Books - Latest Releases

RedRover App Aims to Teach Children Empathy Towards Animals

May 19, 2016 - Sacramento Non-Profit RedRover today launches The Restricted Adventures of Raja children's app to promote empathy and extend their popular RedRover Readers program from schools to consumers. E-Books for Empathy 1.0 is an innovative app to help kids ages 7 to 11 practice empathy skills. Parents & educators can use questions woven into the story to help kids identify the behaviors and emotions of animal and human characters and imagine how the characters are feeling, skills necessary for empathy.


App Developer Wasabi Productions Launches One Giggly Gorilla

May 04, 2016 - Wasabi Productions today releases One Giggly Gorilla 1.0.3 the sequel to its highly acclaimed Ten Giggly Gorillas for iOS. This delightful, child-safe app lets kids help one, then two, three, four & more gorillas get to the bananas at the top of the tree. The fun is in catapulting each gorilla up to the branch above. And the learning is in listening to and learning to follow the instructions in the narration, recognizing colors & numbers and using simple logic to help the gorillas on their way.


Snapeas 3.0 - Popular iOS book creation program goes Universal

Apr 18, 2016 - Lake Effect Solutions, LLC today announces Snapeas 3.0, an important update to their popular iOS book creation program. Snapeas is the easiest way to create beautiful hard cover, captioned photo books from the photos on an iDevice. Version 3.0 is optimized to take full advantage of the larger screen size provided on all versions of the Apple iPad, including the 12.9 inch iPad Pro. It's great to see all 24 image thumbnails on one screen, so you can more easily select and sequence your photos.


iClassics turns Oscar Wilde into Interactive Tales - Born to be iWilde!

Mar 24, 2016 - iClassics Productions S.L today introduces iWilde Collection 1.0 for iOS, its fourth collection of reinvented classics featuring the Irish aesthete Oscar Wilde. Step into a universe where flowers, trees and statues are living, breathing creatures that bear witness to how beauty and kindheartedness can suffer in a cruel world. Ready your senses for an unforgettable palette of colors and sensations, where imagination and interactivity combine to give you a literary experience like no other.


iLovecraft Collection drops the price to $1.99 for a limited time

Mar 15, 2016 - iClassics Collection today drops the price on their most successful app, iLovecraft Collection, a spellbinding dose of terror stories, seasoned with science fiction with an immersive and terrifying backdrop. This collection gathers 3 interactive masterpieces, featuring amazing artwork by David G. Fores and captivating original soundtrack by Miquel Tejada. The anniversary of H.P. Lovecraft's death seems to be a good pretext to rediscover classical terror in format of literature 3.0.


Ever After Tales Wins Best Preschool eBook Award With Little Emily

Mar 14, 2016 - Hollywood kids app developer, Ever After Tales wins this year's best preschool eBook award at the prestigious Kidscreen Awards 2016 with "Little Emily," an interactive, animated eBook, based on the story by Eugene Trivizas. Little Emily is a delightful interactive eBook about Emily who lives on a beautiful planet her father Alex painted for them, filled with sunflower jungles, pink hippos and peppermint lakes. The ceremony took place on February 9th in Miami, Florida.


Poe's Anniversary: iPoe Collection drops the price to $1.99

Jan 15, 2016 - iClassics Collection today drops the price on their iPoe Collection apps for iPhone and iPad.The iPoe Collection features three volumes and gathers some of the well known works of Edgar Allan Poe such as The Raven, The Black Cat and The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar, from the unusual and different perspective of an interactive adventure. Edgar Allan Poe's Anniversary is on January the 19th and seems to be a good pretext to rediscover classical terror in format of literature 3.0.


MacNN Pointers eBook enjoys iBooks, Kindle chart success

Jan 12, 2016 - MacNN Pointers: Get More from Your Apple Software, by William Gallagher and Charles Martin, an eBook of Mac, iPhone and iPad tutorials from two of MacNN's writing team. In celebration of 20 years of MacNN, this specially curated and updated collection of tutorials shows you how to solve common problems, discover brilliant new features and get more out of Mac OS X and iPhone/iPad iOS. This eBook has stormed up the charts of online book stores across both sides of the Atlantic.


Spanish edition of new Indie Game Development iBook now available

Dec 22, 2015 - Magnin & Associates have announced the Spanish translation of Indie Game Development available on the Apple iBooks Store. Relying heavily on veteran game developer, Ed Magnin's 35+ year career in the game industry, this eBook provides an overview of what it takes to make an indie game and help new indie developers avoid some common pitfalls. Today, the company continues to develop iOS, Android, and Windows Phone games. The iBook is translated into Spanish by Emily Hicks of Rowlett, Texas.