Wednesday, August 22, 2012

a beginner's guide to SUPER COOL BOOKS



A warm welcome to all our new Book Club members! Here's a quick guide to help you enjoy our books.

First, you can download the free books for your mobile reading device.


TIME TALISMAN series
Synopsis:
The TIME TALISMAN series by Don Bosco takes us into an alternative history of Singapore, to explore a magical colonial city where alchemists struggle for power and young kids lead the battle against evil.
It all starts in present-day Singapore, when young Justin Low and his good friends Emily Anson and Roz Hamid come across a mysterious talisman. To their horror, it sends them 150 years back in time! 
Book 1: The Secret of Monk's Hill (Part 1) Free
Book 2: Newton's Curse (Part 1) Free

SHERLOCK HONG: YOUNG SEEKER series
Synopsis:
Place: Singapore. When: the year 1891. Sherlock Hong is fifteen years old, recently expelled from a boarding school in England for dabbling in alchemy and pursuing magical knowledge. Still, he is eager to prove himself a worthy member of the International Order of Young Seekers. One day, he hears about a local necromancer who intends to bring a dead nightingale back to life. Sherlock's investigation leads him deeper and deeper into the heart of a sinister situation thick with mystery, mischief and magic!  
The Case of the Immortal Nightingale (complete story) Free
When you're ready to read more, you can get the full TIME TALISMAN books at just USD$1.99 each.
The Secret of Monk's Hill (Full Version)
Newton's Curse (Full Version) 
via Smashwords
via Diesel ebookstore
via ilovebooks.com/MediaCorp 
If you have an iOS or Android phone / tablet, you can download the SCOOP newsstand app and search for our other titles. (only 99 cents each)


FANTASY & FRIENDS (VOLUME 1)
Synopsis:
Welcome to Volume 1 of FANTASY & FRIENDS, a collection of popular stories by author Don Bosco from Singapore. If you like Beast Quest, Harry Potter and Geronimo Stilton books, you'll be entertained by these thrilling tales of adventure, mystery and magic.
This book brings you the complete story episodes for:
* My Blade Quest #1: The Phoenix Awakens
* Ghostly #1: The Terrifying Teacher
It also gives you exciting excerpts of the following:
* Sherlock Hong: Young Seeker series.  Book 1: The Case of the Immortal Nightingale
* Time Talisman series. Book 1: The Secret of Monk's Hill. Book 2: Newton's Curse
May you come to love the young and brave characters that you'll meet here!



SCHOOL OF MAGICAL STORIES: LEARN TO WRITE YOUR OWN FANTASY TALES
Synopsis:
Welcome to the SCHOOL OF MAGICAL STORIES! Do you enjoy reading fantasy books? Have you ever been inspired to write your own stories? Now you can! Singapore author Don Bosco has designed these lessons to help you develop your talent.You'll learn: How do stories work? What makes a story special? How does a writer weave a magical adventure out of thin air? The lessons here should give you hours and hours of creative pleasure. 


You can also download SCHOOL OF MAGICAL STORIES at Smashwords (99 cents).


That's it for now. We have even more exciting titles coming up, as well as a set of limited editions (print) for those who love collecting books. Do send us an email (studio @ SuperCoolBooks.com) if you have any requests or suggestions to share.

Happy reading!  :-)