Children’s classic ‘The Giving Tree’ to become e-book

Children’s classic ‘The Giving Tree’ to become e-book

(Relaxnews) – Celebrating the book’s 50th anniversary, Shel Silverstein’s”The Giving Tree” will be released as an e-book for the first time ever on February 18. 1964 saw four of Silverstein’s works released to the public: “A Giraffe and a Half,” “Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?” and “Uncle Shelby’s Zoo” accompanied by “The Giving Tree,” following […]

11.02.2014 · Filled under: Apps, Books, Entertainment ·
‘Modernist Cuisine at Home’ released as digital cookbook

‘Modernist Cuisine at Home’ released as digital cookbook

(Relaxnews) – The at-home version of a culinary encyclopedia that’s been described as the “cookbook to end all cookbooks” has been released as an e-book that includes features like yield conversions, video tutorials and more than 1,680 photos. It’s the latest extension for “Modernist Cuisine,” a magnum opus which was originally released in 2011 as […]

Google offers free e-book on smartphone photography

Google offers free e-book on smartphone photography

(Relaxnews) – In what could be seen as a complete coincidence, but probably isn’t, in the same week that Nokia wowed the press in New York with its Lumia 1020, a device that redefines the concept of smartphone photography, Google is giving away an e-book about taking better photographs with Android devices. For a limited […]

12.07.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Art, Books, Online, Science & Technology ·
‘Inferno’ leads 2013′s US best-seller lists, ‘The Great Gatsby’ revived

‘Inferno’ leads 2013′s US best-seller lists, ‘The Great Gatsby’ revived

(Relaxnews) – Dan Brown’s May release, “Inferno,” finished the first half of the year as 2013′s best-selling book in print and digital in the US, according to a Nielsen BookScan chart supplied to Publisher’s Weekly, and Amazon.com’s Kindle ranking. But as PW points out, there’s a great deal of difference between the print and digital charts […]

08.07.2013 · Filled under: Books, Online ·
‘Little Prince’ celebrates 70th anniversary

‘Little Prince’ celebrates 70th anniversary

(PARIS-AFP) – France is marking the 70th anniversary of the world-loved “The Little Prince” with a host of special editions, including a new biography of its author, native son Antoine de Saint-Exupery. “Le Petit Prince”, a series of parables in which a boy prince recounts his adventures among the stars to a downed pilot on […]

14.04.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Books, Online ·