Books - Latest Releases

Henry Motlies Xmas story 1.1 released for iPad - Bilingual Picture Book

Dec 03, 2011 - Swiss-based JustKidsApps is releasing the free bilingual iPad picture book 'Henry Motlies Xmas story' by Dorit Erzmoneit. The story introduces Henry the reindeer and his rather unusual adventure with Santa Claus. Cousin of Rudolph the famous reindeer, Henry surprises Santa Claus every year with unwelcome surprises and new unorthodox ways of delivering the Christmas presents. This year, his inability to fly the right way up means that Santa has to deliver all the presents upside-down.

Immersive Book: SO! The Tale of Tom Kitten by Beatrix Potter

Dec 01, 2011 - We are happy to report that the release of interactive Book for iOS - "SO! The Tale of Tom Kitten by Beatrix Potter". It is the second book of the series Immersive Book. It is more colorful, much more interesting, and has greater interactivity. Bring the adventures of Tom Kitten to life with this fun immersive interactive storybook that features Potter's original tales and illustrations in New Immersive Format. Children will enjoy becoming a part of this classic tale by touch, tap, and pull.

So Ouat! releases its latest ebook, The Adventures of Peter Pan

Dec 01, 2011 - So Ouat!, an independent developer of educational apps for children, is announcing the release of The Adventures of Peter Pan, a magical new learning experience for iOS devices. Designed for children ages 3 to 10, this captivating app introduces a new generation to the adventures of Wendy, Peter Pan, and Tinkerbell in an interactive story that will enchant young readers of all skill levels. The enhanced HD version of The Adventures of Peter Pan includes interactive learning features.

iStoryTime Launches Arthur Christmas Movie Storybook for iPhone and iPad

Nov 30, 2011 - Arthur Christmas is an interactive storybook app that at last reveals the incredible, never-before-seen answer to every child's question: "So how does Santa deliver all those presents in one night?" The answer: Santa's exhilarating, ultra-high-tech operation hidden beneath the North Pole. But at the heart of the film is a story with the ingredients of a Christmas classic - a family in a state of comic dysfunction and an unlikely hero: Santa's youngest son, Arthur.

Award winning animation studio announces EPIC TALES, the storyteller App

Nov 28, 2011 - Developer and publisher, EPIC TALES today announced "The tale of Hansel and Gretel" their new and upcoming interactive storybook for the iOS platform. Their first storybook release, EPIC TALES has chosen to bring off their version of one of the Brothers Grimm's most celebrated fairy tales, delivering a unique interactive adaptation of the imaginative and magical stories found in fairytales, folklore and world mythology. The tale of Hansel and Gretel is expected to hit the Appstore January 2012.

Cookies for Christmas - a newly released holiday app for iPhone

Nov 26, 2011 - CulinartMedia, Inc. introduces Cookies for Christmas 1.1, for iOS devices. From Decorated Santa Cookies to Mocha-Filled Almond Meringues, this app features over 50 Christmas cookie favorites from around the world. Whether your baking holiday cookies at home to share with family or giving as gifts to friends, the recipes in this easy-to-use app are sure to bring smiles and joy to everyone on your list. Each recipe displays step-by-step color photos, ingredient listings and in-built timer.

WILDRZ: Turtle Trouble - a Multimedia Graphic Novel - Seeks Funding

Nov 23, 2011 - Man Mountain Productions announces taking a step forward in multimedia storytelling, "WILDRZ: Turtle Trouble" is a Graphic Novel app in development for the iPad. Aimed at children ages 7 to 12, "WILDRZ: Turtle Trouble" weaves comics of three fictional siblings with a real-life biologist to protect a turtle breeding ground that also happens to be a suburban soccer field. WILDRZ is turning to Kickstarter, a social funding platform, to raise the money to finish development of the app.

iStoryTime and HarperCollins Launch Biscuit Gives a Gift for iOS

Nov 22, 2011 - iStoryTime, along with HarperCollins Children's Books, today announces Biscuit Gives a Gift 1.1, their new children's digital interactive storybook for Apple's iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. With over 16 million copies in print, Biscuit Gives a Gift really brings Biscuit to life, featuring narration, animations and sounds on every page. Featuring illustrations by Pat Schories, the app is packed with additional activities such as a coloring book, digital sticker book and a new memory game.

Cinderella Storybook HD for iOS - Classic Tale Digitally Enhanced

Nov 21, 2011 - Smash Atom Software today introduces Cinderella Storybook HD 1.0.0 for iOS, their new Book that presents a digitally enhanced version of the classic fairy tale by Giambattista Basile. Featuring smooth, vector art and professional voiceover narration, the enchanting re-telling is sure to touch children and adults alike. The app includes automatic page turns, narration Off, touch activated text to speech and sound effects, and a universal format optimized for display on all iOS devices.