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.
iStoryTime Celebrates Debut of Biscuits Birthday Storybook App
iStoryTime, in partnership with HarperCollins Children's Books, is excited to release the Biscuit's Birthday storybook app, the fifth addition in the Biscuit series. Available for Apple and Android devices, Biscuit's Birthday is perfect for encouraging early readers to read as it features interactive animations and sound effects on every page.
Kiwis Spread their Wings to No.1 with iPad Childrens Books
Kiwi company Nabee Productions has released their first interactive children's book for the iPad and has already made it to No.1 on the Top iPad Books in New Zealand. Nabee, which means "butterfly" in Korean, takes its readers on a journey of metamorphosis through its lesson-filled books, breathing magic back into storytelling.
Pocket God Comics No. 14 Spooks App Store with Para-Abnormal Activity
Digital comics are making quite the splash on the App Store as of late and rightly so as the beautiful screens on Apple devices have the ability to showcase all the gritty details of art that comic publishers and iOS developers such as Ape Entertainment and Bolt Creative put so much time and effort into.
Forgotten Colors Inspires With 15 Beautifully-Illustrated Stories
Play Creatividad, a leading mobile software and applications developer, is excited today to announce the beginning of an exciting new promotion for Forgotten Colors that will see the interactive iOS storybook's price drop from $2.99 to $0.99 for a limited time only.
In My Own World for iOS: Award-Winning Book for Kids with ASD/Autism
Words of Mercy today is pleased to announce In My Own World free for iOS, their award-winning, animated eBook for families with kids who have been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Barnes & Noble's Nook App Provides More e-Reader Options
Have you been waiting to read NOOK books on your iPad or iPhone? The latest version of the NOOK app from Barnes & Noble has improvements for keeping your ebook library synced across multiple devices as well as improvements to the overall reading experience for users who enjoy reading magazines on the iPad.
Reading Raven's Multi-Sensory Games Teach Pre-reading Skills
Early Ascent, LLC today announced the release of Reading Raven, an interactive and multi-sensory learn-to-read educational game available in the Apple App Store. Reading Raven provides a structured and engaging learning experience for children ages 3 to 7 that will help them build a solid foundation for reading.
Nosy Crows Cinderella App Wins Publishing Innovation Award
Independent children's app publisher Nosy Crow is pleased to announce that its Cinderella app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch has won the Publishing Innovation Award for Best Juvenile App.
CIA: Operation Ajax to be Made Into Animated Motion Picture
The revolutionary iPad app, CIA: Operation Ajax will soon become an animated feature film as Cognito Comcs announces a new partnership with BoomGen Studios to expand the property into multiple media platforms.
Casey and Bella - For Kids By Kids - Free App with Free Bullying book
Meet the real Casey and Bella from the unique book series where children become published authors! Casey and Bella are not just cartoon characters, they are real dogs who travel to schools and libraries across the country to teach children no dream is too big if you believe in yourself!
Pansjo - Tummy First Digital Picture Book in New Series
Digital formats provide the perfect medium for children’s storybooks to come to life. They can be interactive with both sound and action, but can sometimes venture into sensory overload.
zuuka Looks Back on a Year Filled With Top iOS Storybooks for Children
zuuka, publishers of the iTalk entertainment Apps and iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children's book Apps, is proud to announce an amazing year of growth, including having nine of its iOS storybooks top the App Store charts in the book category in 2011 such as Kung Fu Panda 2, The Smurfs Movie Storybook and Puss In Boots Movie Storybook.
“Big Ben Parliament Creations Is A Hit With Christmas App - Downloads in Over 30 Countries Worldwide In Less Than 3 Weeks”
Big Ben Parliament Creations (BBP Creations) is receiving high praises for their unique and universal Christmas iPad app for children this holiday season. The apps, “Santa's Christmas Activity Book Lite” and “Santa's Christmas Activity Book,” were released a few weeks ago on iTunes.
Pocket God Comics Surpasses 500k Downloads, Now Free for Limited Time
Ape Entertainment and Bolt Creative announced today that the Pocket God Comics have hit over half of a million downloads to-date. Based off of the very popular Pocket God iOS game, newcomers to the digital comic series can get their hands on the first issue for free via Free App A Day and Monster Free Apps for a limited time.
Plan the Zombie Exodus on New Interactive Horror Text Adventure
Jim Dattilo and Choice of Games are pleased to announce the release of Zombie Exodus, a text-based zombie game for mobile devices. Build your character and fight your way out of a zombie-filled city to save your sister in this interactive horror fiction story.