Christmas is just around the corner and to get you in the holiday mood, we’ve made a list of five kids book apps for your iPad with Christmas themes. Below we’ve listed the name of the app, who made it, the price and the app’s description. We’ve also linked to the app in iTunes, so that you can check them out.
To prepare for Mediabistro’s upcoming Publishing App Expo on December 7-8, we are spotlighting book apps in our coverage.
Here is our list of 5 kids book iPad apps for Christmas:
1. A Charlie Brown Christmas by Loud Crow Interactive, $4.99: “‘Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?!’ Help Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the entire Peanuts gang as they struggle to find the true meaning of Christmas. Peter Robbins, the original voice of Charlie Brown, narrates the rebirth of the 1965 animated classic as an interactive storybook complete with original dialogue and digitally remastered illustrations, animation, and music optimized for your Apple device.”
2. How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Oceanhouse Media, $3.99: “The Grinch hates Who-ville’s holiday celebrations, and plans to steal all the presents to prevent Christmas from coming. But the Grinch soon discovers the true meaning of the holiday, changing his heart forever.
3. Arthur Christmas Movie Storybook by FrogDogMedia, $3.99: “Arthur Christmas is an interactive storybook app that at last reveals the incredible, never-before seen answer to the question on every child’s mind: how does Santa delivers all of those presents in one night?!”
4. DC Super Friends Race to Save Christmas by ScrollMotion, $.99: “Santa is the Guest of Honor at the DC Super Friends’ holiday party – but he hasn’t shown up! Superman and the Flash decide to find out what’s wrong, and the Race to Save Christmas is on!”
5. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Oceanhouse Media, $2.99: “POOR RUDOLPH! All the other reindeer make fun of his bright red nose and won’t let him play in their reindeer games. But when Christmas is almost cancelled because of a huge snowstorm, Rudolph comes to Santa’s rescue! Like Rudolph himself, this omBook is special. It includes custom music, background audio, enlarged artwork for each scene, and authentic audio clips from the timeless 1964 TV special! The app also includes special effects for Rudolph’s glowing nose and falling snow!”