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Inhabit Murakami's universe for iPhone and iPad

Murakami Diary

Nigellissima app iconA stylish calendar app for 2013 that enables you to inhabit Murakami's beguiling fictional universe all year round.

To celebrate the publication of Murakami's masterful new novel, 1Q84, Vintage Books and Aimer Media have created Murakami Diary for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

Synchronizing with your iCal, the app features exclusive new material by Murakami and a generous selection of quotations from his novels and stories, as well as compelling imagery:

  • Includes six uncollected and exclusive short stories by Murakami.
  • Quotations from Murakami's thirteen backlist titles and from his new trilogy 1Q84, selected by his fans and Murakami-approved.
  • Cover artwork from the newly designed backlist and the new book 1Q84.
  • Add, organise and delete events quickly and easily.
  • Share favourite quotes via email, Facebook or Twitter.
  • Access iBooks without leaving the app to easily purchase and download Murakami ebooks and samples.

Cats slink through the days; the seasons are marked by cherry blossom and Japanese maple; this is an app to inspire, amuse and entertain on a daily basis.

Recommended App for iPad

Nigella Quick Collection for iPad

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Editor's Choice on the App Store

Nigella's bestselling and award-winning iPhone app, now available on the iPad – and featuring exclusive bonus reward recipes and a special recipe bundle available for purchase.

Smart, searchable and designed to make the most of whatever is in your fridge, the app includes over 100 recipes that create speedy, simple and delicious meals in just six steps or fewer. Combining video, audio and time-saving features, it makes every meal easy, bringing you inspiration from Nigella wherever you are.

Beautifully designed and produced, Nigella Quick Collection is an essential piece of kitchen kit for those short on time but big on taste. Bon app-étit!

Nigella Quick Collection for iPhone

Nigella Quick Collection iconThe original, award-winning Nigella Quick Collection iPhone app includes 100 recipes that create speedy, simple and delicious meals in just six steps or fewer.

Smart, searchable and designed to make the most of whatever is in your fridge, the app combines video, audio and time-saving features to make every meal easy, bringing you inspiration from Nigella wherever you are.

All the recipes in the Quick Collection are Express-style easy and presented in just six steps or fewer, giving you the wherewithal to make super-quick weekday suppers, last minute dinners for friends, baking that takes no time, and even fun food for your children. Having this app in your pocket enables you to browse, plan and shop for your meals quickly and easily if you're out and about or just in need of last minute help.

Beautifully designed and produced, Nigella Quick Collection is an essential piece of kitchen kit for those short on time but big on taste. Bon app-étit!

Italian Inspiration for iPhone and iPad


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Explore the world of Nigellissima with this exclusive free taster app from Nigella Lawson. Now with a free Christmas update, which includes four new festive recipes, and Nigella's must-have Italian-inspired Christmas goodies, it's guaranteed to bring the spirit of Nigellissima – and an Italian-inspired Christmas – onto your iPhone or iPad, pronto!

Fun, stylish and packed with exclusive material, the app features thirteen delicious Italian-inspired recipes from her new book Nigellissima, as well as unique content presented using cutting-edge technology.

Discover how the book came together in an exclusive behind-the-scenes video; hear Nigella talking about her love affair with Italy in an interactive Q&A session; and explore Nigella’s ‘Latin Loves’: her must-have Italian ingredients, implements and inspirations, shot in stunning 360° photography.

All this and more, elegantly displayed in an innovative and user-friendly interface. Ciao!

** #1 Food & Drink free app for iPhone and iPad **

Recommended app for iPhone


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Editor's Choice on the App Store

Ottolenghi has redefined the way we cook and eat, introducing new ingredients, herbs and spices to our kitchens and creating fresh, vibrant salads, aromatic meat and vegetable dishes, and indulgent cakes.

Optimised for iPhone, Ottolenghi offers 50 simple, contemporary recipes, each accompanied by an introduction from Yotam, clear step-by-step instructions and stunning new food photography. Alongside favourites from Ottolenghi: The Cookbook and Plenty, such as Marinated romano peppers and Figs with basil, goat’s curd and pomegranate vinaigrette, there are 26 brand-new recipes for you to try, including Gruyere and rosemary cake, Miso chicken salad with Asian slaw and Dark chocolate mousse with Baileys and mascarpone cream. With a handy shopping list facility, you can access the best Ottolenghi recipes wherever you are.

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The definitive, must-have app for fans

A Clockwork Orange

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A Clockwork Orange for iPad is the definitive and fully interactive edition of one of the most influential books of the twentieth century.

First published by William Heinemann in 1962 and now celebrating its fiftieth birthday, A Clockwork Orange is Anthony Burgess’s most famous novel, and a work that forever changed our literary, musical and visual culture. Its linguistic verve, violent content and the moral questions it raises are as relevant now as they ever were.

This new edition offers a unique reading experience, presenting the text of the novel as Anthony Burgess originally wrote it alongside a spectacular array of additional material.

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The best of the Bake Off

The Great British Bake Off

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No1 App Food and Drink

Join in the fun of the Bake Off with the first-ever baking app from this hugely popular BBC TV series. Now you can access mouth-watering recipes from The Great British Bake Off on your phone.

