For Immediate Release
AVAILABLE NOW: Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBook Invades Mobile Devices
400 Pages, Hundreds of Illustrations, Over 200 Interactions, and a Brand New Way to Experience the Cult Classic
Philadelphia, PA— In 2009, readers gobbled up the New York Timesand international bestsellerPride and Prejudice and Zombies faster than zombies eat brains. Now Quirk, in partnership with PadWorx Studios, has breathed new life into the book with an original app that takes readers into an animated and interactive world where bloody fingerprints and zombie horror invade readers’ mobile devices. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies:The Interactive eBook is a definitive, interactive, user-driven eBook experience available on tablet PCs and on the App Store™. The app, which features hundreds of pages of illustrative, interactive zombie mayhem, original music, sound effects and more, is regularly priced at $8.99 and is available for a limited time at $4.99 for Halloween.
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBookis the only eBook edition of the bestselling book that includes the text of Seth Grahame-Smith’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Jane Austen’s classic Pride and Prejudice. From reading pages by candlelight, to unsealing letters, to playing disturbing nineteenth century music, to exploding zombie brains, readers interact with both the texts of Jane Austen’s classic, Seth Grahame-Smith’s retelling, and the impressive graphics to bring the novel to life page after gory page.
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“Never before have readers been able to read Seth Grahame-Smith’s novel side-by-side with Jane Austen’s classic work,” says David Borgenicht, president and publisher of Quirk Books. “Readers will love that when they hold their device one way it's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, flip it 180 degrees and it's Pride and Prejudice, flip it 90 degrees and it's both side-by-side!”
Download your very own copy of the Pride and Prejudice and Zombies:The Interactive eBook. If you own an Apple iPad and are interested in a review code for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBook, please contact Nicole De Jackmo at [email protected] or Mari Kraske at [email protected].
For more information on Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Interactive eBook, please visit: www.quirkbooks.com/ppzapp. For more information on Quirk Books, please visit: www.quirkbooks.com. For more information on PadWorx Digital Media, please visit: www.padworxdigital.com. Follow Quirk on Twitter @quirkbooks.com and like us on facebook at: www.facebook.com/quirkbooks.
About Quirk Books:
Quirk Booksis an independent book publisher based in Philadelphia. Founded in 2002, Quirk publishes books in the genre of what they like to call “irreference” (irreverence + reference), as well as pop culture, parenting, food and drink, fiction, narrative nonfiction, history, humor, and lifestyle. For more information about Quirk Books please visit: www.quirkbooks.com
About PadWorx Studios:
PadWorx Studios, founded in 2010 and headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, is an independent developer of software for tablet PCs including Apple®iPad™. The development team is dedicated to combining proprietary technology and innovative ideas in order to create new ways for readers to experience entertainment and literature. PadWorx Digital Media’s products are developed on their own proprietary game engine. For more information about PadWorx Digital Media please visit: www.padworxstudios.com
Quirk Books Media Contact:
Nicole De Jackmo, Publicity Manager
Mari Kraske, Publicist
PadWorx Studios Contact:
Jeffrey Alan Schechter, Creative Director