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Pictures Come To Life With These Animated Storybooks

Get ready for pictures to literally pop off the screen and awaken your kids animation. This collection of animated storybooks will provide you and your kids with a wide variety of interactive stories to choose from. Move around a scene and tap on characters to really bring things to life.

Babel, the King - EPIC animated storybook
Jack and the Beanstalk / Fusee
Hush Lullaby Storybook
Three Little Pigs Tale
The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen Full

Best Apps

Highest scored apps in the category

What Was I Scared Of?
What Was I Scared Of?

What Was I Scared Of?

Oceanhouse Media

A Dr. Seuss classic comes to life

The Dr. Seuss classic “What Was I Scared Of?” comes to life with playful interactivity, delightful animations and fun activities!

FEATURES
- Delightful animations on every page
- Tap to find playful surprises throughout the book
- Find hidden stars on every page to reveal fun activities
- Read with highlighted narration in Read To Me, explore in Read It Myself, or enjoy Auto Play
-...

PopOut! The Tale of Peter Rabbit - Potter
PopOut! The Tale of Peter Rabbit - Potter

PopOut! The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Loud Crow Interactive Inc.

** As Featured in Mashable, NY Times, The New Yorker, NPR, FOX, School Learning Journal

** As Featured in Mashable, NY Times, The New Yorker, NPR, FOX, School Learning Journal

Since its release, PopOut! The Tale of Peter Rabbit has been one of the best-selling book apps and has quickly become an interactive sensation captivating children, parents, and educators from around the world.

Relive this age-old classic tale of a mischievous rabbit's romp through a grumpy farmer's...

Cinderella by Nosy Crow
Cinderella by Nosy Crow

Cinderella by Nosy Crow

Nosy Crow

*** Major new update

*** Major new update! ***

A brand new, trilingual edition of our award-winning Cinderella app, with newly created Spanish and Chinese text and audio, newly optimised artwork, and more!

KAPi Award for Best Children's Ebook, 2012
Best iPad Kids App of the Year - iLounge
Publishing Innovation Award - Best Juvenile App
FutureBook Innovation Award - Best Children's App
2011 Editor's Choice Award - Children's Technology...

Wee Alphas
Wee Alphas

Wee Alphas

Wee Society LLC

***Common Sense Media Highest 5-Star Rating***

***Common Sense Media Highest 5-Star Rating***
***Cool Mom Tech Pick of the Year***
***Parents' Choice Silver Award Winner***
***Webby Awards Official Honoree - Best Visual Design***

"The coolest thing about WEE ALPHAS is that it takes the approach that just because kids need to learn the basics like ABCs, doesn't mean they have to be bored. In fact, this app is quirky enough to...

In The Dark, Berenstain Bears
In The Dark, Berenstain Bears

In The Dark

Wanderful, Inc.

• Winner of a MOM'S CHOICE Gold Award

• Winner of a MOM'S CHOICE Gold Award
• Winner of a PARENTS’ CHOICE Gold Honor Award
• An interactive animated storybook originally published by the award-winning Living Books
• A tale of taking charge of one’s imagination, especially when it makes you afraid of the dark

Review:
"Parents for two generations are familiar with the late Stan and Jan Berenstain's Bears and...

Also Good

Apps with average score

MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (English)
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (English)
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (English)

MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (English)

FORii, lnc.

"When kids launch this app they will in fact be launching a world of fun... Fabulous sound effects, animations, and music"- AppPicker.com

7 Free Stories and Songs to Enjoy
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan is an educational app for kids, filled with delightfully animated stories and songs such as
“Three Little Pigs”
“Jack...

MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (FREE)
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (FREE)
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (FREE)

MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan (FREE)

FORii, lnc.

All Stories and Songs to Enjoy
MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan is an educational app for kids, filled with delightfully animated stories and songs such as “Three Little Pigs”, “Jack and the Beanstalk”, “The Other Day I Met a Bear” and more. Watch, read, listen, dance and singalong. Prince Jajaja and his...

Babel, the King - EPIC animated storybook
Babel, the King - EPIC animated storybook
Babel, the King - EPIC animated storybook

Babel, the King - EPIC animated storybook

EPIC Agency

A unique interactive literary adventure specially developed for 2 to 6 year-olds.
***** Digital Storytime : "Overall, this is an app that took my breath away. It has great animation, creative interactivity, polished sound-effects and music worthy of a feature film. Including enhancements that match the well-crafted story, every step of...