Get 60 specially edited recipes selected from the best-selling book, The Great British Bake Off: How to Bake and new this year, How to Turn Everyday Bakes into Showstoppers. App also includes the 10 Technical Challenge Recipes from series 3.

With a fantastic collection of GBBO recipes, stunning recipe photography and some clever technical features, you will always be able to rise to the occasion, whether you are in the kitchen, on your way home, or on holiday.

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London's favourite cupcakes now on iPhone

Primrose Bakery

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'Fantastic! Beautiful and elegant!' - iTunes review

Primrose Bakery brings you 70 recipes for cupcakes and more in a gorgeous bespoke App for £2.49.

There are chapters on Cupcakes, Layer Cakes, Biscuits, Loaves and Slices, and Icings. Each recipe has easy step-by-step instructions, beautiful photography, and delivers perfect results. With notes for the cook, tips on decorating, and videos on how to do perfect icing, you can improve your baking skills too.

Welcome to the delectable world of Primrose Bakery.  Read more here.

Best recipes

My Kitchen Table

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40 great recipes from 8 of Britain's favourite chefs to kick start your collection.

The first and only app to bring together delicious recipes from Mary Berry, Rick Stein, Madhur Jaffrey, Antonio Carluccio, Ken Hom, Ainsley Harriott, Annabel Karmel and Rosemary Conley!

In addition, the My Kitchen Table app offers access to 100s more mouth-watering dishes via in-app purchses. Whether you want a quick weekday supper, sumptuous weekend feast or food for friends, let Mary, Rick, Madhur, Rosemary, Antonio, Ken, Annabel and Ainsley bring their expertise to your table.

Read more on the My Kitchen Table website.

Discover your favourite pub

Good Pub Guide 2013

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Completely new reviews on 4,700 of the best pubs in Britain from The Good Pub Guide.

Have you read the Good Pub Guide 2013? Consistently the No 1 bestseller in the ‘Where to Stay / Where to Eat and Drink’ book industry chart, The Good Pub Guide has been bringing you the very best pubs in which to drink, eat and stay for 31 years. Now, we are bringing The Guide to your mobile, with the 2013 Good Pub Guide app!

Discover your favourite pub

Magic of Reality

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The ultimate digital book experience from one of the world's greatest scientists.

When and how did everything begin?
What is a miracle?
What is the sun?
Why do bad things happen?

Throughout history people all over the world have invented stories to answer profound questions such as these. Have you heard the tale of how the sun hatched out of an emu's egg? Or the great catfish that carries the world on its back? These fantastical myths are fun – but what is the real answer to such questions?

The Magic of Reality for iPad is a new and groundbreaking approach to interactive books, taking us on an enthralling journey through scientific reality, and showing that it has an awe-inspiring beauty and thrilling magic which far exceeds those of the ancient myths.

Richard Dawkins and Dave McKean have created a dazzling celebration of our planet that will inspire and amaze people of all ages.

Encyclopedias are cool

Doctor Who

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iTunes App of the Week!

A totally immersive digital experience. This NEW EDITION of the Encyclopedia has been updated to cover Part 1 of Series 7, this year's minisodes and last year's Christmas special – that's over 3,200 entries for ONLY £4.99. This is the ultimate series companion and episode guide, covering eight thrilling years of Doctor Who.

And no more in-app purchasing – now, one price gets you EVERYTHING that has happened, un-happened and happened again in the world of the Ninth, Tenth and Eleventh Doctors. Explore and search over three thousand entries by episode, character, place or object and see the connections that link them together.

Encyclopedias are cool. The Doctor Who Encyclopedia is an unforgettable tour of time and space.

Recommended for children

Little Red Train

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All aboard the Little Red Train!

Build your own bookshelf of classic Little Red Train picture books in this magical interactive app, starting with the free story The Runaway Train.

Join Duffy Driver and his friends for three exciting journeys on everyone’s favourite steam engine, the Little Red Train.

Based on the best-selling series by Benedict Blathwayt, and featuring his stunning, highly-detailed illustrations.

Read more here.

Every little girl is a princess!

Princess Poppy Picture Books

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Build your own bookshelf of classic Princess Poppy picture books in this magical interactive app, starting with the free story Ballet Shoes.

Join Princess Poppy and her friends and family in Honeypot Hill for stories, activities, and things to make and do.

Based on the best-selling series by Janey Louise Jones, the Princess Poppy app will provide hours of fun and delight for you to share with your children.

Read more here.

Bring the book to life!

McFly Book

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The McFly Book companion app contains additional content to complement the band's brand new autobiography - Unsaid Things: Our Story.

Access 100 additional photographs that don't appear in the book, exclusive video content and a bonus McFly song. You can even see a specially recorded video message from the band by using the app to bring the book's front cover to life through augmented reality. Try using the app to scan the back cover too and photograph your friends with members of the band.

This frank and funny insight into McFly is a must for music fans and for anyone who loves an intriguing life story told with wit and candour.

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