Archive for August, 2016

Kids on Fire: Story/Activity Book Apps

August 31, 2016
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Kids on Fire: Story/Activity Book Apps

These great virtual pop-up book apps from Story Toys are fun and educational, and they feature charming two-page pop-up spreads with interactive games. Here’s what reviewers are saying about Story Toys virtual pop-up book apps: “Stunning. If I had to sum up this app in one word it would absolutely be stunning.” ~ Danielle...

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Cool breezes and leaves changing mean it’s time to fall back in love… with this 12-in-1 boxed set!
Heartbreakers And Heroes by your favorite contemporary authors

August 31, 2016
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Cool breezes and leaves changing mean it’s time to fall back in love… with this 12-in-1 boxed set!  Heartbreakers And Heroes by your favorite contemporary authors

Today’s Kindle Daily Deals! brought to you by: Heartbreakers and Heroes by Virginia Nelson, Jennie Marts, Michelle Major, Sharla Lovelace, Carmen Falcone, Codi Gary, Christine Glover, Veronica Forand, T.J. Kline, Jodi Linton 4.9 stars – 29 reviews Kindle Price: 99 cents On Sale! Everyday price: $2.99 Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle?...

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Genre Spotlight: Highly Rated Memoirs & Biographies

August 30, 2016
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Genre Spotlight: Highly Rated Memoirs & Biographies

These highly-rated biographies and memoirs will inspire and fascinate, even more than novels can—because the stories they tell are true.   Diary of a Stage Mother’s Daughter: A Memoir (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $9.99) The Glass Castle meets The Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother in this dazzlingly honest and provocative family memoir...

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Music Spotlight: Bargain Priced Classical Box Sets

August 30, 2016
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Music Spotlight: Bargain Priced Classical Box Sets

These big box set collections of classical music are currently on sale for just $2.99 or less each in Amazon’s MP3 Store, and they’re HUGE: over 100 tracks each! The Big Mozart Box (5/5 stars) The Big Handel Box (4.5/5 stars) The Big Vivaldi Box (4.5/5 stars) The Big Baroque Box (4.5/5 stars) The...

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Kids on Fire: Nickelodeon’s Scribble Hero

August 30, 2016
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Kids on Fire: Nickelodeon’s Scribble Hero

Nickelodeon’s Scribble Hero has become a favorite of tweens and up—adults too, because it’s just that fun! From Amazon: Scribble Hero (4/5 stars, guidance suggested, currently priced at $2.99) Get drawn into an action-packed world when you join the heroic doodle, Sketch, in a battle to save your notebook from an army of sinister...

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The highly anticipated 4th and final book in The Geneva Project series is out today! The Geneva Project – Destiny by Christina Benjamin

August 30, 2016
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The highly anticipated 4th and final book in The Geneva Project series is out today!  The Geneva Project – Destiny by Christina Benjamin

The Geneva Project – Destiny by Christina Benjamin Kindle Price: $2.99 FREE with – Learn More Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: Can you survive your destiny? Alone and imprisoned by the Ravinori, Geneva’s legendary power is tested as Malakai’s quest for supremacy threatens the people...

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The first book in a series of suspenseful military sci/fi by Amy J. Murphy! If you like your heroines kick ass and in charge check out Allies and Enemies: Fallen, Book 1 (Allies and Enemies Series)!

August 30, 2016
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The first book in a series of suspenseful military sci/fi by Amy J. Murphy! If you like your heroines kick ass and in charge check out  Allies and Enemies: Fallen, Book 1 (Allies and Enemies Series)!

Today’s Kindle Daily Deals! brought to you by: Allies and Enemies: Fallen, Book 1 (Allies and Enemies Series) by Amy J. Murphy 4.5 stars – 83 reviews Kindle Price: FREE! Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: Allies and Enemies: Fallen is the first book in this...

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App Spotlight: Summer-Themed Mahjong and Sudoku

August 30, 2016
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App Spotlight: Summer-Themed Mahjong and Sudoku

Labor Day approaches, and that means summer’s drawing to a close. Still, you can revisit those warm, summery days anytime you like with 24/7 Games’ summer-themed apps. First up, it’s Summer Mahjong (4/5 stars, guidance suggested due to in-app purchase capability, currently priced at 99 cents). From Amazon: Kick back and relax with Summer...

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Series Spotlight: Tales From The Nightside

August 30, 2016
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Series Spotlight: Tales From The Nightside

If Halloween can’t come soon enough for you, Simon R. Green’s Tales From The Nightside will get you into the proper, spooky mood. In the Nightside, gods and monsters walk hand in hand, and it’s always 3am: the hour that tries men’s souls…and finds them wanting. Fans of The Dresden Files, old-school Stephen King,...

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Kids on Fire: Wubbzy Apps for Preschoolers

August 30, 2016
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Kids on Fire: Wubbzy Apps for Preschoolers

Wubbzy apps from Cupcake Digital teach preschoolers counting skills, pre-reader skills and social skills. Good Night Wubbzy Bedtime Counting (4/5 stars, preschoolers, currently priced at $2.99) Help Wubbzy, Walden, Widget, Daizy, and some of Wuzzleburg’s kookiest residents get ready for beddy-bye in this special sleepy time story. Kids will enjoy turning off the lights,...

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