IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Talk Like a Pirate Day was originally started by two friends, John Baur and Mark Summers, in the late 1990’s. The concept was that on this day - everyone would talk like a pirate. Dave Barry, the famous columnist, was contacted by the friends and he fully supported this day and declared September 19th to be an official Talk Like a Pirate Day.
WHAT: Penelope the Purple Pirate storybook app will go on sale from $1.99/$2.99 HD to $.99 for both versions in support of Talk Like a Pirate Day.
WHEN: September 16th to the 20th.
HOW: Penelope the Purple Pirate can be found at the iTunes App Store. Penelope the Purple Pirate is hosting a Talk Like a Pirate Giveaway going on until September 20th where winners will be announced on Penelope the Purple Pirate Facebook Page.
Penelope the Purple Pirate has been chosen as a Top 10 Must-Have eBook by lilsugar of Popsugar.com, a Top 10 Educational iPad App by Digital Storytime, and in the Top 25 iTunes Book Apps and in What’s Hot in iTunes Books.
PicPocket Books is happy to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day by offering Top Storybook App Penelope the Purple Pirate at a discount for all to enjoy!
Polka Dots Publishing, located in Irvine, California, offers quality and interactive children’s storybook apps and books and is owned by Melissa Northway. Ms. Northway is a contributor to Mom It Forward, holds a Masters in Nutrition, and a member of Moms With Apps. She will be in the Author’s Corner at the OC Children’s Book Festival October 2nd. Her next storybook app Gerry the Giraffe will be out this fall. For more information visit the company’s website at: www.melissanorthway.com, @melissanorthway, Penelope the Purple Pirate Facebook Page.