Round is a Mooncake
By Picpocket Books LLC
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Round Is a Mooncake, A Book Of Shapes
By Roseanne Thong
Illustrated by Grace Lin
Reading Level: 4-8 years
Round Is a Mooncake, A Book Of Shapes: A little girl’s urban neighborhood becomes a discovery ground of things round, square and rectangular in this lyrical picturebook. Most of the objects are Asian in origin, others universal: round rice bowls and a found pebble. square dim sum and the boxes that the pizza comes in, rectangular Chinese lace and a very special pencil case. Bright, whimsical art accompanies narrative rhyme and a short glossary adds cultural significance to the objects featured in the book.
About this App:
PicPocket Books brings quality children’s picture book literature to digital media. Now, children can enjoy their favorites stories on-the-go, even when they do not have a physical book to read.
Parents, take notice. This App:
- Does not includes analytics.
- Does not collect or share any personal data.
- Does not contain any ads.
- Does not contain any In App Purchases.
- Does not contain Social Network Integration.
- Links to the iTunes App Store for the option to see other family-friendly, educational apps from PicPocket Books and KidsMathFun.
This INTERACTIVE STORYBOOK app promotes EARLY LEARNING and helps your children develop READING skills by connecting the spoken audio words and sounds with the written word on the page. PicPocket Books' Learn-to-Read highlighting feature is an additional READING aid.
PicPocket Books offer a unique and new childrens' book experience, combining the beauty of quality picture books with audio recordings and interactive visual text. This combination enables independent enjoyment for children regardless of reading level, subtle support for early readers, and nostalgic fun for adults.
Whether standing in a grocery line, taking a car trip, or waiting in a doctor's office, PicPocket Books provide personal, interactive story experiences. The books can be downloaded with one click or tap, and provide educational and entertainment value to children and adults alike.
Your PicPocket Book is a perfect complement to regular story time with parents or grandparents, and a gentle alternative to flashy, fast-paced digital media time.
Benefits and Features:
- High fidelity, full-color illustrations that stay true to the original print book.
Interactive audio “hot spots” - touch the dog, kittens, and more to hear their sounds!
High quality audio recording.
- Highlighted text corresponds with audio - each word highlights as it is read to help new readers understand the connection between words and sounds - excellent for beginning readers or curious pre-readers.
- Play-pause to start and stop the story at any time.
- Fast-forward and fast-back to replay images and audio.
- Stories downloadable directly to your device, anytime, anywhere, on-the-go.
- Buy it once, play it as many times as you want.
- Patent-pending technology.
Compatible with iPhone and iPod touch.
To purchase a print version of Round Is A Mooncake, visit www.chroniclebooks.com/kids.
PicPocket Books is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families.
Recommended Ages: 1-3,4-7
Categories: BOOKS, READING
What's New in Version 2.3
Updated to iOS 4.2
- Category: Books
- Updated: 22 January 2011
- Version: 2.3
- Size: 10.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Picpocket Books LLC
- © 2010 PicPocket Books
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.