CodeStore today announces Comic Book App v1.1, an updated iOS app template for iOS development. Comic Book App is a quick and easy way to create a comic book app for iPad, without the need to learn software development. The easy to use template loads your pages in JPEG format and even optional background music in MP3 format, and outputs a native iPad app, ready for the App Store. Swipe between pages, or use on-screen buttons, animated page transitions, and app launch animation and more.
Twinkle Twinkle has earned a place in Apple’s New & Noteworthy Books categories for both iPad and iPhone. The app brings together an interactive children’s book, music videos and a counting exercise around the theme of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. This interactive storybook features 18 beautifully illustrated book pages with touch interactions on every page, professional narration, music and sound effects, as well as animated movie introductions for key story pages.
Zephyr Games today introduces Lumi’s Book of Eyes 1.0 for iOS, the ebook version of the best-selling paperback for kids 3-12, which also includes the I Spy an Eye mini-game. Originally written by ophthalmologist Dr. Robert Abel Jr., the book uses illustrations of different animals to make educational health a fun experience for kids. The ebook targets an international audience and features animals from around the world that teach us the importance of good eye health and the value of eyeglasses.
CodeStore announces the availability of an updated iOS app template – Story Book App v1.2, a quick and easy way to create a picture book app for iPad and iPhone, without the need to learn software development. The easy to use template loads your pages in JPEG format and even narration or sound in MP3 format, and outputs a native Universal iPad iPhone app or an iPad-only app, ready for the App Store.
One Hundred Robots Corporation today introduces Hildegard Sings 1.0, a children’s book app about an opera-singing hippo for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Illustrated in watercolor with 28 interactive, surprise-packed pages, this is an unforgettable story of Hildegard Rhineheffer, a lovable hippo who dreams of being an opera star. Interactive features include the ability to feed Hildegard a feast, help her try on whimsical hats, pop bubbles in her bath, and raise the curtain on opening night.
Melbourne based 123 Number Fun today announces the first book by popular Children’s Author Jane Hague, “The Great Snail Race” is taking part in the exclusive “Moms with Apps” App Friday Promotion. “The Great Snail Race” is a fun interactive story about a week at Number Town School with Little Tilly Two and focusses on counting and sequencing. This lively children’s book incorporates fun interactive features including sound effects on each page, interactive town map and more.
World Book, Inc. today introduced World Book’s World of Animals, an inventive, educational iPad app that is available free at the Apple iTunes Store for a limited time. World of Animals is an extraordinary educational app that gives kids of all ages engaging opportunities to explore, compare, and rank animals and quiz themselves on their favorites. This interactive app features hundreds of stunning pictures, videos, animal sounds, quick facts.
BrendaBeeBooks has released their first children’s book for iOS, Rain, Rain – Go Away! 1.1. Rain, Rain – Go Away! is a cleverly written, beautifully illustrated, interactive children’s book. The rhyming verses make it easy for kids to remember – sort of like a snappy word game. Complete with original music, interactive characters and sound effects on each page, along with read-along feature. This book is sure to be a favorite for kids and parents alike.
In collaboration with independent children’s book author and illustrator Chris Robertson, KwiqApps today introduces Little Miss Liberty 1.0, another original children’s picture book on iOS devices. The lovely picture book features young Miss Liberty and depicts her story of growing up in Paris and finally landing in New York. The app features high resolution graphics to take advantage of iPad’s large display.
In celebration of participating in Friday’s Moms With Apps’ App Friday promotion, the creators of the Treasure Kai have put the app on sale for just $0.99 (USD) June 10-12, 2011. Treasure Kai and the Lost Gold of Shark Island is unique among book apps because it uses interactive, non linear storytelling; a twist on the choose-your-adventure format. Treasure Kai sends kids on a treasure hunt for gold by having kids tap treasure chests to reveal exciting adventure stories or the lost treasure.
See Here Studios celebrates storytime with Dad by dropping prices on its award-winning iOS storybook apps for Father’s Day Weekend. The company will also be raffling off an iTunes Gift card on its Facebook and Twitter sites. The children’s book apps The Wrong Side of the Bed 3D and The Three Pandas are designed for ages 3-8 and are readable on both the iPad and iPhone.
iOS developer eMotion Tales today introduces “Cut! It’s a Wrap! The Secret of the Mummy from the Cellar”, their new interactive children’s book for iPad. Offering the best mix of vivid animated illustrations, “Cut! It’s a Wrap!” is a funny yet captivating detective story about life at the animal film studios. Cut! It’s a Wrap! features more than 35 colorful pages with illustrations with Interactive animations and sound effects almost on every page.