Posted by Knowlton Thomas on TechVibes.com 2012-05-09 11:20:00 AM Best-selling children’s author Leslie McGuirk is teaming up with Toronto-based Skyreader Media to bring Pip the Penguin to the iPad. The ebook will feature Skyreader’s new draw-along interactivity built on the company’s proprietary ebook authoring platform. Pip the Penguin has so far sold 600,000 copies in hardcover worldwide.Continue reading “Skyreader Media Brings Popular Book Alive on iPad with Interactive Features”
Interviewed for Skyreader Media Inc about our new app Draw Along Pip.
Published in Apps Playground, May 8, 2012 — Next up is Draw Along Pip, an iPad-only app that costs £1.49, and is based on a story by author and illustrator Leslie McGuirk starring Pip the Penguin. Published by Skyreader Media, it features characterful cartoon visuals and interactivity, but also a feature called ‘Draw Along’. The idea:Continue reading “SCRIBBLY STORIES: DRAW ALONG PIP”
Published at Mogul Baby, MAY 20, 2012 — I’ve never heard of the Pip the Penguin books until I downloaded the app Draw Along Pip to the iPad recently. Pip the Penguin has so far sold 600,000 copies in hard cover worldwide, and has been translated into Japanese, Swedish and French. Now it’s an eBook thanks to the development teamContinue reading “Draw Along Pip rated A+ by Mogul Baby”
Pip the Penguin is a new chapter for Skyreader Media. We are attracting top authors like Leslie due to our unique ability to create true interactive experiences for creative authors to engage readers without boundaries. This is a game-changing approach to storytelling,
Exploding iPad and eBook sales create fertile ground for Skyreader’s ambition Toronto – Ottawa, May 8, 2012 – Her books have been featured on The Martha Stewart show, Town & Country Magazine and People.com. Now best-selling children’s author Leslie McGuirk is teaming up with Skyreader Media Inc. to bring Pip the Penguin to the iPad featuring Skyreader’s new Draw-Along interactivity builtContinue reading “Ottawa’s Skyreader Media Inc. launches new iPad eBook for Children – Draw Along Pip”