Santa Clara, CA, August 04, 2005 --(PR.com
)-- Pers(r) is proud to announce that its first book in the Pookie and Tushka(r) series has received the "Seal of Excellence Award" in the Storybook with Characters category at the 2005 Creative Toy Awards, by Creative Child Magazine. This series of educational and entertaining children's picture books with interactive CD-ROMs has also received a Finalist Award for "Best First Children's Book" at the 2004 PMA Benjamin Franklin Awards.
BookReview.com's Editor-In-Chief, Zanne Mary Gray, writes: "Kids will love to have it read to them over and over again. And as a parent, this is one book that won't bore you to tears … If the book is great, the enclosed CD is spectacular … Jorge is on the cutting edge of children's entertainment and his work is bound to win several awards in the coming years …"
"Pookie and Tushka Find a Little Piano" introduces the reader to the penguin and polar bear pair. A frozen piano arrives in Iceland, bringing Pookie the penguin and Tushka the polar bear a heartwarming lesson about the essence of friendship. Bonus educational pages teach the reader "cool facts" about the polar regions, penguins and polar bears.
This 40-page, full-color hardcover picture book is beautifully illustrated with watercolor backgrounds and pencil drawings enhanced via a special computer process. The included interactive CD-ROM for Windows® and Macintosh® contains exciting games, educational activities, and fun songs to complete the "Pookie and Tushka" multimedia experience.
Pers Corporation is committed to using the latest developments in technology to create unique and inspiring entertainment of the highest quality. For more information, please visit: www.pers.com
Pookie and Tushka(r) find a little piano by Jorge
First edition, 40 pages, Full Color, 10" x 10", Hardcover, Free game/audio CD-ROM
$15.89 Suggested Retail Price, All ages,
ISBN 1-932179-23-2 LCC 2002111937
Pookie and Tushka(r) Plush Toys
16" Plush Toys with Limited Edition Trading Card
$16.99 Suggested Retail Price, Ages 3 and Up