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Books - Latest Releases
Interactive safari adventure book for kids comes to iPhone and iPad
Mar 25, 2013 - MiBooks today introduces The Exceptional African Expedition, their brand new soccer-themed kids adventure book for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Lions, elephants, crocodiles, ostriches and all the animals of Africa can be found in 'The Exceptional African Adventure', as you visit lakes, rivers, plains, jungles and deserts on an amazing African safari. Its interactive style engages children, allowing them to touch and interact with objects and characters that provide rich visual & aural feedback.
New Little Critter Apps Launch Today From Silver Dolphin Books
Mar 21, 2013 - Mercer Mayer's beloved character stars in The Trip - Little Critter Reading Adventure 1.0 and Gamepak apps, available from Silver Dolphin Books. The interactive apps provide hours of entertainment and impart early reading, math and creative problem-solving skills. The Trip - Little Critter Reading Adventure app is based on Mercer Mayer's classic book of the same name and features his incredible original artwork. The complementary Gamepack app includes over 50 fun and engaging activities.
Gaudi Bruno App - Bruno the Little Brown Bear- Now available in Spanish
Mar 21, 2013 - The new Italian digital publisher, Tales Factory, announces the release of the newest version of Gaudi Bruno 1.2, Bruno the Little Brown Bear, now with Spanish language support, currently available in the App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon App Store for only $2.99 USD. Bruno is the first in a series of multisensory interactive stories created especially for children ages 3 to 7 and designed exclusively for mobile devices. Gaudi Bruno is a story of understanding and appreciating diversity.
Moving Tales To Release Elly's Lost and Found Sounds as Free Web App
Mar 20, 2013 - Innovative digital story creators Moving Tales are releasing a new experiment in online story sharing April 3rd. Renowned for expanding storytelling in the digital era, Moving Tales is re-issuing its first children's Ebook title, "Elly's Lost & Found Sounds", as a free Web App. Expanding on their best selling and critically acclaimed iOS apps and iBooks, web "Elly" allows Moving Tales to continue exploring what a digital story can be and how interactive ideas can be spread and sustained online.
Wanderful Releases Free: Ruff's Bone - Interactive Story App for iOS
Mar 19, 2013 - Wanderful Interactive Storybooks, award-winning developer of apps for today's digital kids, has released its latest interactive story, Ruff's Bone 1.0 for iOS. For a limited time this app in both English and Spanish is Free on the App Store. Originally published by Living Books, Ruff's Bone has been updated with new interactive features and is the latest storybook app released by Wanderful. Ruff's Bone is an offbeat and out-of-this-world adventure of a dog's far-ranging hunt to find his bone.
Holi Fest Exclusive Sale Reaches the App Store
Mar 19, 2013 - In honor of Holi Fest, three top app developers discount India-themed Story Book Apps from March 27th-29th. The developers of Laloo the Red Panda (Laloo LLC), Little Blue Jackal (Niyaa LLC), and The Magnificent Travelling Palace (Plane Tree Family Productions) have joined forces to cross-promote this unique sale opportunity. Sharing a common love of the country of India, all three developers are women who founded their own story app companies.
Perdrix Apps Releases New E-Book Reader App for iPad/iPhone/iPod touch
Mar 16, 2013 - Perdrix Apps today introduces Perdrix TXT 1.0, their first app released exclusively for iOS devices. Perdrix TXT is a plain text e-book reader, offering an experience close to the real book. Perdrix TXT offers the spatial context found in real books, with the search, dictionary and copy tools of e-books. Readers can turn pages in a realistic fashion, use the intuitive "book edgeways" indicator to see where they are or skip to a different place, and use a personalized bookmark like a real one.
Wine Aromas - New Multi Touch iBook for iPad
Mar 16, 2013 - Kopf Digital Publishing introduces "Wine Aromas," its new multi touch book for iPad. From fruity, citrus to barrique, Wine Aromas is an interactive, animated iBook on how to smell and talk about wine aromas. If you have always looked for a nice wine book that is not boring, then this book is just the right thing for you. With 37 pages full of lovingly illustrated images and animations, you will certainly quickly realize why smelling the wine really matters.
Free App - Cornered! Teaches Kids How to Turn A Bully Around
Mar 11, 2013 - Being called names does hurt, and being bullied makes kids feel sad and lonely. Sometimes it helps to have someone remind us that we are all special in our own way, and sometimes, we just have to find out for ourselves. Sheldon's Adventure: Cornered! 1.0 by Intense Media, LLC is the story of a wonderful relationship between a mother and his son, a little green turtle named Sheldon. The story teaches that everyone can be a superhero if you just allow them to be your friend.