August 30, 2010 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Los Angeles, California - iStoryTime, a publisher of children's storybooks for the iPhone and iPad, announced today an update with iPad and iPhone 4 support for "My First Day of School," a book for preschool and kindergarten age children who are preparing for their first day of school.
"Separation anxiety is extremely tough on parents and children," said iStoryTime co-Founder, Woody Sears. "This app has helped tremendously in making a smooth transition for my son into preschool and I am excited about this opportunity to share it with other parents who are experiencing similar issues.
"My First Day of School" is part of the 'Change is Strange' series by Ricki Booker, developed to help make life's changes easier for kids and their parents. iStoryTime's book apps, which can be downloaded directly to an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, are simple to use and known for their creativity, illustrations, and narrations. Options for narrations on different stories include voices of adults, kids, and characters. The narration can also be turned off so that parents can read to kids.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later
* 15.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
My First Day of School 2.1 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category. iStoryTime books are available globally for $.99-$2.99 in the iPhone App Store in 80 countries.
iStoryTime is part of FrogDogMedia, LLC. The company was founded in 2009 by two fathers and an uncle who love to have fun with their families. Driven by a passion to make children's books more accessible and entertaining, iStoryTime is the pioneer of children's book apps for the iPhone. The organization has created a new medium for established and first time authors to showcase their work at no expense. The new publishing platform provides parents with a library of compelling children's books available anytime, anywhere. Copyright (C) 2009-2010 FrogDogMedia, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.