Jack and the Beanstalk / Fusee
Jack and the Beanstalk / Fusee
Jack and the Beanstalk / Fusee

Jack and the Beanstalk / Fusee

FUSEE

“Jack and the Beanstalk” is a brand new, illustrated and animated adaptation of one of the most well known fairy tales of all time.

- High Quality, Outstanding Illustrations

- Newly Designed, Interactive, Fascinating 15 Talking Characters with Unique Dialogues, Voiced by Different Actors

- Audio Story Option with “Read to Me”...

Hush Lullaby Storybook
Hush Lullaby Storybook
Hush Lullaby Storybook

Hush Lullaby Storybook

Turtlerock New Media

An interactive animated musical storybook of the classic lullaby, Hush Little Baby.

Papa Squirrel tries to cheer up his crying child as Mama sings. This heartwarming story features pages full of animations and is sure to become one of your toddler's favorite storybook apps.

Wobbly Toggle's Hush Lullaby

For ages 5 and...

Cat Hat Party - Animated Book App for Children
Cat Hat Party - Animated Book App for Children
Cat Hat Party - Animated Book App for Children

Cat Hat Party - Animated Book App for Children

TaleSpring LLC

A little kitty needs a new and different hat for the "Cat Hat Party" to win the Blue Ribbon. Join Miss Kitti and her friends and see their cute hats as she prepares for the party.

Author: Joan Klatil Creamer
Illustrator: Joan Klatil Creamer

Create your own interactive book app at www.talespring.com.
Find other...

The Grand Adventure of The Little Prince
The Grand Adventure of The Little Prince
The Grand Adventure of The Little Prince

The Grand Adventure of The Little Prince

Playtales, S.L.

Join The Little Prince on his grand adventure! Fly through space and travel to nine enchanting planets full of entertaining activities and games. Help the Little Prince catch magic pearls, fix giant clocks, create beautiful music, fly through space, perform magic, complete obstacle courses, and so much more! You’ll even...

Noah's Ark   by Little Ark
Noah's Ark   by Little Ark
Noah's Ark   by Little Ark

Noah's Ark by Little Ark

Wanderful, Inc.

A fun interactive animated story

• An interactive animated storybook based upon the beloved Bible story of Noah's Ark
• Presented in a lively, non-denomination manner for children 3-7

Have you ever wished you could play inside a story and really interact with all the characters and words? Now you can! Noah’s Ark...

Roxie's Doors
Roxie's Doors
Roxie's Doors

Roxie's Doors

OCG Studios

The award-winning storybook Doors, by Roxie Munro, is now available as a lift the flap 3D search and find book. Over a 100 hidden objects..

The magical doors will open the world to the firestation, a train, a farm, the doctor, a boat, your fridge, the garage, a theater and a...

How to Pray - An Animated ebook for kids
How to Pray - An Animated ebook for kids
How to Pray - An Animated ebook for kids

How to Pray - An Animated ebook for kids

TaleSpring LLC

A beautifully Illustrated Interactive Story that will touch your heart. Ever wonder how to pray? This Free App explains why prayer is important and how to create one using interactive illustrations. Be sure to tap on all of the objects so you don't miss out. Free Updates included.

Coming soon: Be...

Three Monks
Three Monks
Three Monks

Three Monks

Hongwei Deng

Features:
- Beautifully illustrated graphics that your children will love
- The same story in simplified Chinese and traditional Chinese.
- Professional, kid-friendly, native voice narration in Chinese.
- Three reading mode:
1) Read to me (Animation: Set to manually flip pages and automatically tell the story.)
2) Read it myself (Picture book: Set to manually...

Giraffe small boots
Giraffe small boots
Giraffe small boots

Giraffe small boots

Hongwei Deng

Features:
- Beautifully illustrated graphics that your children will love
- The same story in simplified Chinese and traditional Chinese.
- Professional, kid-friendly, native voice narration in Chinese.
- Three reading mode:
1) Read to me (Animation: Set to manually flip pages and automatically tell the story.)
2) Read it myself (Picture book: Set to manually...

