Hollywood, CA, May 16, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Sitting down and reading to your preschooler is a healthy and important ritual to maintain. It builds a long term bond between parent and child, influences the child’s emotional and social development, promotes literacy and has even been proven to increases the child’s chances of success.
Enter Touchoo, a publishing house for quality interactive book apps for toddlers and children. The team behind Touchoo are some of the most passionate and creative people making an impact in the mobile app industry today. They've combined their talents to bring childhood story classics to life on touch screen devices.
The release of their 1st app - 1 Little Boy (already in the app store for the iPhone and iPod Touch) teaches the kids to count while interacting with the characters. The story follows a boy’s journey before bedtime and safely back to his bedroom in time for bed. Written by Touchoo’s co-founder Keren Ben Or and illustrated by the incredible Ido Hirshberg, who is an Israeli illustrator and comics artist.
“Our company, Touchoo, founded by four book-loving parents, creates such interactive story books for touchscreens.” said Omer Ginor, CEO of Touchoo. “Each of the storybooks is created for a specific age group, and each has a different educational edge.”
Psychological research has shown that the best way for children to learn how to recite and count numbers is through active and playful methods, Touchoo has made it more simple, fun and inviting for parents and children alike.
Download the 1 Little Boy interactive storybook, out now for iPhone & iPad Touch devices. LINK - http://bit.ly/1LittleBoy-ApMktg