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.


RealPinocchio HD Tries to Carve Out a Spot in Interactive Storybook History

RealPinocchio HD Tries to Carve Out a Spot in Interactive Storybook History

RealPinocchio is an interactive version of the classic fairy tale about the original little liar and features familiar characters.

Buy Brush of Truth - iPad edition on the App Store

Brush of Truth: Reluctant Readers Book App Half Price on July 27

Brush of Truth, a recommended book app for reluctant readers 8-12, is cutting its price to $0.99 on July 27 for back-to-school shoppers. The 50 percent discount will be available in the iTunes store for the iPad, iPod touch and iPhone, and on the Android/Google Play marketplace.

Buy Demibooks® Storytime on the App Store

Jumble Bugs Book One: Bloomie and the Birthday Blunder for iPad

Jumble Bugs Inc. announced today that their first animated childrens book app, "Jumble Bugs Book One: Bloomie and the Birthday Blunder", is now available exclusively for the iPad. It is a highly interactive and engaging storybook app for kids age 4 and up.

iPoe - An Interactive Collection of Edgar Allan's Short Stories

iPoe - An Interactive Collection of Edgar Allan's Short Stories

Got a penchant for Poe? If you love the works of Edgar Allan Poe and would like to rediscover them in a 19th-century-meets-21st-century collision, then iPoe Interactive is the app for you.

Buy iPoe - The Interactive and Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection on the App Store

iPoe: Interactive Edgar Allan Poe Collection 2.0 for iOS - Drops Price

Barcelona, Spain - Play Creatividad has announced a price cut for their well received Poe App. Starting today, iPoe - The Interactive and Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection 2.0 will reduce its price to $0.99 for a limited time.

Buy eBook Search Pro - Free Books for iBooks, Kindle, Nook, and more! on the App Store

eBook Search Pro 1.0 - Mobile Gateway to the Worlds Free eBooks

Veteran iOS eBook reader app developer Inkstone Software today is proud to announce the availability of eBook Search Pro, an enhanced version of their popular eBook Search app. eBook Search makes it possible to find over 2 million free eBooks and download them directly to the iBooks, Kindle, Nook, and Kobo apps.

Buy Book Writer - eBook, PDF creator on the App Store

Make eBooks with Book Creator - eBook, PDF creator for iPhone and iPad

Want to unlock your creative potential? Want to bind together precious memories into a single electronic document to have forever? Then what you need is Book Creator - eBook and PDF creator.

The Witch With No Name HD is An Unconventional, Interactive Kids' Story

The Witch With No Name HD is An Unconventional, Interactive Kids' Story

The Witch with No Name is an unconventional, interactive children's ebook that is full of surprises and interactive fun and games

Buy Bizzy Bear Builds a House on the App Store

Nosy Crow Launches Second Bizzy Bear App - Bizzy Bear Builds A House

Independent publisher Nosy Crow is pleased to announce that its Bizzy Bear Builds a House app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. This interactive picture book app, recommended for children ages 2 to 4, is the second in a series of apps based on Nosy Crow's popular Bizzy Bear board book series illustrated by Benji Davies.

Two Years in the Making, Reading Rainbow Is Back as an iPad App

Two Years in the Making, Reading Rainbow Is Back as an iPad App

Reading will never go out of style, but the tools used for learning are changing, says Reading Rainbow host Levar Burton. The app makes books comes alive with audio storytelling by celebrity actors and features light animations and related activities to enhance the story.

Buy Brush of Truth - iPad edition on the App Store

Brush of Truth: Book App for Reluctant Readers Discounted for Summer

Brush of Truth 1.1, a recommended book app for reluctant readers 8-12, is cutting its price to 99 cents on June 15 to promote summer reading. The 50 percent discount will be available in the iTunes store for the iPad, iPod touch and iPhone.

Mergelocal 1.0.2 for iOS Makes It Fun To Check-in Again

iPhone users can now "Kick Up Their Boots", "Throw A Bib On", "Throw One Back", "Look Fabulous" or even "Work Out" at their favorite places. Mergelocal is a free iPhone app that pays users cash redeemable thru PayPal for spreading word-of-mouth about businesses and events by allowing users to quickly rate, post tips and check-in with personality.

Vixes HD: Help Valie and Alie Create Dreams in Interactive Storybook

Vixes HD: Help Valie and Alie Create Dreams in Interactive Storybook

There are many application's in the Apple App store fighting for your children's attention,  and while I am sure there are many other quality apps out there as well, Vixes is an app that is sure to please both parents and children alike.

Buy Grimm's Frog King on the App Store

Grimms Frog King 1.0 for iPad - Traditional + Modern Versions

JustKidsApps today introduces Grimm's Frog King 1.0 for iPad, their new, interactive book for kids that includes two complete versions of the classic fairy tale. Both traditional and modern texts feature witty, watercolor illustrations, professional voiceover narration with on/off control, and characters that respond to touch.

Buy PDF Reader Premium – Annotate, Scan, Sign, and Take Notes on the App Store

New Version of PDF Reader Enriches Mobile Reading Experience on iPhone

Kdan Mobile today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of PDF Reader - iPhone Edition, a major update for one of its top-selling mobile reading applications. The latest update aims to enrich users' mobile reading experience by offering better rendering performance, improved navigation, in-text search options of Google, Wikipedia, as well as a built-in dictionary, and finally, support to iCloud and SugarSync.