FutureBook has revealed the shortlist for the FutureBook Innovations Awards.
Below, we’ve listed the nominees in the top categories in the UK awards. More than 200 entries were submitted and the app category alone drew 76 entrants.
The winners will be unveiled at the FutureBook conference. The event takes place on December 5th at London’s QEII Conference Centre. Some of the speakers who will appear include Faber and Faber CEO Stephen Page, Sourcebooks CEO Dominique Raccah and Penguin Digital managing director Anna Rafferty.
Best adult app shortlist
Top 100 Albums, Amber Books
The Para Fitness Guide, Osprey Publishing
The Power of Six Booktrack Edition, Booktrack
The Waste Land, Faber and Faber and Touch Press
Best reference/non-trade app shortlist
Journey to the Exoplanets, Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
The Human Body, DK / AKQA
Fiske App, Sourcebooks
The Magic of Reality, Transworld / Somethin’ Else
Inside Nature’s Giants, HarperCollins
Best children’s app shortlist
Grimm’s Rapunzel, Ideal Binary Ltd
The Phantom Clickerist, Adding Ltd
Hugless Douglas, Hachette Children’s Books / Heavy Entertainment
Cinderella, Nosy Crow
Best website shortlist
- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Takes The National Book Critics Circle Prize
- Scholastic's "Worlds Collide" Initiative Brings 3 Multi-Platform Series Together
- The Harvard Classics Collection is Now Available Free Online
- Rooster App Imagines eReading in Short Installments