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The Artifacts is a brand new, original picture book created especially for iPad/iPod Touch and iPhone.

Designed for children aged 4 and up, this is an interactive picture book about a boy called Asaf who loves to collect.

It is inspired in equal parts by: childhood collections of bizarre and unlikely things, memories of moving house, the minimalist movement, and the joy of c
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ebook, 21 pages
Published December 8th 2011 by Slap Happy Larry

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Trisha
Aug 28, 2014 Trisha rated it it was amazing

The Artifacts is an interactive, linear (Unsworth, 2006) text designed specifically for iPad. Its co-contributors (Stace & Hare, 2012) have integrated narrative and digital elements into an immersive story with universal appeal. Although being confined to one platform might seem a disadvantage, no platform has guaranteed long-term viability; just as book covers date, digital platforms ebb and flow.

Stace’s story is simple. Asaf is obsessed with collecting discarded, sometimes unhygienic obje
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Brent Chiu-Watson
Sep 27, 2014 Brent Chiu-Watson rated it really liked it
Really nicely done digital book for kids. I enjoyed its simplicity and concision.
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Lynley Stace has written short stories for anthologies and zines which tend to go out of print or become abandoned.

So in 2011 Lynley wrote and illustrated her first children's book app, since apps don't go out of print, having never been in print in the first place. The Artifacts is a universal app.

In 2013 Midnight Feast was published for iPad only.

In 2015 Hilda Bewildered was published.

In the sam
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