KidBook: Детские развивающие книги и интерактивные сказки. Учим алфавит, счет, слоги
KidBook: Детские развивающие книги и интерактивные сказки. Учим алфавит, счет, слоги
KidBook: Детские развивающие книги и интерактивные сказки. Учим алфавит, счет, слоги

KidBook: Детские развивающие книги и интерактивные сказки. Учим алфавит, счет, слоги

Blue Marlin Technologies Corp.

KidBook — это целая библиотека детских интерактивных и познавательных книг в одном приложении.
Читайте и слушайте сказки, изучайте буквы и слова, развивайтесь вместе с нами!

ВСЕ КНИГИ НА ОДНОЙ ПОЛКЕ
Теперь не нужно искать любимые сказки среди тысяч других приложений. Скачайте один раз и заходите в свою коллекцию, где хранятся самые лучшие...

Three Little Pigs Tale
Three Little Pigs Tale
Three Little Pigs Tale

Three Little Pigs Tale

Kids Games Club by TabTale

~~> The Three Little Pigs comes to life in this all new, fully-animated and interactive adventure!
~~> 7 educational mini games to spark your child’s imagination!
~~> Enjoy special moments with your child as you play and read together!

Introducing the Three Little Pigs like you’ve never seen them before!...

Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story HD
Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story HD
Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story HD

Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story HD

Aesop

"The wind kept blowing, and the rain kept coming down, until all the ground was covered in deep, muddy puddles. But Tortoise didn’t give up. He kept moving forward, slow and steady."

Join Tortoise and his animal friends Wolf, Fox, Crow, and Hare in this tale of friendship and determination,...

Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story Book
Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story Book
Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story Book

Tortoise and Hare: an Animated Children’s Story Book

Aesop

"The wind kept blowing, and the rain kept coming down, until all the ground was covered in deep, muddy puddles. But Tortoise didn’t give up. He kept moving forward, slow and steady."

Join Tortoise and his animal friends Wolf, Fox, Crow, and Hare in this tale of friendship and determination, inspired...

Kids Story Books-Lampi HD1 (preposition UP)
Kids Story Books-Lampi HD1 (preposition UP)
Kids Story Books-Lampi HD1 (preposition UP)

Kids Story Books-Lampi HD1 (preposition UP)

kyochoul lee

Learn Prepositions: Kids Story Books - Lampi 1 (Up)

Features:
FREE & New learning experience
Focusing on the use of particular prepositions
Interact with animated characters to learn target phrases

Lampi Story was created as a preposition and phrasal verb learning tool for children. Up is the first book in...

Kids Story eBook : Animal Pond
Kids Story eBook : Animal Pond
Kids Story eBook : Animal Pond

Kids Story eBook : Animal Pond

Classteacher Learning Systems

If you and your kids love stories and storytelling, this is the ebook for you! The Animal Pond is an educational storytelling, drawing and colouring app for kids and children, and helps them:
•Read a story
•Learn words
•Read sentences
•Identify shapes
•Draw freehand and colour
•Colour pages
•Learn the importance of cleanliness, togetherness and teamwork
•Enhance their...

Other Apps

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Beastly 01

Beastly 01

EpicPuzzle Ltd

** "With beautiful imagery, a decent interface and good story to tell, Beastly 01 is worth every penny of the asking price." - The Smartphone App Review **

“Children standing at the Crossroad,
What have you chosen in the end?"

A Chaotic Era, confusing warriors…
Between Heaven and Earth, a Holy War initiated by ambition...

On the stage of the final duel between the Humans and Orks,
spiritual knight Aichill has to face the cruel choice of Faith and Destiny...

Introducing the first chapter of "Beastly Crusader”,
a brand new reading experience with an animated novel !

Features:
[+] Original story and world;
[+] 55 pages of full colour illustrations;
[+] Interactive gesture control;
[+] Optimized for reading on mobile devices;
[+] Perfect combination of novel and animation;
[+] Language Support:
English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, French, Korean;

* WEBSITE: http://www.epicpuzzle.com
* FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/Peakman-392123467653675/
* TWITTER: @epicpuzzle
* YOUTUBE: http://youtube.com/c/EpicpuzzleLTD
* INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/epicpuzzle/
* Google+: google.com/+EpicpuzzleLTD

Turtle Crossing - An Animated, Interactive Storybook App

Turtle Crossing - An Animated, Interactive Storybook App

Adam Winsor

Atlas the turtle leaves his stinky, dirty pond for the sparkling lake across the street. Can he cross the road without getting squished?

