very-hungry-caterpillar-friends_834404979_ipad_02If you have young children, then you wont want to miss these new interactive iOS book apps from the talented folks at StoryToys Entertainment Limited, Oceanhouse Media and Busy Bee Studios.

The many popular works of children’s book Author and illustrator Eric Carle are instantly recognizable due to their distinctive hand-painted paper collage art style. Now he’s granted the team at StoryToy’s exclusive rights to bring his words and characters to life in their own unique digital 3D book style starting with The Very Hungry Caterpillar™ & Friends – Play & Explore.

Designed for pre-schoolers, this app features not only the titular famished insect, but a whole slew of Carle’s other popular creature creations like Brown Bear, Brown Bear, The Mixed-Up Chameleon, Mister Seahorse and more in a series of 8 cute pop-up games and activities. Learn facts about a variety of animals, help feed the hungry caterpillar healthy food, play matching games and more.

This is a nice, fun, learning app for you and your little Eric Carle fan.

great-day-for-pup-dr.-seuss_778900123_ipad_02Even though it doesn’t really feel like it here in the Northeast, tomorrow is officially the first day of Spring and Oceanhouse Media is celebrating the coming of warmer weather with a couple of new interactive book apps of their own.

A Great Day for Pup takes your kids on adventure with the Cat in the Hat as he travels around the globe in search of wild animal babies. From the Australian Outback to the snow covered Antarctic, your little ones will enjoy learning about all sorts of wildlife. A Great Day for Pup is available at a special launch price of $3.99.

It’s Summertime and Little Critter is visiting his Grandparent’s farm for a day of fishing in the pond and collecting frogs, only problem is…he doesn’t know how to swim! What will he do? Available at an introductory price of just 99¢, Just A Day at the Pond is sure to entertain your own little critters.

even-monsters-are-shy_837222888_ipad_01Finally, Busy Bee Studios is out with a new title in their popular Even Monsters™ digital book series. In Even Monsters Are Shy, your little monsters get to interact with a little boy named Ben as he attempts to help his monster Gurk overcome his shyness. The book conveys a positive message about friendship and confidence while allowing your child to have fun with 8 interactive mini-games scattered throughout the story.

If you are on the lookout for some new book apps for your kids StoryToys Entertainment Limited, Oceanhouse Media and Busy Bee Studios put out a lot of nice quality apps, so you should definitely consider one or more of these.