Wed, 10/04/2013 - 11:49
Faber and Touch Press have re-launched The Waste Land iPad app, featuring new readings from actors Jeremy Irons and Eileen Atkins.
The new version of the successful app, which explores TS Eliot’s modernist poem, will also allow people to add their own notes to the poem while reading it.
Customers who have already...
Tue, 08/01/2013 - 14:15
Faber has launched a series of digital-only poetry e-books being described as "a new way to appreciate poetry".
The Faber Voices series of e-books presents selections of each poet's work with a line-by-line synchronised recording of the author reading their own poems.
The series, launching with work from Ted...
Thu, 20/12/2012 - 09:00
Faber has teamed up with publishers from different sectors to create an interactive version of John Buchan’s classic thriller The Thirty-Nine Steps, which is described as bridging “the gap between literature, film and gaming”.
Created by interactive content developer The Story Mechanics, the adaptation will...
Thu, 28/06/2012 - 09:56
Faber's latest app, The Sonnets by William Shakespeare, has been released worldwide today via the iTunes App Store.
Priced £9.99 ($13.99), the app was developed by Faber and Touch Press, in partnership with Illuminations and The Arden Shakespeare.
Tue, 30/11/2010 - 12:09
Faber is publishing an e-book app on the solar system in its first collaboration with digital publishers Touch Press.
The new venture was unveiled today at The Bookseller’s FutureBook Conference in London where Henry Volans, head of Faber Digital and Max Whitby, co-founder of Touch Press showcased their launch title, ...
Thu, 07/10/2010 - 07:01
Faber has released a graphic novel version of Paul Auster's City of Glass for the Playstation Portable gaming device.
Priced £4.79, the novel is illustrated by Paul Karasik and David Mazzucchelli, with an introduction by comic artist Art Spiegelman.
Henry Volans, head of Faber Digital, said: "The success of the PSP...
Sun, 06/09/2009 - 09:07
Faber is to launch a digital division next month that will create new digital products “beyond”
frontlist and backlist e-books. Faber chief executive, Stephen Page, said the division had been designed to “create digital products beyond the straight-forward business of producing individual e-books”. Page added that...
Tue, 03/03/2009 - 16:36
Radiohead famously tried it; and at least one London restaurant is now allowing customers to pay what they think their meal is worth. But what isn’t new to food or music, even digital music, remains a fresh way to look at the ebook. Our announcement...