Practice reading with The Wishing Fountain!
A young girl wishes for a mermaid statue to bring her someone to play with. Her wish comes true! The Wishing Fountain helps your kids learn to read with karaoke-style narration and callouts to discover new words!
Touch objects to find out what they are!
Touch words to hear how they are pronounced!
Read along with word-for-word narration to practice reading!
About the book:
It's difficult to be an only child and have no brothers and sisters to play with. Mary has only her cat Whiskers, who suddenly begins bringing Mary shiny pennies each day. Mary is so lonely that she makes wishes for someone to play with by tossing pennies into a fountain with a mermaid statue at its center. For several days it doesn't work, and then Sarah appears and they start a new friendship.
Education doesn’t have to be boring. It should be fun! Pickatale was made to improve children’s reading skills, to help them learn about animals, cultures, historical figures and more, and to have fun learning through reading books.
How do we help children read and learn?
Little ones can follow the book’s narration with highlighted words, and practice their reading!
Curious ones can click on different objects and words to find out what they are!
Big kids can show you how well they can read!
Grown ups can join the fun during story time and read along with the kids!
Our books are also available in a whole bunch of other languages, with even more coming soon!
Gorgeous and playful illustrations
Read-a-long narration with captivating voices and highlighted words
Engage young minds with e-book features that really get the most out of your iPad, while still keeping the "real book feel”
Touch objects and words to see and hear them
Let the littlest children hear their favorite stories whenever they like
Read to Me::
Children will have time to discover the different objects in The Wishing Fountain and then turn the page when they’re ready
Challenge your children by letting them read The Wishing Fountain all by themselves
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