Richard Scarry’s Busytown gets Peekaboo People app
Several generations of kids have enjoyed Richard Scarry's series of Busytown books, but now they've found their way into an app: Peekaboo People starring Richard Scarry's Busytown.
Released by Night & Day Studios, it's part of their Peekaboo series of apps (see also: Peekaboo Trick or Treat, Peekaboo Fridge). The idea having always been characters popping out, peekaboo-style. In this case it's 13 Busytown characters demonstrating different jobs.
"Catch a Carpenter hammering, a Doctor listening to Huckle’s heartbeat, and a Dancer’s arabesque," explains its App Store listing. The idea being that children see the characters, hear and read their names.