Books - Latest Releases
The Story Home licenses childrens books by famous author Don Freeman
Jul 05, 2011 - The Story Home company is proud to announce that they have signed an agreement to license sixteen beloved classic children's books written by Don Freeman. Purple Button Media will seek media developers, whose quality and technical acumen will fulfill the beautiful artwork and text of Don's stories, creating applications for a variety of platforms that have evolved. PBM will also produce audio recordings of the sixteen titles for purchase on The Story Home apps.
Lumi's Book of Eyes for iOS Comparative Ophthalmology Made Fun for Kids
Jul 01, 2011 - Zephyr Games today introduces Lumi's Book of Eyes 1.0 for iOS, the ebook version of the best-selling paperback for kids 3-12, which also includes the I Spy an Eye mini-game. Originally written by ophthalmologist Dr. Robert Abel Jr., the book uses illustrations of different animals to make educational health a fun experience for kids. The ebook targets an international audience and features animals from around the world that teach us the importance of good eye health and the value of eyeglasses.
Boynton Classic Blue Hat, Green Hat Dressed up for App Store
Jun 30, 2011 - Loud Crow Interactive is proud to announce the release of Sandra Boynton's Blue Hat, Green Hat 1.0; the third title in their collaboration with Boynton Moo Media. Blue Hat, Green Hat is a wry and light-hearted adventure in which children guide three earnest animals and one misguided turkey through various activities involving clothing and colors. The app offers narration by famed British Invasion rocker Billy J Kramer, the wonderful narrator of the bestselling Boynton app, The Going to Bed Book.
iStoryTime Unleashes Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix and Match App
Jun 28, 2011 - iStoryTime today launched the Transformers Dark of the Moon Mix & Match storybook available immediately on Apple's iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Fans can use their imaginations to create over 200 different reading adventures between the Heroic Autobots and Evil Decepticons before the premiere of the theatrical film directed by Michael Bay, which will release on June 29, 2011.
Opera-Themed Children's Book Hildegard Sings Hits iTunes
Jun 25, 2011 - One Hundred Robots Corporation today introduces Hildegard Sings 1.0, a children's book app about an opera-singing hippo for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Illustrated in watercolor with 28 interactive, surprise-packed pages, this is an unforgettable story of Hildegard Rhineheffer, a lovable hippo who dreams of being an opera star. Interactive features include the ability to feed Hildegard a feast, help her try on whimsical hats, pop bubbles in her bath, and raise the curtain on opening night.
Heidi's Journey Continues in Heidi Part II for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch
Jun 24, 2011 - Swiss-based JustKidsApps has released the second in its series of Heidi storybook adaptations for the iPad. Developed to provide children with an easy to follow and engaging storytelling experience, Heidi Part II is the magical second entry in Johanna Spyri's Heidi series, brought to life on the iPad. Heidi's story continues as her aunt takes her from her quiet mountain home to live in Frankfurt for a year.
Hawaii Doctor releases Kid's App to Teach Immune Health in a Fun Way
Jun 23, 2011 - Human Body Detectives today announces Battle With The Bugs 2.4.1, their educational and entertaining iPad app. Authored by Dr. Heather Manley, kids ages 6 to 10 will love this series of award winning educational adventure stories which follow two "Human Body Detectives", Merrin and Pearl, who magically enter different systems in the body to solve a health mystery and learn a bit of nutrition along the way.
The Great Snail Race Childrens Book App - 1/2 Half Price Promotion
Jun 22, 2011 - Melbourne based 123 Number Fun today announces the first book by popular Children's Author Jane Hague, "The Great Snail Race" is taking part in the exclusive "Moms with Apps" App Friday Promotion. "The Great Snail Race" is a fun interactive story about a week at Number Town School with Little Tilly Two and focuses on counting and sequencing. This lively children's book incorporates fun interactive features including sound effects on each page, interactive town map and more.
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.