Best Picture Books Apps

Picture book apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to access static or interactive digital picture books. Types include folklore, animal, and automobile picture book apps. Picture book apps are great for parents looking for ways to both entertain and educate their kids through stories.

Last updated 06-25-2017

African Storybook Reader
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African Storybook Reader

Android

Seller: Saide

30 3

Experience child development like no other! Enjoy thousands of stories made to improve your child’s development. Read a collection of African narratives in different languages. Have fun reading “A Fish and a Gift” and “Amazing Daisy” in multiple South African, Kenyan, and Ugandan languages.

Use the app before your child goes to sleep to make them sleepy. No more scouring the internet for a narrative to entertain your child. Listen as they giggle at funny moments and become confident that they are on the right track for improving their comprehension!

Android
African Storybook Reader

African Storybook Reader

Free

Fables and Fairy Tales
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Fables and Fairy Tales

Android

Seller: iStudios

30 3

This educational app is a jam-packed collection of fables and fairy tale stories perfect for your kids! For those parents who value convenience, this is going to be a great and informative app to use when reading bedtimes stories to your little ones!

Choose from a wide variety of stories of fables and fairy tales with just a few taps and swipes. Gently nudge your child in the right direction as you read stories with different moral lessons. They will love to hear the story about “Love and Time” or “The Princess and the Pea!”

▲ Parents and kids are bound to have a great time reading together!

▲ Mold them into a well-refined person by introducing them to the morals of each story,

▲ There are a wide variety of captivating stories to choose from for your little ones, right in the palm of your hand!

The game has a user-friendly and simple interface for simplified story-searching. Adjust the font size of the text for a convenient reading time. Along with the stories are colorful cartoon images that convey the concept of each story!

Enhance their values by reading through stories which are essential for real life situations. This is a resourceful app to use for you to bond with your kids during time off. If you want to teach them the importance of time, how struggles make a man stronger, and more, then start telling them captivating stories right on your mobile device!

Android
Fables and Fairy Tales

Fables and Fairy Tales

Free

iStoryBooks
3rd

iStoryBooks

Android

Seller: iMarvel

30 3

Do your children love stories? Satisfy their thirst for new tales with this interactive eBook library! With friendly and fascinating voice narration, little ones as young as three can enjoy a variety of folklore, fairy tales, and children's classics from across the world. Help broaden their vocabulary, stimulate the imagination, and gain new knowledge!

Acquire peace of mind knowing that your child is exploring a safe environment - take advantage of the Parent's Lock to add, remove, and protect content. Watch on as the stories evoke emotions from your little ones and take pride in the new things they have learned. Enrich your child's day with a collection of engaging and educational stories!

Android
iStoryBooks

iStoryBooks

Free

Moral stories, Fables & Tales
4

Moral stories, Fables & Tales

Android

Seller: Saatvik

30 3

Teach your kids the importance of wisdom, respect, bravery, and all other good values for them to grow into kind and warm-hearted indviduals. Pick and read to them from the 366 available stories like Aesop's Fables, Fairy Tales, Indian Fairy Tales, Panchatantra, and Sanskrit Tales.

There are eight categories from popular authors that you can peruse. Run out of bedtime stories to tell them? Pick a something from the list, navigate the pages with ease (switch fonts and zoom in for easy reading), and ignite your kid's imagination before they doze off to slumber.

▲ Interesting and thought-provoking tales to tell your kids!

▲ Pick a category in order to start the adventures and vocabulary building.

▲ Various interesting titles with the number of words clearly stated.

The stories also come with colorful illustrations to add meaning to the whole reading experience. This app is also great if you have been meaning to teach your son or daughter how to read. Watch with pride as they develop their language and comprehension skills!

Show them your support by means of guidance as they take a bigger leap towards a brighter tomorrow. Be proud as you are watch them excel not only in school, but wherever they may go. Attend to their needs and help them get ready for a bigger challenge that awaits both in regards to communication and interpersonal skills.

Android
Moral stories, Fables & Tales

Moral stories, Fables & Tales

Free

Chuggington Chug Patrol Free
5

Chuggington Chug Patrol Free

Android

Seller: StoryToys

25 2.5

If your kids love watching the “Chuggington Chug Patrol” on TV, maybe they would enjoy a book about it too! After all, reading is an important skill for young minds. A book from a children's show like "Chug Patrol" could be just what you need to get their brains ticking!

Save yourself a trip to the bookstore by giving your phone this digital, interactive storybook app! Hear the narration by the patrol leader Jackman, as he tells stories featuring recruits Wilson, Brewster, and Koko on their adventures! There are also several, rescue mini-games throughout this book that your kids can play. Each time they succeed, they earn a badge that can be viewed at the end!

▲Tap on the book to start reading!

▲Listen to Jackman as he narrates through the story!

▲Teach kids to turn the page by swiping slowly across the screen!

▲Some pages have interactive mini-games like this one! Help the “Chug Patrol” clear the logs!

▲Earn badges to show how a good rescuer you are! View them at the end of the book!

It may be a mobile game but it’s a very lifelike rendition of a real, interactive storybook. And unlike real books, apps don’t run out of stock. It can really save you a lot of time searching through bookshops. Read it to your kid when it’s time for bed or slowly encourage them to read along with Jackman as he narrates. You can also point out the sounds being made! And of course, there are always the simple life lessons of courage and carefulness that “Chug Patrol” is known for. So, are you ready to rescue?

Android
Chuggington Chug Patrol Free

Chuggington Chug Patrol Free

Free