A former computer programmer launches StoryRobin books, a children’s publisher that offers a DIY online community site and, now, its first two titles in print.
LeVar Burton is launching RRKidz, a rebooted online version of PBS’s Reading Rainbow, and plans to offer hundreds of books via subscription model.
Starting in 2012 Penguin will publish books based on ‘islands’ from the wildly popular Poptropica game site.
Frederick Warne announced the publication of The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit in September 2012, the 110th anniversary of the bunny’s first appearance in print.
The film of Brian Selznick’s new novel, Wonderstruck is being published on September 13th by Scholastic Press simultaneously across the English-speaking world.
Children’s publishers and license holders need to prepare for broader license agreements to meet the challenges of moving from print to digital.
The new JibJab Jr. Children’s Starring You app uses photos of your child and makes them the lead character in their own e-book.
Promoted as an educational coloring book, We Shall Never Forget 9/11: The Kid’s Book of Freedom fails the grade.