April 20th, 2010
The Death of Bunny Munro
Features: Exclusive author content, exclusive soundtrack,in-app newsfeed.
Production credits: Enhanced Edition in association with Canongate
Launch date: 12.09.09
Nick Cave’s The Death of Bunny Munro iPhone app includes the full ebook, the unabridged audiobook synchronised to the text, read by the author with an original soundtrack by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, and 11 videos of Cave reading from the novel.
The ground-breaking app won awards from econsultancy, accolades from Wallpaper* and even endorsement from Apple when they selected The Death of Bunny Munro as one of their best apps of 2009. The app was included in Apple’s ‘rewind: 2009’ promotion.
The Bunny Munro iPhone app features a text-to-audio sync of Nick Cave reading the full audiobook (and vice versa), 11 videos of Nick Cave reading from the Novel – filmed by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard and an exclusive soundtrack featuring Nick Cave and Bad Seed Warren Ellis.
There is also optional tilting to scroll through the chapters at a speed that suits you and you can customise the font size and style of the text. Other features include night mode, the ability to add bookmarks and a function to email quotes to friends.