Through Recent Promotional Event, Dr. Daniel Barth’s ‘Maurice on the Moon’ Reaches More Readers

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From June 12 to 13, Dr. Daniel Barth offered his kindle book ‘Maurice on the Moon’ at no cost. He and his publishing partner, Funderstanding, initiated this promotion to get the book into the hands of more parents, educators, and young students.

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...but more importantly, got such a powerful teaching resource that is aligned with Common Core Standards into the hands of more people.

Winner of the Amgen Award for Excellence in Science Teaching and active advocate of Common Core Standards, Dr. Daniel Barth is the author of ‘Maurice on the Moon,’ the first kindle book of an ongoing educational, scifi adventure series geared towards young students. The ebook is currently used as a Common Core science and reading resource and is part of the curriculum in many schools throughout the country.

With the recent wave of states enacting Common Core Standards within schools, Dr. Barth and his publishing partner firm, Funderstanding, utilized Amazon’s KDP Select Program to increase the book’s visibility and availability.

During the two days of promotion, ‘Maurice on the Moon’ remained at #1 in the Astronomy & Space category and at #2 in the Science, Nature & How It Works category. The book’s rank in the Best Seller Top Free List improved by more than 11,000.

Partner of Funderstanding, Paul Kondo recaps the promotional event for ‘Maurice on the Moon’:

“This was our fourth promotional event for Dr. Barth’s books. Each new time, we improved upon the preparatory stages leading up to the event as well as some of the strategies we employ during the promotion. We are excited to see that our strategies have helped make the promotion a success but more importantly, got such a powerful teaching resource that is aligned with Common Core Standards into the hands of more people.”

Maurice on the Moon’ is still available at no cost for Amazon Prime Members and $2.99 for all others.

Dr. Barth is currently writing the fourth book of the series.

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About Funderstanding:
Funderstanding is a resource for teachers, parents, and students to stay up to date on education-related issues. The company focuses on innovative and progressive approaches to inspire learning in classrooms as well as homes. Funderstanding is also an ebook publishing partner company, focused on education-related content, which provides complete epublishing services as well as an expertise in ebook marketing and author branding.

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