Archive for Violet

Violet Goes to the Festival!

My Black Dog Books will be attending our first book festival, the Tucson Festival of Books, on March 15-16, 2014 on the University of Arizona main lawn. There will be hundreds of authors, illustrators and vendors and an estimated 120,000 visitors! Jeff and I are incredibly excited about showing off our newly printed Violet paperbacks. […]

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Hello again!

Hi everyone! I know its been awhile since you’ve seen any new stories from My Black Dog Books, but rest assured they are on the way! Jeff is busy programing two new Violet stories and I am working on our upcoming Christmas book as well as a completely new series. I hope you all like […]

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New Violet for the 4th of July!

Hi everyone! Here is a sneak peek at the newest Violet book (title is still a work in progress). Artwork is under way and the book will be out for download June, 2012. -Allison

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Want more Violet? You got it!

All you Violet fans out there will be excited to know that there are quite a few new Violet Apps in the works. I am now in the first drawing stages of our first 4th of July story, set for release June, 2012. Soon after that I will begin work on Violet’s first Thanksgiving book […]

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The Children’s Book Illustration Process

At My Black Dog Books we work diligently everyday to produce the best in interactive children’s books. Allison Keeme our lead graphic artist and author/illustrator of the Violet series took some awesome images that illustrate her progression through one page of an upcoming Violet adventures, Violet’s Bunny Trouble. The first step in the process is […]

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Violet is Coming to the Mac App Store!

The Apple Mac Store is opening on January 6th and Violet will be there right along side. Violet and the Mysterious Black Dog will be the first book in the Violet series available for purchase on the Apple Mac Store with other books in the series to follow. All apps will have fullscreen support for […]

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#1 Interactive Story for Kids

Apple has handpicked the second interactive storybook in the Violet series as the #1 app for kids! As well as being featured on the front page of both the iPhone and the iPad App Store, Violet and the Mysterious Black Dog has received great feedback from readers, reviewers and Apple Headquarters. This same book was […]

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Our Interview with the iPhone Mom!

Heather, from the iPhoneMom.com, was nice enough to invite us to interview on her very popular iPhone Review website targeted at iPhone owning mom’s. Heather was interested in knowing more about who is behind the scenes at My Black Dog Books and to learn more about author/illustrator Allison Keeme and her adventures with the Violet […]

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Violet’s The Night Before Christmas Official Trailer!

Click the image above to watch the official Violet’s The Night Before Christmas storybook trailer. Violet is a uniquely interactive children’s book made exclusively for the iPad!

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Violet – Update to the First Book in the Series!

Be ready for an update to the first book in the Violet series coming out on the week of November 15th. There are exciting new interactions and animations in this update. You will be notified in the App Store on your iPad when the update is available!

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