Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Simple Life of the Seahorse

Our Kids Video Book About Seahorses

Interesting Video Book For Kids About Seahorses

All About Seahorses

Children's Book About SeahorsesOne of the world’s undersea favorites is the seahorse. These peaceful fish spend their lives slowly swimming along looking for food and staying out of the way of predators. Check out some of these cool facts about the seahorse.

These little beings get their name from their horse-shaped head. They have a prehensile tail (like a monkey) that is used to grasp and anchor itself. It can be found in the tropical and temperate waters throughout the world, where they propel themselves along with their tiny dorsal fins in an upright position.

Thorny Seahorse in Sea Grass

One of the truly remarkable things about the seahorse is in regards to its mate. Seahorses will find a mate and stay with them throughout their lives. The female is also not responsible for her young. She lays her eggs in the brood pouch of the male seahorse. He then fertilizes them and carries the young until they hatch. Once the young hatch they are left to survive on their own. To help guard against predators the young will group together, holding onto each […]

The Crazy World of Cars and Trucks

Our Kids Video Book About Cars and Trucks

 

Interesting Video Book For Kids About Cars and Trucks

About Cars and Trucks

Children's Book About Cars and TrucksOur path to automobiles started way back in 1769 with the invention of the steam engine automobile. By 1806 we had the fuel-powered internal combustion engine and eighty years later in 1886 the birth of the “modern” automobile finally arrived – we have the German inventor, Carl Benz (yes that Benz) to thank.

Today vehicles have come a long way since the simple steam-powered ones. They are more gas efficient and eco-friendly, they have power everything, air conditioning and sound systems that can reach decibels enough to rock the roadways. 

Different Kinds of Toy Cars

In addition, cars and trucks also come in every style and color imaginable. And can be customized for those that want to step outside of the vehicle-box.

The DeLorean made eyes pop in the movie theater with the original Back to the Future, where this car was able to travel back in time. With it futuristic doors that lifted up instead of out, it was a sure-fire hit. However, the DeLorean actually hit the sports car market in […]

Why All Amazon Authors Hope you will do a review of their book? Part 2

Have you recently received a bizarre request from a friend to review their book or a book of a common friend on Amazon Kindle? Well this might not be the only request you will receive! Amazon is no newbie as far as online publishing industry goes; in fact it is one of the pioneers of the field. Keeping up the tradition, Amazon has launched a new project called KDP or Kindle Direct Publishing that allows self-publishing authors and amateurs to publish their books on Amazon’s Kindle platform and inturn get paid for it. It is not as simple as it sounds but one thing is for sure that you would be receiving many more requests for book reviews soon.

 

Why so much attention?

 

You might be wondering why all this uproar, over a simple program, and Why all Amazon authors hope you will do a review of their book! The answer is simple, to get noticed. Amazon’s Kindle is one of the most popular eBook reading platforms across the globe, in other words it offers great audience for authors; be it established or new ones alike. And if you are a new author planning to market your book among the likes of the greats, then you need something extra that might work for you. In case of KDP program, it turns out that distinguishing factor is book review.

 

How does it work?

 

KDP works on simple idea of providing a platform to new authors to publish their books […]

Why All Amazon Authors Hope you will do a Review of their Book

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Have you recently received a bizarre request from a friend to review their book or a book of a common friend on Amazon Kindle? Well this might not be the only request you will receive! Amazon is no newbie as far as online publishing industry goes; in fact it is one of the pioneers of the field. Keeping up the tradition, Amazon has launched a new project called KDP or Kindle Direct Publishing that allows self-publishing authors and amateurs to publish their books on Amazon’s Kindle platform and in turn get paid for it. It is not as simple as it sounds but one thing is for sure that you would be receiving many more requests for book reviews soon.

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Why so much attention?

You might be wondering why all this uproar, over a simple program, and Why all Amazon authors hope you will do a review of their book! The answer is simple, to get noticed. Amazon’s Kindle is one of the most popular eBook reading platforms across the globe, in other words it offers great audience for authors; be it established or new ones alike. And if you are a new author planning to market your book among the likes of the greats, then you need something extra that might work for you. In case of KDP program, it turns out that distinguishing factor is book review.

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Amazon Kindle Books: Getting the Best Books with Good Reviews

For some, nothing beats the traditional way of reading. The satisfaction that they’d get from holding a real book is just priceless. However, due to the innovation of modern technology, reading a book has now been taken to a whole new level, or make that dimension. Since the arrival of Kindle books, the books are now kept and be read virtually. Amazon Kindle is a small hand-held electronic device developed by the guys from Amazon. The reason why Kindle books are well loved is because of the reading experience that it brings to its users; it is like reading a real book, only that its not made of paper.

 

The latest model that this flagship device from amazon has brought to the market today is the Paperwhite. A very lightweight device that you can carry anytime, anywhere and. Even though the device is extremely light and portable, you can still keep a huge number of books in it; approximately 1,400 ebooks all in all. It has a six-inch screen plus a small keyboard that lets you make internet searches and other pretty simple web-oriented activities. It’s basically the all in one device for all ages.

 

Good Reviews: How important is it?

 

There are thousands of Kindle books sold at Amazon.com, most of them offer a good reading experience, while there are some that are just mediocre or even so so. It is very important that a particular kindle book gets good reviews from people who bought and who actually read it. One of the great […]