Kickstarter.com is a website that allows entrepreneurs to post their projects and solicit funds for start-up. This project was a delicious find:
From the Kickstarter.com website:
“The Game of Books is an iPhone and Android app, a digital card game, and a way to promote young adult reading in schools and libraries across the country. Imagine combining elements of Foursquare with Xbox Live-style gamer achievements in order to encourage social reading, earning badges and points for the rare themes you encounter in books.” You can read more at the Kickstarter site.