A free app "Alexander Pushkin's Fairy Tales" with coloring books based on these tales, biography of Alexander Pushkin, stories about how his tales were written, free animation cartoons, videofilms and theatricals - all these - and many other things - you can find in this application.
Owners of mobile devices, undoubtedly, will like this application, which will help them introduce their kids to Pushkin's literary heritage. Ease of use, intuitional interface, plenty of interesting contents - all this makes "Pushkin's Tales" an essential app for parents.
There is no child whose mother tongue is Russian who doesn't know versed tales by Alexander Pushkin. These tales are still among the very first books which parents read to every Russian child. Parents and grandparents who now read, say, "The Tale of Tsar Saltan" or "The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish" to their kids, can well remember how they listened to these very verses themselves - many years ago. That's why they will by all means like this application.
Growth of technology opens up new opportunities; now kids can use mobile devices to watch movies and plays, read multimedia books, play games, color digital pictures, and much, much more. 'Pushkin's Tales' app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch will not only entertain your child, but also will introduce your son or daughter to literary works of Alexander Pushkin - a great Russian poet.
In this app, every kid will find something interesting for him or her. A small child will enjoy listening a tale or looking at pictures. A pre-school child will be glad to watch an animation cartoon or a theatrical play, color a picture with favourite heroes on it. By the way, coloring pictures can be moved on the screen, enlarged, rotated; it is also possible to save them, print them, or send them by e-mail (for example, to Mom). Even teenagers and adults will be able to learn something new to them as well: they can read plenty of interesting things about Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin and learn how his tales - the tales that hundreds of millions of children and adults remember and love - were created.
Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin (Russian: Александр Сергеевич Пушкин, tr. Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin; June [O.S. 26 May] 1799 – 10 February [O.S. 29 January] 1837) was a Russian author of the Romantic era who is considered by many to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature.
Fairy Tales in verse
1830 – The Tale of the Priest and of His Workman Balda
1831 – The Tale of Tsar Saltan
1833 – The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish
1833 – The Tale of the Dead Princess
1834 – The Tale of the Golden Cockerel
- iPod Touch