The Amazing Adventures of Millie Moreorless wins Gold at the 2016 Serious Play Awards by mike outlaw

We were thrilled to learn that The Amazing Adventures of Millie Moreorless, an app we worked on with the fantastic team at Enabling Play, won a Gold award at this year's Serious Play Awards.

The app is a game that focuses on tackling the concept of magnitude as a way to help children with learning difficulties grasp fundamental maths concepts. From the moment we first heard about the project we were both fascinated and charmed by it so we feel very honoured to have had the chance to work on it. So we couldn't be happier to see Millie Moreorless working her charm on others too.

Watch out for The Genie's Curse, the third book in the Little Legends series! by James Huggins

We're very excited! Tomorrow is publication day for the third book in the Little Legends series, created by Tom Percival and Made in Me. Little Legends: The Genie's Curse follows the continuing adventures of Jack, Little Red, Rapunzel and friends. September 8th sees the arrival of book four The Magic Looking Glass.

Publisher Pan Macmillan originally commissioned four books but given the early success of the first two books has expanded the series to six titles.

The National Literacy Trust launches a website to help parents and teachers get the most out of apps. by James Huggins

We worked with the National Literacy Trust to develop an online resource and framework to highlight the very best apps that support language and literacy development. Working in collaboration with Natalia Kucirkova from the Open University, the National Literacy Trust developed a framework for reviewing apps based on a number of criteria that focus on the potential for language and literacy development.

The Literacy Apps Guide is an online resource that explains how parents and teachers can apply this framework themselves as well as providing more than a hundred app reviews at launch