Books - Latest Releases
The Alice App: A Mash-up of Lewis Carroll & An Elegant Art History Class
Apr 29, 2014 - Illustrator and creator, Emmanuel Paletz has released The Alice App 1.0, his ambitious and artistically creative mobile app project. Paletz brings users on a visual and engaging journey of Lewis Carroll's whimsical Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Emmanuel Paletz's illustrations have incredible detail, subtle imagery, and historical influence disguised by the whimsy of a children's storybook. It's a mash-up of Lewis Carroll and an elegant art history class.
BKSHLF 1.0 for iOS - A Modern Reading List for the Avid Reader
Apr 29, 2014 - Independent developer Stephen Morris today introduces BKSHLF 1.0 for iOS, a simple and elegant reading list for the modern reader. BKSHLF makes it easy to keep track of the books you want to read and the books you have enjoyed. Users can learn more about books they are interested in; add books by searching or by scanning a book's barcode; and link to buy books from multiple sources, including iBooks and Amazon. Users can also connect a Goodreads account for easy access to their basic shelves.
Bookmix Launches Easy Way for Writers to Create, Collaborate and Connect
Apr 18, 2014 - The new no-cost app Bookmix 1.02 empowers anyone to write anywhere from a few lines, to a few hundred pages, and share their unique creation with readers around the globe. Users can also invite others to participate in writing their book, which can lead to a whole new world of fresh ideas and interesting developments. The app is designed with an outstanding interface that lets users cut and copy text with a single tap, as well as access suggested words and phrases.
MultiTouch Book for iPad Breaks Ground in Enhanced Literary Fiction
Apr 09, 2014 - Author and illustrator, Stephan J Harper today introduces Venice Under Glass 1.0, his new MultiTouch book for iPad. Venice Under Glass is the first example of a novel-length work of literary fiction created with iBooks Author specifically to take advantage of the multimedia capabilities of the iPad. Venice Under Glass breaks new ground in a unique reading experience with illustrations, interactive galleries, 3D animated scenes of Venice and the music of Vivaldi woven into the story-line.
Little Ark Interactive Launches Animated Storybooks
Apr 03, 2014 - Little Ark Interactive has launched "The Story of Creation" and "Daniel in the Lion's Den" for iOS devices. Presented in a lively, non-denominational manner for children 3-7, these two stories deliver an interactive reading experience with fully animated content featuring the popular stories from the Old Testament Bible. These important and timeless stories spring to life on every page encouraging readers to fully interact with all of the characters and words for hours of story fun.
Deepti Daryanani announces new Children's Book App: New Best Friends
Apr 02, 2014 - Maadchick Networks announces New Best Friends 1.1, a new children's book title designed exclusively for iPad devices. New Best Friends combines gentle animated movies and colorful books to tell inspiring stories rooted in eternal values. The app supports reading development, narration and language learning skills as well as the self growth of every child, including special children. Features of the app includes, record your own voice, highlighted read along subtitles and read by myself.
BibleOn Delivers a Fresh, Modern Approach to Bible Reading
Mar 18, 2014 - BibleOn from Noah Inventions is a game-changing app designed for an international audience that features a true rich study material experience, high quality, clutter-free text layout, design and display, powerful customization tools, and more. Users can mix any bible translation with any of the available study materials, and easily read study notes and bible text side-by-side. The app offers advanced searching, quick and intuitive canonical & alphabetical navigation, and infinite text scrolling.
Haab Entertainment releases SHERLOCK: Interactive Adventure 1.0 for iOS
Mar 17, 2014 - Haab Entertainment introduces SHERLOCK: Interactive Adventure 1.0, its new book title for iPhone and iPad. This brand new project is a unique interpretation of Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Red-Headed League, but it is far more than just another iPad/iPhone version of the book. This is the first app of its kind that manages to combine a book and an audiobook, neatly incorporating historical research and an illustrated encyclopaedia, along with film clips and video game elements.
Photos: Interactive iBook reveals the secrets of mobile photography
Mar 15, 2014 - UK based iOS Guides introduces Photos 1.0, its latest interactive book available exclusively in the iBookstore for iPad and OS X Mavericks. Written by best-selling author T A Rudderham, Photos reveals the secrets of mobile photography, making it possible for anyone to take a stunning picture with their iPhone or iPad. This brand new, interactive iBook features in-depth tutorials, videos, stunning high-resolution images and interviews with the world's best iOS photographers.