Jun 03, 2013 - The new iPad app WordPlay by Muddyum(R) was created by PicPocket Books, the illustrator Muddyum, and Island Innovation, and combines art images and word puzzles. Players use the visual clues in the unique art-quality photographs to solve the word puzzles in WordPlay. Three different game play modes offer a fun challenge for everyone. Compete with your friends for high scores in individual challenges, two-player mode, or in party game mode. WordPlay by Muddyum(R) is also compatible with Apple TV.
Feb 14, 2013 - "Snowflakes are Falling" brings back all of the wonderful childhood memories of a winter day. A garden full of freshly fallen snow awaits Sophie & her cat, Sam. As snowflakes tumble down Sophie and Sam are joined by a winter white rabbit, a cheerful robin, and a magical snowman and as day begins to fade, hot chocolate awaits. Features include original artwork, animated snow, touchable audio hot spots to make the cat meow and the robin sing, learn-to-read audio highlighting, and more.
Jun 23, 2012 - PicPocket Books is pleased to announce the release of a new iPad app, The Owl Says Hoot, written and illustrated by Laurie Andriot. This delightful new animated picture book app takes young children into the wonderful world of animals then brings them back to the warmth and security of home. The owl says hoot in the middle of the night, in the middle of the night when the moon is shining bright, the owl says hoot. On each page, a different animal is portrayed in its own environment.
May 18, 2012 - MB Publishing is delighted to announce the iBook release of a new middle-grade adventure, Celtic Run: A Jake McGreevy Novel, written by Sean Vogel and Edited by Emma Walton Hamilton. For fiction fans around the globe, beginning May 18th, the publisher and the author will be hosting contests to celebrate the book's publication. Whether packing for camp or the beach or planning to spend the summer catching up on hobbies or school, Celtic Run is just the ticket for added adventure.
Apr 05, 2012 - PicPocket Books introduces Nora's Crabby Day 3.5 for iPad. How do you get through the day when you're in a bad mood? A new iOS app for children, "Nora's Crabby Day," by Jan and Todd Graveline tells the story of one little girl's bad day. PicPocket Books is delighted to release this app about Nora, who wakes up crabby and just can't shake her bad mood. It follows her throughout the day, no matter where she goes and what she tries to do...until Nora finds her smile and so will you.
Mar 26, 2012 - A Royal Little Pest, by Anita Reynolds MacArthur and illustrated by Karen Roy, introduces readers to Prince Hayden MacCheeky. The youngest of three royal siblings, Prince Hayden loves imitating his brother and irritating his sister. When they don't include him in their fun, Prince Hayden feels ignored. And no youngest sibling likes being left out. Ultimately, Prince Hayden MacCheeky who learns that playing with his royal siblings is way more fun than imitating and irritating them.
Mar 03, 2012 - PicPocket Books is proud to announce new digital picture book title, Super Harry's Rotten Luck for iOS, extending their collection of 140 educational and family friendly apps aimed at encouraging reading for today's on-the-go kids. Motivated to reach a generation of children, this app provides young children an engaging, interactive lesson on how your attitude and actions can influence your luck, how you meet the world, and how the world meets you.
Feb 10, 2012 - Ruby's Studio, in partnership with PicPocket Books today announce A Little Book About Feelings 3.2 for iOS, extending The Mother Company's line of award-winning products aimed at encouraging social and emotional learning in kids. Motivated to reach a generation of children, this app brings to life the book's adorable characters and provides young children an engaging, interactive lesson on the origins and variety of feelings in order to help them boost their social and emotional skills.
Jan 30, 2012 - "It's time for a check-up," are words few children want to hear! The perfect Rx for any child is the new App, Choco Gets a Check-up, by teacher and author, Mary Faulhaber. PicPocket Books is delighted to announce the release of this App about Choco, a little brown bunny who is anxious about his first check-up. Luckily, Choco's friends have the perfect solution. Beautiful photographs, whimsical storytelling, and practical reading strategies are just what the doctor ordered!