Skyreader Announces Mars Colony and Banana Ninja eBooks Available Now

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I’ve got a ton of eBooks and regular books as well, but just not he time to read them sadly…


Skyreader™ Media, a publisher of cutting-edge interactive children’s eBooks for Apple® iPad®, and part of the Skywriter Media Entertainment Group, announced today the release of its second wave of exciting young readers’ ebook Apps, Mars Colony and Banana Ninja. Engaging and interactive, both titles appeal to young readers between the ages of 8-14 and are now available for Apple® iPad® on the App® Store in the children’s books category under Skyreader,Mars Colony and Banana Ninja.

“We are proud to bring another set of wonderful educational titles that have previously only been available through the school system to the public,” said Kevin Gillis, CEO of Skyreader Media. “Both Mars Colony and Banana Ninja have exceptional and unique, interactive features that will stimulate and engage young readers to want to read more..”

Banana Ninja was created with literary consultants for the education system and has been treasured by children and parents alike. Available for the first time as an eBook, Banana Ninja highlights the adventures of Banana Ninja and Cinnamon Sumo as they save the stock at Pat’s Corner Grocery from the evil Rat Boss. Designed to tackle social issues, such as bullying, young readers will love the comedy, storyline and characters.

Mars Colony, an interactive graphic novel aimed at making reading more enjoyable for young reluctant readers, is an interactive story based on the Chang family’s adventures in the first human colony on Mars set in 2130. Packed full of engaging scientific facts, sound effects, discoverables, reading aids, animations, and historical video, Mars Colony is a full package reading experience.

Additional Mars Colony and Banana Ninja App Features:

  • Customize Your Experience: AutoRead mode, Read To Me mode, Read Myself mode
  • Uncover and Discover: Touch characters and environments to see and hear surprises
  • Sound Effects and Music: A brilliant blend of sound will lead you through each page
  • Bring the Book to Life: Touch screen capabilities bring beautiful , high-quality animations to life
  • The Voice of Friends: Enjoy familiar voices from some of the world’s leading creative talent
  • Interactive Videos: Touch a “discoverable” to view a historical video of a shuttle launch or the surface of Mars

Mars Colony and Banana Ninja, available for $4.99 in the App Store, are the second installments in a series of children’s eBooks published by Skyreader Media.  The Skyreader™ eBook publishing platform is dedicated to creating a new reading entertainment experience for children and parents alike through its high quality interactive reading Apps.  For more information on Skyreader™ please visit: