Books - Latest Releases
iStoryTime's Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs No. 1 Top Free iPad Book
Oct 10, 2013 - Award winning children's publisher, iStoryTime today introduces its Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs book app for iOS. Based upon the Sony Pictures Animation comedy favorite, this book takes readers on an interactive and narrated adventure alongside Flint Lockwood and his lab partner, Steve the monkey. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is the top free iPad book in the U.S. and top five on iPhone in the U.S. It was also selected by Apple for "Best New Apps" and "Best for Ages 6-8" for iOS.
In First Week Axel's Chain Reaction N10 in US iPad Apps For Ages 6 - 8
Oct 10, 2013 - Axel's Chain Reaction is about a boy who has a hard time connecting with his peers because of his distracted, fidgety behavior. Axel struggles with challenges that many children face: clumsiness, making friends, and on top of it all, Daniel, the class bully. In an attempt to win over his classmates, Axel strives to create an impressive moving sculpture. This children's book reached #14 in the iPad Books category in the US App Store, and ranked in the top 25 in 48 countries the week it launched.
OzApp Reader Lets Users Browse and Read their Favourite Issuu Magazines
Oct 09, 2013 - Indie developer Zhang Li today is proud to announce OzApp reader for iOS. OzApp Reader lets users easily browse and read their favorite no-cost magazines on the Issuu publishing content network. A simple and intuitive interface that anyone can use, regardless of their level of technical know-how. It has a handy category sorting function that makes it even easier and faster to find articles, publishers, and issues of interest. The app is available for iPad, iPhone and Android devices.
First Interactive Children's Novel for iBooks, Johnny & Doomsday Machine
Oct 09, 2013 - Writeur Films today announces iTunes has released David Titcher's comic-adventure "Johnny and the Doomsday Machine", the first interactive kids' novel in the iBook format. The author is known for his screenplays for such movies as "Around the World in 80 Days" (starring Jackie Chan & Arnold Schwarzenegger) and the enormously popular "The Librarian: Quest for the Spear" (starring Noah Wyle and Bob Newhart), for which he was nominated for both a Saturn Award and a Writers' Guild of America Award.
Striding Bird - An Interactive Tale, updated for Kids
Oct 08, 2013 - The popular Striding Bird - An Interactive Tale has been updated the new Kids section on the App Store. Striding Bird - An Interactive Tale is an inspirational story about a young bird and his journey to find happiness. Join Striding Bird as he struggles to make sense of the world around him. A uniquely loveable character with a story that all creatures big and small will be able to relate to. Striding Bird for iPad ties together great storytelling with fun animations and unique interactivity.
Play Creatividad offers the App iPoe Collection for free only today
Oct 07, 2013 - Play Creatividad announced that the iOS App "iPoe Collection" Vol. 1, the unique interactive Edgar Allan Poe experience, will be Free only for today in order to celebrate the 164th anniversary of Poe's death. Winner of a Publishing Innovation Awards among other international recognitions, the iPoe Collection presents a new way to experience reading where illustrations, animations and soundtrack invite you to delve, as never before, into the macabre stories of Edgar Allan Poe.
Crowded Fiction: Can a dyslexic video game maker's app get kids reading?
Oct 02, 2013 - Vidya Gamer LLC today introduces Crowded Fiction 1.0.2 for iPad. Created by dyslexic video game maker, Joe Booth, Crowded Fiction is an innovative new eBook app that aims to get kids passionate about reading. It uses multiple video game inspired strategies to make fiction interactive, tactile, social and competitive. Jackson's Choice is the debut interactive eBook on Crowded Fiction. Each chapter of Jackson's Choice has a dilemma that is determined by the combined choice of the crowd.
Get Inspired By Mahatma Gandhi's Life Story with new iPad App
Sep 30, 2013 - Touchzing Media today introduces Mahatma Gandhi Interactive Biography 1.0, its latest book title developed exclusively for Apple's revolutionary iPad device. Designed specifically for the iPad screen, this app features a complete interactive biography of Gandhi with rare photographs, videos and articles covering all the major events and people of his life. With Gandhi's birth anniversary coming on October 2, this app presents the life story of one of the most inspiring men who lived.
Something Blue - Flick Books Come To iBooks
Sep 27, 2013 - Maximum Felix Media is releasing Something Blue, the first in a series of digital iPad Flick Books. Something Blue features a squishy blue monster that gets bigger and bigger as you flick rapidly through the iPad pages. The images are accompanied by a rhyme, which according to the author, is what might have happened if Edgar Allan Poe and Doctor Seuss got together and wrote a rhyme about a horrible blue monster. This Flick The Pages Quick! Book, will be available in the iBooks Store October 1st.