Archive for October, 2012

Nightmare Before Christmas, Revisited

October 31, 2012
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Nightmare Before Christmas, Revisited

Fans of Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas, this post is for you! Did you know there’s an MP3 album available, featuring all the music from the movie re-done by alternative / rock bands? It’s called Nightmare Revisited, it has an average review rating of 4/5 stars and it’s currently priced at $7.99. Marilyn Manson...

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It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Is Today’s Free App Of The Day!

October 31, 2012
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It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Is Today’s Free App Of The Day!

Today’s Amazon Free App Of The Day is the interactive storybook of It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (4.5/5 stars)! This app includes not only the book, but some fun, built-in games too. From Amazon: Oh, Great Pumpkin! Where are you? This Halloween, hang out with Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang to find out...

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Check Out Today’s KFKND Book of the Day on Your Kindle Fire: MURDER TAKES TIME by Giacomo Giammatteo

October 31, 2012
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Check Out Today’s KFKND Book of the Day on Your Kindle Fire:  MURDER TAKES TIME by Giacomo Giammatteo

MURDER TAKES TIME (Friendship & Honor) by Giacomo Giammatteo 4.7 stars – 96 Reviews Kindle Price: $1.99 Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: From eNovel Reviews: “Giacomo Giammatteo may be the Mario Puzo of our time. His debut novel is breathtaking and groundbreaking. He creates a story...

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Today’s Kindle Daily Deal — Wednesday, October 31 – Save 83% on Leonard Rosen’s Thinking Man’s Mystery, All Cry Chaos … Plus, Mark Tufo’s Zombie Fallout (Sponsor)

October 31, 2012
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Today’s Kindle Daily Deal — Wednesday, October 31  – Save 83% on Leonard Rosen’s Thinking Man’s Mystery,  All Cry Chaos  …  Plus, Mark Tufo’s  Zombie Fallout  (Sponsor)

But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor Zombie Fallout by Mark Tufo 4.4 stars – 352 Reviews Kindle Price: 99 cents Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Or check out the Audible.com version of Zombie Fallout in its Audible Audio Edition, Unabridged! Here’s the set-up: “Working as both straight up...

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Kids on Fire: A Free Excerpt From Whale Song

October 30, 2012
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Kids on Fire: A Free Excerpt From Whale Song

We’re happy to share this post from our sister site, Kids Corner @ Kindle Nation Daily, where you can find all things Kindle for kids, every day! Last week we announced that Cheryl Kaye Tardif’s International Bestseller Whale Song is our Kids Corner Book of the Week and the sponsor of our student reviews...

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FreeTime Parental Controls – Not Quite There Yet

October 30, 2012
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FreeTime Parental Controls – Not Quite There Yet

Amazon is in the process of rolling out a potentially very cool new set of features that they are calling FreeTime, and as is so often the case with 1.0 versions of new functionality, we have good news and bad news.  First, we’re excited about the things that we expect FreeTime will allow us to...

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Halloween Picture Books In Today’s Kindle Daily Deal

October 30, 2012
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Halloween Picture Books In Today’s Kindle Daily Deal

Today’s Kindle Daily Deal for kids includes three Halloween-themed picture books, priced at $1.99 each. By The Light Of The Halloween Moon (5/5 stars) – From Amazon: In this “catchy, lilting cumulative tale with glorious comical/scary illustrations” (Kirkus Reviews), a little girl’s toe taps a tune as her legs dangle from a footbridge that...

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Today’s Kindle Daily Deal — Tuesday, October 30 – Save 83% on Comedian Steve Martin’s Tender, Funny and Engaging Novel The Pleasure of My Company, Sponsored by Karen Carr’s Truth Is: I’m Dead

October 30, 2012
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Today’s Kindle Daily Deal —  Tuesday, October 30  – Save 83% on Comedian Steve Martin’s Tender, Funny and Engaging Novel The Pleasure of My Company, Sponsored by Karen Carr’s  Truth Is:  I’m Dead

But first, a word from … Today’s Sponsor TRUTH IS: I’M DEAD by Karen Carr 5.0 stars – 1 Reviews Kindle Price: 99 cents Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: Dax might be a self-destructive teenager, but he’s not supposed to be dead. When a guardian angel...

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Kids on Fire: A New, Free Neil Gaiman Halloween Audiobook, Narrated By Gaiman Himself!

October 30, 2012
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Kids on Fire: A New, Free Neil Gaiman Halloween Audiobook, Narrated By Gaiman Himself!

Neil Gaiman and Audible are teaming up for a good cause: the education charity DonorsChoose.org. Gaiman has written a brand new short story for Halloween and serves as narrator for the Audible audiobook recording too. For its part, Audible is giving the recording away for free and for every download, donating $1 to Donors...

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Instant Video Spotlight: Catching Up With Twilight

October 29, 2012
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Instant Video Spotlight: Catching Up With Twilight

With the final installment in the Twilight movie franchise set to hit U.S. theaters November 15, you may need to get caught up on the episodes you’ve missed before seeing the conclusion. Twilight (PG-13, 3.5/5 stars, currently priced at $1.99 to rent and $9.99 to buy) – From Amazon: Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) doesn’t...

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