Turtle Crossing is an animated, interactive storybook app by Illustrator and animator Adam Winsor.

Winner of the Best Pick Award from TechWithKids.com !

"...a storybook app that will delight nature lovers and make your children laugh." - See more at: http://www.techwithkids.com/Review_SR01317S_turtle-crossing

Read the story on your own, or have the app read it to you as you follow along with the animated, interactive illustrations on each page.

FEATURES
- Read to yourself or have the App read to you.
- Scrolling index to find your favorite part of the story any time.
- Tap to uncover hidden sounds and animations.

No ads or in-app purchases.

The Animated Tailor of Gloucester

The Animated Tailor of Gloucester

Code-Monkeys

** Discount price for the Wunderbooks Classic Bundle including three stories: "The Tailor of
Gloucester", "The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher", and "The Tale of Benjamin Bunny **

The Tailor of Gloucester, a beloved Beatrix Potter classic, has never been told in a more clever and captivating way. The Wundershop and Code-monkeys have brought all of Beatrix Potter's characters to life by animating her original artwork, while taking great care to preserve those elements of her stories that have been cherished for generations.

-Fully animated versions of Beatrix Potter’s original story and artwork
-Follow-along text highlighting promotes early learning/reading
-Offers a calming experience—perfect for bedtime!
-Enjoy the professional narrators or record your own voice
-Beautiful jigsaw puzzles created from the original watercolors
-Delightful classical music
-Designed to help children retain the story
-Rotate to enjoy full screen animations

Wünderbooks are designed to encourage the love of books and reading. Find out more about Wünderbooks at https://www.facebook.com/Wunderbook

The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen Full

The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen Full

Saturn Animation Studios Inc.

Let us introduce the new birth of the classic fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen as an audio book with amazing illustrations, games and beautiful animation. Hot off the tail of Disney’s hit movie Frozen, comes this amazing adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale The Snow Queen. This e-book is filled with breathtaking illustration and challenging jigsaw puzzles that children will love. While Frozen is said to be inspired by The Snow Queen, there are several notable differences between the Disney version and the classic version. However, if your children are Frozen fanatics, they will love hearing this version of the story as well. We remember the Snow Queen fairy tale from childhood. An evil troll invents a magic mirror that distorts everything beautiful and good. When the mirror breaks, a shard of its glass lands in the eye of young Kai, and his young heart becomes frozen.
To save the boy from the magic spell, your child will have to overcome many hurdles together with our heroine Gerda, showing courage, wit and compassion along the way. Reading or listening this audiobook, your child becomes a participant in many entertaining activities. He embarks upon a long rescue journey to struggle and win together with Elsa, Annabelle and other story’s heroes.
Your child will get to know the little robber girl, who, deep down, is really kind-hearted. He will meet a princess Annabelle who helps Gerda on her quest, setting her upon a reindeer that carries her across sea and mountain. With their help, they will collect all the pieces of ill-fated mirror to eliminate the troll curse forever. People, animals, birds, and even clouds will become real from the moment your child touches them. And, at the end of the Snow Queen fairy tale, your child will gather together the shattered fragments of the mean-spirited mirror as a jigsaw puzzle to triumph over evil.
The games woven throughout this classic bedtime story develop your child’s attention and motor skills, and allow them to remain active and interested. Interactive activities include playing with snowflakes, musical glass splinters and flowers, rub and reveal images, puzzles and more. There is something to touch and play with on every page. Humans, animals, birds, clouds and even flowers come to life, instantly responding to your child’s touch. Watch the room burst into a blizzard, and let the harsh weather clear with the swipe of your finger. Once again the room will be a cozy scene, with logs crackling in the fireplace, the cat purring, and the grandmother knitting in this cold winter day.
Beautiful illustrations, amazing animation and easy navigation make reading pleasant for you and your child … even exciting. And if you are tired, just turn on the auto play and the app will read the story to your child, page by page. What’s more – the price of the app is many times cheaper than your typical illustrated book. So read, play and enjoy! This edition of the Snow Queen will be a perfect solution for a bedtime story or for a child to enjoy on their own.
It is a great tool and opportunity to introduce your children to classic literature.