Storyist 2.2 Released - Adds ePub Support

April 22, 2010 in Software (E)

[] Sunnyvale, California - - Storyist Software, a developer of creative writing tools for Mac OS X, today is pleased to announce the release of Storyist 2.2. This update to their popular story development tool for novelists and screenwriters adds several new features, including support for exporting to the ePub format.

"Storyist 2.2 makes it easy to create ePub," says Steve Shepard, CEO of Storyist Software. "Now writers can create an ePub-formatted version of their work for iBooks, Sony Reader, Nook, and other electronic reading systems that support the ePub standard."

Other new features in the release include:

* Sharing with Stanza for iPhone: Anyone with an iPhone, a local network, and the free Stanza for iPhone application can download manuscripts and screenplays from Storyist and read them on iPhone.

* 64-bit Support: Storyist now runs in 64-bit mode on Snow Leopard.

* New Automator Actions: New styled text actions convert paragraphs with leading tabs to first-line indents and back.

Storyist 2.2 is a powerful story development tool for novelists and screenwriters. Unlike conventional word processors, it helps you track your plot, characters, and settings, and keeps all your writing organized and accessible - so you can focus on telling your story. Storyist 2.2 is compatible with Mac OS X v10.4 and higher. The download-only version is priced at $59.00 (USD) and a boxed edition with a printed manual is $79.00. Both are available through the company's online store. The boxed edition is also available at Amazon, The Writers Store, and Showbiz Software.

Founded in 2003 by Silicon Valley veteran Steve Shepard, Storyist Software develops creative writing tools for Mac OS X that make the process of writing, editing and publishing as simple as possible - but no simpler. Storyist is a registered trademark of Storyist Software LLC.