Cinderella Spinderella, a modern message of empowerment with author Mark Binder
Over the past twenty years Mark has shared his “Bed Time Story Book” series with tens of thousands of readers and listeners around the world live, in print and in audio recordings.
- What inspired your ebook, Cinderella Spinderella?
- Why did you take a spoken story and turn it into an ebook instead of a book?
- Is it challenging to market an ebook? What are you doing differently from other people?
- Is there a business lesson in the story of Cinderella Spinderella?
- What’s the best part of your job?
- What advice do you have for other aspiring entrepreneurs and authors who are contemplating writing their own book?
Mark Binder is the author who knows how to tell the right story for any age. A prolific writer and recording artist, he is a graduate of Columbia University, where he studied mythology and storytelling with Spalding Gray. His stories for young people regularly appear in Cricket and other newspapers and magazines around the world. His “Bed Time Story” series of books has sold more than 60,000 copies worldwide.
Mark’s new book “Cinderella Spinderella“, is the first international illustrated ebook for families that uses today’s technology to give a favorite story a modern message of empowerment.
The classic story of Cinderella has been modernized and urbanized in this beautifully illustrated edition, written with delightful humor and a surprising twist. “Cinderella Spinderella” uses ebook technology to allow readers to choose how Cinderella looks. Is she Black, White, Asian, Hispanic, or from the Indian subcontinent? You can pick.
The ebook “Cinderella Spinderella”, connects with any reader, offering 25 different combinations, so that every youngster can see herself reflected in the story.
This is Cinderella who powerfully chooses her identity!
“Cinderella Spinderella” ebook launches December 3rd on Kindle, Nook, Kobo, iPad, Android (Google Play) Audio book available from Amazon, Google Play and on iTunes.
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