Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The Trip Little Critters Apps and A Mercer Mayer Autographed Book Giveaway!!

Get ready for some fun as you go on a trip with the one and only Little Critter by Mercer Mayer. This new App is specially designed for children, to interact and have fun while on the road for a summer vacation or just for summer fun at home!!

They are two great Apps that will help make traveling fun, which is a big help while on the road with children, TRUST me lol!! The are as follows: The Trip - Little Critter Reading Adventure and The Trip- Little Critter GamePak

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The Trip- Little Critter Reading Adventure APP:

*Imparts early reading skills and decoding of simple word patterns through creative game play, such as solving puzzles, matching words with objects and completing patterns.
*Pop-up activities unlock collectible gems-collect all six to play a fun arcade-style game.
*Alphabet flashcards hidden on every screen teach and reinforce all letters and can be accessed any time for word repetition.
*Builds critical problem-solving skills through inventory collection and selection of items needed to advance through the app.
*Navigational component lets kids choose which direction the Critters will go.
*Features original full-color artwork by Mercer Mayer and includes interactive animations.
*Text highlighting, visual interactive item clues with professional audio narration and dramatization keep younger readers engaged with the story.
*Kids learn positive messages about family values of love, compassion, empathy, caring and sharing.

Mercer Mayer's Little Critter stars in this new reading adventure produced by Appy award winner John R Sansevere. Kids can Read, Listen, Touch, Play and interact with Little Critter and his family! From A to Z, there is lots to do!! Learning made fun!!

In this fun-filled, interactive reading adventure, young children are invited to learn along with Little Critter on his family’s road trip. Rich in learning activities, games, and exciting surprises, kids will be entertained as they discover a new adventure on every page.
The Critters’ trip is full of amusing twists and turns—just like the actual road they’re following! Kids can help Little Critter choose the route the family will take and explore the countryside, the city, the beach and more: fix the car when it breaks down; move a horse stuck in the middle of the road; feed the seagulls; and even find time to grab a hot dog! All this while playing lots of games with Little Sister along the way to pass the time!
Readers and non-readers of all skill levels will find entertainment in this interactive story adventure.
“The Trip” reading adventure app emphasizes basic pre-school and early elementary curriculum. Recommended for ages 3 to 7.
Since his first introduction over 30 years ago, beloved author Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter continues to be a favorite of parents and children alike!

The Trip- Little Critter GamePak APP:

*Over 50 activities
*Over 175 stickers
*Fun animations and sound effects
*Tap, drag and drop its easy!
*Reinforces early learning skills
*Easy-to-use toolbar and menus
*Entertaining and helpful audio from Little Critter

GamePak includes ten fun game themes with over 50 engaging activities featuring Little Critter.
Introducing Digistix—colorful, interactive animated stickers with fun sound effects can be used over and over again.
Enhances the experience of The Trip – Little Critter Reading Adventure app by Mercer Mayer!

Since his introduction over 30 years ago, beloved author Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter continues to be a favorite with parents and children alike! That’s why we have created The Trip - Little Critter GamePak. It’s stocked full of games and activities to entertain and engage young minds. GamePak also features Digistix, our NEW animated stickers. It’s learning made fun with hours of carefully crafted connectivity – with words of encouragement from Little Critter along the way!

•DOT-TO-DOTS: Reinforce number and letter recognition.
•MAZES: Improve cognitive thought processes and hand-eye coordination.
•MATCHING PICTURES AND WORDS: Improve reading skills with simple, familiar words and pictures.
•HOW MANY? Fun counting games to improve basic math skills.
•COLOR MATCH: Learning about colors through games.

Every child loves to play with stickers, and our NEW Digistix are sure to delight!
Multiple activities using digital stickers will foster creativity while helping develop vocabulary, basic math skills, hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills.
Simple tap, drag and drop play, combined with fun sound effects and cute animations is sure to inspire imagination.
What children will love:
*Play! Create a fun beach scene featuring Little Critter--enjoy watching Little Critter as he flies his kite, plays on the beach or in the water and orders a snack! Move and change the scenes to create a new adventure every time. There’s also a fun camp scene to create too!
*Picture Poof. Complete scenes using Digistix and see what happens when the stickers are moved to the correct locations! A great way to stimulate hand-eye coordination!
*Letter Fun. Identify Digistix images that start with certain letters of the alphabet. Learn new words as images are dragged and dropped into the scene.
*Matching. Learn new words as they are matched to the Digistix images.
*Puzzle Match. Drag and drop picture puzzle pieces to complete fun scenes.

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Get in on the Fun over at Silver Dolphins Facebook Page for a great giveaway to win This Weeks Book and a Year of Free App apps from Silver Dolphin, Time is running out, this is the last week to enter, It will end on April 30th!! Hurry on over, you never know you may be the next lucky winner!!

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Now for even more fun filled excitement, Silver Dolphins is letting me hold a giveaway Right here on J's Reviews and Giveaways for a Copy of Just A Little Critters Collect, Autographed from the one and only Mercer Mayer!!!

To learn more visit Silver Dolphin on their blog, and connect with them on Facebook and Twitter!!

And finally, coming soon to the Silver Dolphin Books blog are six FREE The Trip – Little Critter-themed activities to download including Dot-to-Dot, Maze, Word Match, Word Search, Coloring, Spot the Difference. For more Little Critter FUN!!

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 BUY IT: You can purchase these two fun filled The Trip Apps on iTunes, Barnes & Noble, Amazon, and Google Play. For an average price of $3.99!! Not a bad deal at all!!

WIN IT: Thanks to the Awesome Silver Doiphin Books and Amazing Mercer Mayer, one lucky reader will win an Mercer Mayer Autographed Copy of Just a Little Critter Collection Hard Cover Book. A collection of seven great hits, in a 176 page of fun filled Little Critter Adventures, such as: Just For You, When I Get Bigger, I Was So Mad and All By Myself!! Thanks so much Silver Dolphin Books and Mercer Mayer!! You guys ROCK!!

To enter, simply fill out some or all of the Rafflecopter form below. Remember, you have a better chance at winning, by doing most of the entries and coming back daily for the daily entries!! 


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*Disclaimer- I received an Autographed Book for my post, and Silver Dolphins is sponsoring this giveaway. This did not alter my opinions of the books or apps featured, all opinions expressed are mine and one hundred perfect honest and true, your opinion may differ.*

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Kimberly Bauer said...

I would love to win this for my 17 month old daughter.

VickeC said...

Id like to win this for one of my grandchildren

AngelWinner said...

For my children

Danielle said...

I lovvvved reading Little Critter books with my younger brothers when I was a kid, and now I enjoy reading them with my own children. We like to look for the little cricket or spider hiding on every page.

Sue Hull said...

I remember reading these books to my daughter when she was little.I'd like to win this for my 2 neices.Thank you :)

dlhaley said...

I would love to win this for my granddaughter, who would hand this book down to her younger brother.

D Schmidt mummytotwoboys said...

I have never read the book but would love to win it for my children to enjoy.

Liberty Boblett said...

My fondest Little Critter moment was when I would read Little Critter books to my son! Now my daughter is old enough to enjoy them!

Ken Ohl said...

would love to win for my niece. thankyou, ken

jamie braun said...

would love to win this for my daughter

Teresa Thompson said...

I would love to win this for my granddaughters.

lilyk said...

I would love to win this book for my friend!