Penguin and Polar Bear Pair Receive OUTSTANDING Award
Pookie and Tushka receive an OUTSTANDING PRODUCT AWARD for 2005
SANTA CLARA, Calif., August 15th, 2005 — Pers®, a “cutting edge” children’s entertainment company, is proud to announce that its first book in the Pookie and Tushka series has received an “OUTSTANDING PRODUCT AWARD” at the 2005 iParenting Media Awards. This is the seventh award received by Peruvian writer/illustrator Jorge’s series of educational and entertaining children’s picture books with interactive CD-ROMs, which includes a "TOY OF THE YEAR" award for "Here Come The Blobbies".
BookReview.com’s Editor-In-Chief, Zanne Mary Gray, writes: “Kids will love to have it read to them over and over again. And as a parent, this is one book that won't bore you to tears … If the book is great, the enclosed CD is spectacular … Jorge is on the cutting edge of children’s entertainment and his work is bound to win several awards in the coming years …”
“Pookie and Tushka Find a Little Piano” introduces the reader to the penguin and polar bear pair. A frozen piano arrives in Iceland, bringing Pookie the penguin and Tushka the polar bear a heartwarming lesson about the essence of friendship. Bonus educational pages teach the reader “cool facts” about the polar regions, penguins and polar bears.
This 40-page, full-color hardcover picture book is beautifully illustrated with watercolor backgrounds and pencil drawings enhanced via a special computer process. The included interactive CD-ROM for Windows® and Macintosh® contains exciting games, educational activities, and fun songs to complete the “Pookie and Tushka” multimedia experience.
Meet Pookie and Tushka at their award winning website: www.icelands.com
Pers Corporation is a Peruvian-owned entertainment company committed to using the latest developments in technology to create unique and inspiring entertainment of the highest quality. For more information, please visit: www.pers.com
Pookie and Tushka® find a little piano by Jorge
First edition, 40 pages, Full Color, 10” x 10”, Hardcover, Free game/audio CD-ROM
$15.89 Suggested Retail Price, All ages,
ISBN 1-932179-23-2 LCC 2002111937
Pookie and Tushka® Plush Toys
16” Plush Toys with Limited Edition Trading Card
$16.99 Suggested Retail Price, Ages 3 and Up