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Book lovers: Dim your display by the time of day with Oyster

For a terrific reading experience, check out the Lumin feature from Oyster.

Shelf Control: In Honor Of The Anniversary Of Poe's Death, Get iPoe For Free Today

Today is as good a time as any to discover or rediscover some of the best stories of Edgar Allan Poe.

Shelf Control: Enjoy Some Of The Best Humor Writing With McSweeney's

This week's edition of Shelf Control is dedicated to the delightfully playful app McSweeney's.

Something's Tapping At The Door ... It's iPoe 2's 'The Raven' Saying Nevermore

The latest content update to iPoe 2, which was released in December last year, brings an adaptation of "The Raven."

Shelf Control: Classic Meets Undead In Pride And Prejudice And Zombies

Today marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice."

Shelf Control: Don't Be A Grinch And Don't Let Charlie Brown Down This Christmas

For this week's edition of Shelf Control, I'll be highlighting a couple of Christmas-themed iOS book apps of note.

Experience Real Horror With iPoe, Now Free In Honor Of Edgar Allan Poe

If it's genuine Halloween fright you're after, then you can do far worse than reading iPoe, which is free for a limited time.

Granny, What Stunning Retina Graphics You Have!

Bean Bag Kids Present Little Red Riding Hood has not only gone free, but it has also been updated with a couple of significant graphical enhancements.

Manage That Big Bunch Of Physical Books By Winning A Copy Of BookBuddy For iPhone

AppAdvice has once again teamed up with Kimico in order to offer you a chance to win one of 30 promo codes for BookBuddy for iPhone and iPod touch.

How Many Poets Does It Take To Uncover An Assassin's Secret?

Seven Poets and the Assassin's Secret, or Seven Poets for short, is said to be the first real-time, serialized story for iPhone and iPad. And it's out now.

No Need For Sour Grapes: Whatever Your Age, You Can Read Aesop For Children Too!

The Library of Congress has taken the liberty of creating a special edition of "Aesop's Fables" designed for iOS.

Embark On A Journey Through Earth's Natural History With NHM Evolution

NHM Evolution takes you on a trip through time, through more than 600 million years of life on Earth to be exact.

Updated AppGuide: Book Apps For iPad

In many ways, the iPad is the ultimate e-reader, as it can replicate available e-reading devices’ interfaces, support multiple book formats, sources, and offers more choices for readers, especially with respect to DRM. Finding the apps you need to read your books can be difficult, unless you follow this AppGuide!

The Game's Afoot For The Interactive iPad Version Of 'Steampunk Holmes'

Steampunk Holmes fuses two cultural ideas to yield a unique, steam-powered story of sleuthing.

App Synergy: How To Engage In Literary Pursuits, The iPad Way

Aim for a purposeful reading experience that's greater than the sum of its parts.

Avengers Origins: Assemble! Updated With Mini-Games Just In Time For The Release Of 'The Avengers'

Clash with the enemies by playing as the Avengers in these brand new 3D mini-games.

Become A Valiant Knight Or A Damsel In Distress While Reading Dragon's Lair Comics

Dragon's Lair gets the digital comic treatment for iOS.

Ruckus Media Relaunches Its Book Apps Platform With Transformers And More

Ruckus Media Group has just relaunched its book apps platform.

Win A Mysterious Prize When You Collect All Hidden Symbols In Avengers Origins: Assemble!

The Hulk returns in the latest installment of Marvel Reads' Avengers Origins series.

He's Green, He's Mean And He's Out To Wreak Havoc On Your New iPad

Avengers Origins: Hulk is a book app for kids telling the origin story of Marvel's famous green giant.

It's The Battle For Intergalactic Supremacy: Ducks Vs. Devils

Daniel Johnston has released a graphic novel and an app featuring, of all things, space ducks.

Musically Inclined Animals Help Kids Learn The ABCs

iStoryTime is going back to basics: the ABCs.

Oh, The Places You'll Go When All The Great Dr. Seuss OmBooks Go On Sale!

Oceanhouse Media is coming up with special offers in honor of the great Dr. Seuss.