EPIC!: $8 million to Palo Alto, CA-based Epic! in Series B funding from 16 investors, according to its Form D filing. Founded in January 2013, Epic! offers kids 12 and under (or their parents) an all-you-can-read subscription to over 10,000 books for $4.99. Currently available as an iPad app, Epic! offers features such as badged, reading logs and personalized recommendations.