App of the Week: A Royal Little Pest


  I really enjoyed A Royal Little Pest written by Anita Reynolds MacArthur and illustrated by Karen Roy.  This is a great example of how a fun storybook app can teach little ones about the benefits of positive behavior.  The story starts out with us being introduced to Prince Hayden MacCheeky who is a real little prince who lives with his royal brother and sister, parents and royal dog, Goober, in their royal castle. Prince Hayden MacCheeky loves to play around with his brother and sister but not necessarily the way they would like to him to play with them.  You see – he is a bit of a pest and can’t understand why his siblings don’t like to play with him.  One day, he gets down and his mother asks him why he isn’t playing with his brother and sister and he tells her that he can’t understand why they don’t want to play with him.  Eventually, he has an idea and decides to be less of a … [Read more...]