I just downloaded and enjoyed an interactive book for the iPad called The Fantastic Flying Books of Morris Lessmore. What the hell’s an interactive book? Watch this short video for a better idea of what I’m talking about…
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore iPad App Trailer from Moonbot Studios on Vimeo.
The app is visually stunning, and the story it tells is simple and poignant; well worth the five bucks I spent. “Morris” was put together by a Shreveport, LA company called Moonbot Studios. Here’s another short video which gives you some insight into the company…
MOONBOT studios Office Tour from Moonbot Studios on Vimeo.
Apparently, one of the founders of Moonbot is the esteemed children’s book illustrator William Joyce (who not only does great work on his own, but also did design for movies like Toy Story).
If you have an iPad, check out “Morris Lessmore”. It’s pretty nifty.