November 21, 2012 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Los Angeles, California - Auryn, Inc., the most award-winning digital publisher of children's storybook apps, celebrates the Holiday season by offering their entire line of apps for just $0.99 USD for the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.
Some notable apps included in the promotion are:
* Where Do Balloons Go? by Jamie Lee Curtis (normally $5.99, just $.99 this weekend)
An uplifting mystery in which fans of all ages can explore the story like never before as it follows a little boy's imaginative journey when he accidentally lets go of his balloon. Auryn HD - Where Do Balloons Go? brings Jamie Lee Curtis' gentle and humorous story and Laura Cornell's illustrations to life, enhancing the experience of the original book and adding delightful interactive experiences that encourage children's creativity to soar.
* Teddy's Day & Teddy's Night (normally $4.99, just $.99 this weekend)
These apps have been featured in numerous publications nationwide and received praise for innovation and interaction. Teddy's Day received the first-ever Appy Award. The stories are based on two beloved children's books (What Does My Teddy Bear Do All Day? What Does My Teddy Bear Do All Night?) and explores a day and night in the life of a child's teddy bear. Both titles are available on iTunes.
* Van Gogh and the Sunflowers (normally $3.99, just $.99 this weekend)
A current Webby Award Nominee, a USA Today Top 5 amazing kids book app and an Appy Award finalist, Van Gogh and the Sunflowers is an Auryn platform app that's rich in watercolor illustrations and revolutionary in digital storytelling. The app is designed to appeal to both the right and left side of a child's brain. On one hand it invites children to understand the magic behind motion created by gear-driven mechanics, and on the other, it lets children make the moving character their own by allowing them color with various tools. Van Gogh and the Sunflowers introduces children to one of the most famous artists of all time and his works. This app also incorporates numerous gaming elements and is available on iTunes.
* The Little Mermaid (normally $3.99, just $.99 this weekend)
Based on the classic by Hans Christian Andersen and illustrated by Lizbeth Zwerger, this app is distinguished as the first ever underwater storybook. With ripples and sea creatures that guide readers from page to page, kids feel as if they are submersed underwater. The Little Mermaid also received a Starred Review from Kirkus Reviews and is available for download in iTunes.
Founded by Academy award-winning visual effects experts from Hollywood's top movie studios, Auryn Inc. is the most award-winning digital publisher of storybook and creative apps for the iPad, iPhone, Android and other tablet devices. Uniting leading technologists and creative artists, Auryn's patented technology enables the company to produce ground-breaking interactive content for the new emerging tablet medium. Recognized by the Producers Guild of America and Variety magazine as the Digital 25 top innovator in Emerging Media and winner of more app awards than any other digital publisher, Auryn is paving the way in digital publishing and fast-becoming the leader in children's storybook apps. Copyright (C) 2012 Auryn Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.