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‘That’s the One!’ and ‘Show Offs’ Multilingual Picture-Book Apps from Piccolo Books

These two apps from Piccolo Picture Books each offer listeners five language options. For additional multilingual choices from this developer, see our related posts. Title: That’s the One! Author: Petra Heezen Title: Show Offs! Author: Tjibbe Veldkamp Illustrator: Wouter Tulp ea. title: Developed by: Unieboek I Het Spectrum B. V. and Mobile Generation Platform: i […]

Review: ‘May I Have a Kiss?’

Mouse is in search of the owner of the special kiss. Was it Fox or could it have been Squirrel? Find out in Marianne Busser and Ron Schröder’s ‘May I Have a Kiss?’ now available for iOS.

Review: ‘Going to the Construction Site with Daddy’

Going to the Construction Site with Daddy is a Piccolo bookshelf app. Piccolo apps are available in five languages and make great additions to bilingual classrooms. To learn more about bookshelf apps, and some of Piccolo’s other titles, start here. If it’s vehicles your young readers and listeners are interested in, you might also want […]

Review: ‘Champions’ and ‘A Very Special Wish’ for the iPad

The meaning of friendship is key in the action-packed, gentle animal tales in the ‘The Super Friends’ series published on the Piccolo Picture Books app bookshelf.

Review: ‘Liesel Gets a Sister’ and ‘Liesel’s Birthday’ for the iPad

The Piccolo Picture Books bookshelf includes several companion titles. Liesel is the star of the two apps reviewed today and Liesel Learns to Swim, which will join the others on the bookshelf soon. Find out more about Piccolo Picture Books and the bookshelf trend in our blog entry posted two days ago. Title: Liesel Gets […]

Review: ‘Brave Rooney’ for iOS

Caped crusaders, 50 interactive features and a message: ‘Brave Rooney’ is an app for superheroes-in-training kids.