Guest Post: Multi-touch iBooks and ‘The Sword of Air’ by R.J. Madigan

This is the most amazing technological advance in ebooks imaginable. I complained recently that reading ebooks was boring — that many of them have no pictures, just text after text after text.  This can change all that!  Make sure you click on the links and see exactly what is now possible in making books come alive. Enjoy my Sunday reblog.

Books: Publishing, Reading, Writing

I was so intrigued by R.J. Madigan’s experimentation with new innovations in iBook formatting that I requested a Guest Post about the subject for my own blog as I believe this will be of interest to many of my readers, as well.

The Sword of Air – Punk publishing at it’s best, pushing the medium
to create something new

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Visibility is the indie author’s enemy and with new titles being published every day it is getting harder and harder to stand out in such a crowded market place. This is why I decided to publish my first Young Adult Fantasy novel The Sword of Air as an iBook. With world-building creative options like music HD video, 3D modelling and photography to colour my story I was able to create a book unlike anything else on the market.

View the book trailer here.

Sales of printed books are falling every…

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About mysm2000

Having taught elementary school for more than 25 years and been involved in many amazing technology and curriculum projects, I find I've developed a myriad of interests based on literature I've read and music I've heard. I've followed The Wright Three to Chicago, Ansel Adams to Colorado, The Kon Tiki Expedition to Easter Island, Simon & Garfunkel lyrics to New York City, Frank Lloyd Wright to Fallingwater, Pennsylvania, and have only just begun.
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2 Responses to Guest Post: Multi-touch iBooks and ‘The Sword of Air’ by R.J. Madigan

  1. R J Madigan says:

    Thank you so much for the reblog. I hope you will follow the progress of The Sword of Air at http://www.swordofair.net. Take care. Rae.

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