Books for iPad and iPhone

The iPhone made reading more portable, but the iPad continues propelling the world digital publishing ever forward. Reading can now be a truly interactive experience. For a list of our favorite ereading apps and digital books for kids, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks for Best Books for iPhone and iPad.


Little Vampie, Hit German Children's Book, Arrives in US as Interactive iPad App

Halloween is getting close and with it come the usual paraphernalia of the season. This year's largest Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany, brought some extra vampire gadgets for kids who love books – and especially digital books.

Millie's Book of Tricks and Treats Arrives Just in Time for Halloween

It's never the same story twice, because it randomly generates a new experience every time you read or play.
“Trick or Treating” takes on new meaning in this clever Halloween offering which revolves around the adorable, real-life dog, Millie.

March of the Dinosaurs Arrives on iPad as Interactive Book

Touch Press, in partnership with National Geographic Channel and Wide Eyed Entertainment, is proud to announce its new March of the Dinosaurs App for iPad is now available on the App Store.

New App Helps iPad Owners Find Free eBooks for Any Ereader

New App Helps iPad Owners Find Free eBooks for Any Ereader

Apple's recent lock-down of in-app bookstores has left a lot of people adrift in a sea of confusing eBook formats. Books purchased for one reader, can't be read on another, and it's becoming increasingly difficult to locate good books for your reader.

Buy The Bible BooClips - Creation on the App Store

Popular BooClips Storybook Brings Bible Stories to the iPad

Castle Builders is launching 2 new BooClips apps for the iPad of Bible stories from the Old Testament; Creation and Cain and Abel. These apps feature high quality videos which were produced with an investment of nearly 3 Million USD.

Shakespeare In Bits Continues Series With Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare In Bits Continues Series With Midsummer Night's Dream

MindConnex Learning, a global provider of digital learning solutions for the educational sector, is bringing Shakespeare's greatest comedy to life on the iPad with A Midsummer Night's Dream, the third installment of its Shakespeare in Bits app series.

Interactive Storybook Asks: Have You Ever Seen a Moose Brush His Teeth?

Author, Jamie McClaine, launched her idea of promoting good personal hygiene to children with her first storybook app for kids, “Have you ever seen a Moose brushing his teeth?” which is now available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

Bookster Features 8 New Books for Improving Reading Skills

Imagine Learning has released a significant upgrade to Bookster™, an interactive reading app for kids. The popular app was designed to entertain young readers while helping them develop reading skills.

The Poky Little Puppy is the First Little Golden Book to Launch on the iPad

The Poky Little Puppy is the First Little Golden Book to Launch on the iPad

Random House Children's Books (RandomHouse.com/kids) announced today that The Poky Little Puppy app, the first of more Little Golden Books apps to come, is now available in the iTunes store.

Kauai Revealed Brings the Ultimate Kauai Guidebook to the iPhone

Kauai Revealed Brings the Ultimate Kauai Guidebook to the iPhone

Best-selling author and longtime Hawaii resident, Andrew Doughty, unlocks the secrets of an island so lush and diverse that many visitors never realize all that it has to offer. Explore with him as he reveals breathtaking trails, secluded beaches, pristine reefs, delicious places to dine, relaxing resorts, exciting waterfalls, colorful canyons and so much more.

Zoozoo Readables App Launches for iPad and iPhone

Cavallo Media Group, creators of the Letter Buddies AlphaBooks app for iPad and iPhone, today is pleased to announce the launch of their latest early childhood reading app, Zoozoo Readables for iPad and iPhone.

Publishers of iStoryTime Receives $2m Series A Investment

iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children's book Apps, today is pleased to announce a $2 million Series A investment. The investment will allow the company to quickly expand their domestic and international library of more than 100 books in 80 countries.

Overnight Success for Millie Was Here: Megapops Launches Original Book App Series and Rockets to Top of iTunes Charts

The Millie Was Here Series
From the very beginning, we knew we weren't interested in simply 'porting' an old medium... we wanted to create a story that was born digital.
Last week, interactive children's entertainment company Megapops quietly launched the first two book apps in their brand new series, Millie Was Here.

PadWorx Celebrates First Anniversary with Price Drops for Dracula & Scrooge

PadWorx Celebrates First Anniversary with Price Drops for Dracula & Scrooge

PadWorx Digital Media, Inc., a leading developer of interactive, immersive book/apps for tablet devices just is celebrating it's one year anniversary by making both of its App of the Week titles, Dracula: The Official Stoker Family Edition and A Christmas Carol for iPad available for one week for just .99 cents.

Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook is Epic Skadooshiness

Kung Fu Panda 2 Storybook is Epic Skadooshiness

I think we can all agree that the iPad and now iPad 2 have brought us into the next-generation of mobile computing. Now, the power-packed iOS device is revolutionizing children's storytime and companies such as zuuka and its publishing label iStoryTime are fast tracking the process with blockbuster movie storybooks such as Kung Fu Panda 2.