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From Sage Tales:
Nick Bantock captivated millions with his New York Times bestseller Griffin & Sabine. The Venetian is his latest magical tale and the first in a series of digital books and Apps re-imagined for the iPad. Slide you finger across the navigation bar to find a page, and explore over 50 scintillating illustrations, whimsical animations, and special audio moments as youre immersed in an email correspondence between San Francisco art conservator, Sara Wolfe, and Renaissance merchant, Niccolo Dei Conti. Combining Bantocks signature blend of art and storytelling, The Venetian is a compelling mix of modern technology and alchemy, culminating in a reunion over 500 years in the making.Nick Bantock has sold over 5 million books in 13 different languages, including the New York Times bestselling Griffin & Sabine series which spawned a new genre in publishing. Admired worldwide for his epistolary novels and incredible artistry, Bantock has also written for numerous international newspapers and magazines, won a lifetime BAFTA for the CDROM Ceremony of Innocence, and created artwork for over 300 books.About SageTalesSageTales crafts imaginative digital books and applications. For information on The Venetian and other upcoming titles, including the Griffin & Sabine App, please visit www.sagetales.com.