Jan 30, 2014 - Nosy Crow today introduces Jack and the Beanstalk 1.0, its groundbreaking new fairytale app for iOS devices. Conceived and created with reading for pleasure at its heart, Jack and the Beanstalk rewards the reader's success with more story, and encourages repeat play with endless variety. The app blurs the distinction between story and game more than ever before to create a completely new kind of reading experience for children: Jack and the Beanstalk is where on-screen gaming and reading meet.
Sep 18, 2013 - Nosy Crow today introduces Axel Scheffler's Flip Flap Farm 1.0.0, a brand new rhyming book app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Combining rich reading, audio and illustration content into a single activity, Axel Scheffler's Flip Flap Farm is a deceptively simple and brilliant idea that will keep children playing and reading. Swipe any part of the screen to create 121 different combinations of animal halves, rhymes and silly, hybrid animal names; all read aloud and set to farmyard music.
Apr 25, 2013 - UK based award-winning, independent publisher, Nosy Crow today introduces Little Red Riding Hood, its groundbreaking new fairytale app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Built with a user-generated narrative structure that immerses a child in the story, Little Red Riding Hood is a completely new take on the classic fairytale. Users can create their own story by choosing from multiple paths along the way, resulting in a new, fully animated adventure with different endings every time.
Jan 14, 2013 - Independent publisher Nosy Crow is celebrating Penguin Awareness Day, on January 20th, with a weekend price drop on the App Store for its award-winning life science storybook app Rounds: Parker Penguin. For the weekend of January 18 - January 21 the app will cost $1.99/Euro 1.59, reduced from its full price of $4.99/Euro 3.99. The app combines narrative storytelling with lots of educational information and interactive fun.
Dec 13, 2012 - Independent publisher, Nosy Crow today introduces Rounds: Parker Penguin 1.0, its new life science book app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Rounds: Parker Penguin combines narrative storytelling with lots of educational information and interactive fun, making it perfect for both the home and the classroom. Illustrated by Barry Tranter and written by Emma Tranter, this interactive, multimedia app is recommended for children ages 3 to 6.
Nov 23, 2012 - Independent publisher Nosy Crow is celebrating Thanksgiving with a price drop for its award-winning rhyming book app, Animal SnApp: Farm 1.0.1 by Axel Scheffler. The app, which is available for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, will be $0.99 USD (69p in the UK) from November 23rd through to November 26th. The standard price for the app is $4.99 (2.99). Combining an innovative slider game with six original rhyming farmyard stories, the app has an easy appeal for children aged 2 and up.
Oct 18, 2012 - Independent publisher Nosy Crow is pleased to announce that its first rhyming storybook app featuring multiple stories, Animal SnApp: Farm, is now available on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. In this interactive app, readers swipe through the two halves of different farmyard animals in a fun slider game to unlock a unique story for each of six characters by swiping to match the correct top and bottom. Animal SnApp is recommended for children aged 3 and up.
Aug 31, 2012 - Independent children's app publisher Nosy Crow is celebrating Labor Day with a price drop for its first Life Science app, Rounds: Franklin Frog 1.0.1. The app, which is available on the App Store for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, will be $1.99 USD for one day only on Monday, September 3. Children participate in every stage of Franklin's life, from birth to parenthood, including hopping, swimming, eating, laying frogspawn and changing from a tadpole into a frog.
Aug 15, 2012 - Independent publisher Nosy Crow today introduces The Grunts: Beards of Bees 1.0, its first free gaming title for iOS devices. A tie-in game for The Grunts book series, this funny, fun and addictive game requires fast fingers, quick thinking and no fear of bees! Players have to build the biggest beard of buzzing bees as possible for Mr Grunt before the time runs out. The game features original artwork by The Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler and is entirely free to download.