Books - Latest Releases
Moving Tales Release Upgrades for The Pedlar Lady and The Unwanted Guest
Aug 09, 2011 - Moving Tales Inc. have released upgrades for the iPad & iPhone versions of 'The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross' and 'The Unwanted Guest' apps. Each of the Classic World Tales stories, features film-caliber, sophisticated 3D animation and text, original music and evocative filmic sound effects. The 'The Pedlar Lady' and 'The Unwanted Guest' upgrades include additional functionality and content. The user can record their own voice reading the story to be played back with the sound effects and music.
TouchyBooks leads children's digital media with 2.0 Version
Aug 08, 2011 - TouchyBooks 2.0 reaffirms its position in the digital book revolution, bringing stories together in an easy to use and very practical digital bookstore app. TouchyBooks incorporates so many characteristics that make their books stand out. Many of the interactive features in the books stimulate children's intuition and motor skills. Each feature is carefully studied by educators and parents to enhance a child's experience.
iSeeToon's ill-Fated Relationship manhwa app receives excellent reviews
Aug 05, 2011 - iSeeToon announced that ill-Fated Relationship 1.1, their new manhwa app for iOS, has received excellent reviews. Created specifically for the digital medium, ill-Fated Relationship a dark romantic webtoon between two serial killers. Including 20 chapters of the story, plus some bonus material at the end, this eBook is a manhwa which are called webtoons in Korea. manhwa are similar to webcomics, but require the reader to scroll through the comic panel-by-panel instead of page-by-page.
Sea Colours for iPad - New, Bilingual Stories and Color Learning
Jul 28, 2011 - Maroe Susti today released Sea Colours for iPad users. This is a new, delightful application specifically developed to help children between the ages of 4 and 8 learn about colors via three charming, bilingual stories that follow the life of three different sea creatures. Each screen has side-by-side English and Spanish text, and features gorgeous, colorful graphics that are adorably kid-friendly. Sea Colours is perfect for child/parent bonding and for youngsters who are just learning to read.
The Smurfs Movie Storybook - Now Available from iStoryTime for iOS
Jul 27, 2011 - iStoryTime today introduces The Smurfs Movie Storybook 1.0, their new children's storybook app for iOS devices. The Smurfs storybook follows the magical little creatures Papa Smurf, Grouchy, Brainy, Clumsy, Gutsy, and Smurfette on their exciting and unimaginable journey to a faraway land called New York City. Following the original movie storyline, it gives fans a Smurfy sneak peek of exclusive images and voiceovers from the film prior to its U.S. debut on July 29, 2011.
iPhone developer swaps apps for eBooks
Jul 27, 2011 - iPhone app developer Rod Cambridge starts work on second book after his debut entitled "How NOT To Write an App" proves successful, and announces a series of "How NOT to..." eBooks. In How NOT To Write an App, Rod uses this experience to take the reader step by step through the things that should, and shouldn't, be done when creating an app for Apple's iPhone or its rivals including Google's Android and Microsoft's Windows Mobile devices.
Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island on Sale Now
Jul 24, 2011 - Treasure Bound Books Pty Ltd today announces their best-selling "Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island" book app for iOS was named a "Top 10 Most Original Book for iPad" by Digital Storytime. Send kids on a treasure hunt for gold with this unique twist on the choose-your-adventure format. It integrates touch with storytelling, asking kids to randomly tap treasure chests to discover clues or find gold. To celebrate, Treasure Bound Books will be offering this children's book on sale.
Ambling BookPlayer Pro 1.07 for iPhone - Easy, Premium AudioBook Player
Jul 20, 2011 - Ambling Books today released Ambling BookPlayer Pro 1.07 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. This is a new application that has been built, from the ground up, to be a top-notch audiobook player. Ambling BookPlayer Pro 1.07 is extremely easy to use yet provides a host of impressive features that allow users to download and listen to free and paid audiobooks, as well as their own audio files. The app also boasts an array of functions that will delight audio and book lovers, alike.
Twinkle Twinkle - A New and Noteworthy iPad and iPhone Book App
Jul 19, 2011 - Twinkle Twinkle has earned a place in Apple's New & Noteworthy Books categories for both iPad and iPhone. The app brings together an interactive children's book, music videos and a counting exercise around the theme of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. This interactive storybook features 18 beautifully illustrated book pages with touch interactions on every page, professional narration, music and sound effects, as well as animated movie introductions for key story pages.