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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. You’ll learn what to expect from this new tool and what its strengths and limitations are. You’ll see how you can create beautifully designed pages and how you can bring those designs to life with interactive content in ways that, before now, were only possible in a web browser on the Internet. You’ll also find out how to navigate the occasionally tricky terrain of Apple’s ecosystem so that you can get your book published to the iBookstore.

Reviews

On Mar 14 Shawn Day wrote: Comprehensive Intro to Exciting New Tool
This is a well crafted, illustrated and solid introduction to Apple's exciting new authoring software. It will get the novice up, imagining and creating richly interactive textbooks in short order. It offers a logical progression building on a thorough look at the interface and available commands with a more comprehensive examination of the steps in the authoring process from considering pages, text, objects and layout to finally looking at the publishing process itself. Full Review  >

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On Mar 10 Will Kelly wrote: Great book for learning how to publish with iBooks Author
I read Publishing with iBooks Author because I am scoping out the iBooks format for some potential personal projects. As a technical writer, I know that eBooks are part of my professional future as well. The book serves as a great introduction to iBooks Author even for those without extensive electronic publishing experience. Full Review  >

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On Mar 8 Doron Katz wrote: Concise and well-thought out book
The recent iBooks Authoring tool released by Apple has given amateur book writers and enthusiasts a direct enablement to self-publish their own interactive books to Apple's bookstore, in a similar way that developers have been given access to the app-store. Nellie McKesson delivers soon after the iBooks Authoring release with a handy book that guides the user through the basics of laying out the structure of the book. Full Review  >

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On Mar 6 Michael Lockwood wrote:
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