Books - Latest Releases
Little bird Pete Learns to Fly on the iPhone and iPad
Jun 21, 2011 - Shape Minds and Moving Images announces the release of Pete and the secret of flying 1.0, a cute interactive storybook, out now. Every scene has interactive elements. Simple and clear design makes it perfect for kids and for first readers from 2-6 years. Pete and the secret of flying is a lovingly designed interactive story book that children will love listening to, or reading on their own, with lots of things to discover and try out and experiment with.
Loch Doom eBook for iPad and iPhone - A Tale of Mystery and Intrigue
Jun 21, 2011 - Javier Gonzalez today released Loch Doom 1.3 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. This is another gripping story from Spanish novelist, Javier Gonzalez. Users are treated to mystery and intrigue, along with a bit of humor in this tale of four school children who are lost in a storm and end up discovering a hidden secret then attempting to save a village and their own lives. The application includes book marks, several font selections, quick switching between all pages and more.
A Very Busy Week Participates in App Friday Promotion
Jun 16, 2011 - 123 Number Fun today announce the second book by popular Children's Author Jane Hague, A Very Busy Week is taking part in the exclusive Moms with Apps App Friday Promotion. A Very Busy Week is a fun interactive story about a week at Number Town Doctors Surgery and focuses on counting and simple addition. This great book app will be free June 17th to 19th. Stories from Number Town books feature a professional narration along with three reading formats.
iStoryTime's Latest Apps put Fun Twist on Learning ABCs
Jun 15, 2011 - iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children's book applications, today launched the Zany ABC Flip Flap - Children's Book and Snugly ABC Flip Flap - Children's Book apps from the well known Esslinger publishing house that put an entertaining twist on helping children learn their ABCs and expand their vocabulary. Available for iPhone and iPad, the educational apps make learning fun with such mix and match possibilities as Knobbly Wobbly Worm and Kissable Hyperactive Tiger.
Top 10 App The Wrong Side of the Bed and New App Three Pandas On Sale
Jun 15, 2011 - In celebration of Father's Day and Moms With Apps' App Friday promotion, See Here Studios has put their award-winning book app, The Wrong Side of the Bed 3D!, and their newest book, The Three Pandas, on sale June 17-19, 2011. The Wrong Side of the Bed 3D! tells the tale of a little boy who wakes up on the wrong side of the bed - literally. The Three Pandas, transports the traditional Three Bears fable to the bamboo forest and the home of three panda bears.
New Musical Book for Children Arrives in the App Store
Jun 15, 2011 - BrendaBeeBooks has released their first children's book for iOS, Rain, Rain - Go Away! 1.1. Rain, Rain - Go Away! is a cleverly written, beautifully illustrated, interactive children's book. The rhyming verses make it easy for kids to remember - sort of like a snappy word game. Complete with original music, interactive characters and sound effects on each page, along with read-along feature. This book is sure to be a favorite for kids and parents alike.
Father's Day eBook - My Daddy - Hits #45 in iPad Books on 3rd day
Jun 14, 2011 - Just in time for Father's Day, TaleSpring today introduces "My Daddy", a new interactive animated ebook for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. They play catch, Daddy teaches the boy how to ride a bike, they go fishing, Daddy scares away the monsters under the bed, and on and on. Look for the little white mouse. He likes to hide. My Daddy is one of the new ebooks created using TaleSpring, where non-technical authors can create their own interactive, animated ebooks for the iPhone and iPad.
KwiqApps Launches Enhanced iPad Book Little Miss Liberty
Jun 10, 2011 - In collaboration with independent children's book author and illustrator Chris Robertson, KwiqApps today introduces Little Miss Liberty 1.0, another original children's picture book on iOS devices. The lovely picture book features young Miss Liberty and depicts her story of growing up in Paris and finally landing in New York. The app features high resolution graphics to take advantage of iPad's large display.
Nighty Night HD for iOS - On Sale This Weekend
Jun 10, 2011 - Shape Minds today announced that Nighty Night! HD, their best selling bedtime iPad app for toddlers is on special sale this weekend, June 11th and 12th. The bedtime book "Nighty Night!" for iOS helps children get to know animals interactively while preparing to go to bed. The book is read by the well-known actor Alistair Findlay. The elaborate design, an animated mix of photos and drawn elements, comes from Heidi Wittlinger.