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At Pickatale, we believe in the power of great storytelling. That’s why every book in our children’s reading and audiobook app offers a rich and immersive reading experience. Tap text and objects to hear words out loud, read along with a narrator, listen to audio and more. Discover books from Disney, Biff, Chip and Kipper, Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam, Angelina Ballerina, Masha and the Bear and other children’s favourites. PLUS, enjoy our series of fact books, quizzes and early learning titles. Sign up now and enjoy a free 14 day trial.

The Little Mermaid

Ariel, a mermaid, dreams of a life beyond her ocean home. After striking a deal with a wicked sea witch name Ursula, Ariel's wishes are granted. But at what cost? Disney  

Bon appetit

The Bear and his distant relative are cooking when Masha arrives and their fun with food turns into a culinary master class! Masha and The Bear  

Kipper's First Match

Do you like football? Sam and his dad love to play football! In this story Kipper goes to watch a football match with Sam and his family. Read this story to learn about what it might be like to watch a football match. Roderick Hunt, Alex Brychta

Toy Story

Life is good for Woody and the rest of the toys in Andy's room. Until one day, Andy gets a new toy, a Space Ranger called Buzz Lightyear, and everything changes. What happens next? Disney

The Really, Really Big Dinosaur

Finlay is counting out jelly beans to share with his friend when a big dinosaur comes along and demands them. What follows is a brilliant story about how in order to make friends it's a good idea to be prepared to share! Richard Byrne

Angelina's New School

Angelina is starting a brand-new dance school but she feels out of place when she realizes all her classmates can perform lots of different types of dance. Angelina Ballerina

Blue Mountain Mystery

When trouble strikes at the Blue Mountain Quarry, Thomas is sent to help his Narrow Gauge engine friends. Thomas & Friends


Dumbo longs to be accepted by his new circus friends but they all laugh at him because of his ears. Will Dumbo change himself to be accepted, or will he discover that amazing things can happen when you believe in yourself? Disney

We're in the Wrong Book!

When a potato sack race goes awry, Bella and Ben find themselves bumped from their familiar page into uncharted territory. It's a brave new world of lollipops and sphinxes--and Bella and Ben are on one page-turning adventure. How will they find their way back into their very own book? Richard Byrne

Mr Bunny's Chocolate Factory

Go behind the scenes of Mr Bunny's chocolate factory in this hilarious picture book and winner of the 2018 Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Lollies). This brilliant story is packed with humour to amuse kids and big kids too. Elys Dolan

Get children reading more books

Children can read books by themselves, with the help of a narrator or follow words as they’re highlighted on screen. With over 1,000 incredible books about the world, animals, history and more as well as a stories from Biff, Chip and Kipper, Thomas & Friends and other favourites, children can spend hours reading books with our app.

Books to entertain

Our interactive storybooks combine entertainment and learning to inspire a love of reading in children. Our mission is to help children enjoy books – and to encourage them to read more.

A tool for parents

To become good readers, children need to practise reading as much as they can. Many people find it challenging trying to motivate their little ones to read more. That’s why Pickatale’s interactive books, which can be read and listened to at the same time, are a brilliant support for kids.

A love of reading will grow

The key to developing a love of reading in children is to offer them access to a wide variety of books. It’s important that kids have the opportunity to choose the books they want to read so that they can better understand what interests them.

Children will have hours of fun with our books

Our books can be read in the app or downloaded and enjoyed anytime, anywhere. So if you’re planning a long journey, trip or holiday, Pickatale is a brilliant way to entertain the kids while giving you peace of mind that your little ones aren’t playing games or watching videos all day.