! The Second Flick the Pages Quick! Book Comes To iBooks
Jan 21, 2014 - Maximum Felix Media has released Catch The Cheese!, the second in a series of iPad Flick Books. Flick the pages and see if you can catch that flying cheese! Catch The Cheese! features a flying cheese that zips around as you flick rapidly through the iPad pages. The images are accompanied by a rhyme, which gives some hints on the best technique to catch a flying cheese. The book also takes advantage of the iBook's media rich platform, and features animation and sounds.
Kalki App Offers Kalki Group Magazine Subscription in The Latest Version
Jan 17, 2014 - Great news for readers of the influential Tamil family weekly magazine Kalki, the children's monthly Gokulam Tamil and other magazines from the Kalki Group: Mangayar Malar, Deepam and Gokulam English. The updated Kalki app for iPad is available now, and makes it even easier for informative, inspiring stories and articles to enhance your life. Kalki was the pen name of legendary Tamil freedom fighter and writer R. Krishnamurthy.
Harry and Lulu: YTMS Guided Read-Aloud Book Shows How to Read to Kids
Jan 13, 2014 - You TELL Me Stories (YTMS) today releases Harry and Lulu 1.0 for iPad, the fifth illustrated book app in the You TELL Me Stories Library. Written by Caldecott Award winner Arthur Yorinks, Harry and Lulu makes kids active participants with the use of red WordWinks-questions, comments and paraphrased vocabulary embedded within the text helping parents practice the most effective way to read aloud. Kids can Retell, Record and Share the story in their own voice to build memory and comprehension.
Children's apps website Apps Playground publishes its first iPad e-book
Jan 07, 2014 - UK-based children's app reviews site, Apps Playground today introduces Apps Playground's 100 Best iPad Apps for Kids, its first e-book for iPad, offering parents a guide to the best iPad apps from 2013. Apps Playground's 100 Best iPad Apps for Kids: 2013 Edition breaks down the site's favourite apps of last year by category: Creative, Education, Stories, Playful and Games. The e-book aims to provide an accessible guide to apps for iPad-owning parents.
Insider iBook Report Reveals What's New in the Burgundy Wine World
Jan 06, 2014 - Burgundy expert Jasper Morris has chosen iBooks on the iPad and Mac to convey the latest inside news on the great wines of the region. In his innovative, interactive new eBook, winelovers can read his expert tasting notes on 1,500 wines, his judgment on vintages new and old, including a despatch direct from the 2013 harvest, and his appraisal of trends in winemaking and the marketplace. It is a true insider's report, making superb use of an exciting format.
Perdrix Apps Releases Redesigned E-Book Reader App for iOS 7
Dec 28, 2013 - Perdrix Apps today announces Perdrix TXT 1.2, an update to their popular e-book reader available exclusively for iOS devices. Perdrix TXT reformats plain text e-books and files into a book format. It allows downloading of the plain text version of public domain e-books, from gutenberg.org and archive.org. Readers can turn pages in a realistic fashion, use the intuitive "book edgeways" indicator to see where they are or skip to a different place, and use a personalized photo bookmark.
Overactive Ink releases first issue of Motion Comic series Holoradix
Dec 27, 2013 - Overactive Ink, Inc. introduces Holoradix Motion Comics, their new motion comics platform for iOS. Holoradix Motion Comics enables users to read comics in a revolutionary new way. Comics published on our platform come with original music, sound effects and animations. The comics can be read page by page as a regular print comic, but we recommend using our panel by panel mode to see our amazing artwork come to life with animations and sound effects.