App of the Week: Henrietta is hungry

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  PicPocket Books has recently released storybook app Henrietta is Hungry written by Nina Lim and illustrated by Terence Gomez.  My daughter and I really enjoyed this fun story about Henrietta who loves to eat and takes us on a journey of foods around the world.  She loves to try new foods such as tiny fried spring rolls in Thailand (yum) and squidgy soft snails in France (hmmm) and even huge bags of haggis in Scotland!  Nina Lim uses exciting language such as scrumptious and stupendous when describing what types of food little Henrietta wants to try.  She is looking for the most scrumptious and stupendous dish she can find! So she began her journey to find the best and most stupendous foods around.  I love the illustrations by Terence Gomez - especially the page of Henrietta sialing in her little bonnet hat in her red boat.  The animations are simple but add dimension to the … [Read more...]