Happy Valentine's Day!
Today, Oceanhouse Media released two cute omBooks (Oceanhouse digital books).
- Picture Me Cute As Can Bee
- 99 cents on iOS
Add your child's photo to this personalized omBook and they'll star in their own springtime dress-up story! Take new pictures or add photos from your library and this app will place your children in adorable spring costumes like bumble bee, fuzzy bunny, spring flower, hunny bear and baby bird. Children will enjoy the playful sounds and interactive objects on every page as they flip through the story and see themselves (and other costumed characters) in each illustration. Special features include the ability to store your photos in the app and even use multiple photos within a single story.
- High quality artwork based on studio photography
- Professional audio narration
- Introduces pre-literacy skills with word highlighting
- Interactive objects on each page
- Encourages imaginative play as children can take on a variety of characters
- This 'Universal App' is optimized for Retina displays and the iPad
Other Picture Me Press apps:
- Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping
- $1.99 on iOS and Android
The day before school starts, Mama takes her five little monkeys shopping for clothes. "Stay right here," she says, "AND DON'T GO WANDERING OFF!" But one little monkey has to go to the bathroom, and two little monkeys get thirsty. Then three little monkey friends arrive, and four little monkeys decide to go help find the others. . . . Will Mama ever have all five of her little monkeys together again? Vibrant illustrations, catchy text, and simple math lessons are wonderfully incorporated into this latest Five Little Monkeys adventure!
Vibrant illustrations, catchy text, and simple math lessons are wonderfully incorporated into this latest Five Little Monkeys adventure! New features in this omBook include professional narration, background audio and high resolution artwork for each scene. To promote reading in young children, individual words are highlighted as the story is read and words zoom up when pictures are touched. By combining the original text and artwork with features that entertain and promote reading, this omBook appeals to readers of all ages.
Three ways to read this omBook:
- * "Read to Me" — listen to the narrated story with words highlighted as they are read
- * "Read it Myself" — read the book in its traditional form
- * "Auto Play" — plays like a movie, automatically reading and turning pages. Great for younger children!
- Additional Features:
- * Picture / Word association — words zoom up and are spoken when pictures are touched
- * Professional audio narration
- * Custom background audio for each scene
- * Pages pan & zoom to accentuate the colorful, original artwork
- * This 'Universal App' is optimized for Retina displays and the iPad
- omBook® Apps
- Five Little Monkeys Bake a Birthday Cake
- Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
- Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree
- Five Little Monkeys Wash the Car
- Five Little Monkeys With Nothing to Do