iBooks Author is the first tool of its kind. Never before have publishers, authors, and content creators had a tool for making dynamic, interactive ebooks in a WYSIWYG environment. This book is intended to get you up and writing in iBooks Author.
"Thanks to digital text and readers, the electronic book is finally coming of age. After many false starts, reading a book on a laptop, a Kindle, an iPad type device, or a smart phone offers some great advantages..."
Creating eBooks for whatever purpose whether it is for your classroom or even for publishing for your own interest (i.e. family genealogy) is becoming a lot easier with tools that are available online. It also depends on what format you decide to work with...
Ebooks and what it will mean for libraries and in fact the future of the physical book has much been in debate in recent years, so it is also good to see that what was once seen as a threat with the fear of the unknown is now being proven time and time again to not only switch kids onto reading but switch them also onto the physical book.
There is a persistant addiction to digital that is moving the world to kick paperback books to the curb. I’m sure a day will come when the song Paperback Writer will have no relevance. Schools.com has decided to help put this whole ordeal into easy to see terms for you (because digital is the new black).
With JibJab Jr. Books, you can make your child the STAR of the show. In just a few simple swipes, you can create personalized storybooks that feature your child’s face and name. Your child will be enthralled by the great stories, colorful art, and awesome animations in every JibJab Jr. book.
"However, one thing I cannot forgive is poor eBook formatting, particularly if it is to the point that it becomes distracting from the actual reading experience, and sadly I have seen too many of these in recent memory..."