PITCH DOCUMENT FOR "POOKIE AND TUSHKA"

CONCEPT

When the magical balance of the Icelands is broken, a little penguin and his polar bear friend, must travel through amazing lands of ice to gather new polar friends and together restore balance to their realm.

TEASER TRAILER

Short teaser that showcases our award winning book “Pookie and Tushka find a little piano”, a Top 20 book at iTunes for over 4 years.

STYLE & PACE

Tender and sentimental, with action and gags. The humor and sentimental elements will be appealing to parents, with action and storyline appealing to the younger audience. Illustrations have a painterly/hand-drawn style to inspire an emotional attachment to the characters.
Educational elements (in the form of polar facts) are sprinkled throughout the story.
The main demographic is preschool.

THE SETTING

The story is set in “The Icelands”, a magical ice world that encompasses both the north and south poles and connects them via 7 mystical doorways.
The Icelands is filled with magical musical energy that brings joy to their inhabitants.

Icelands

THE CAST

Pookie
A young penguin that travelled to the north pole searching for happiness.
Pookie is dreamful, caring and optimistic. Pookie loves playing the piano and composing music.
Pookie has an “older brother” relationship with his best friend Tushka.

Tushka
A young polar bear who became Pookie’s best friend
Tushka is imaginative, playful and worrisome.
Tushka loves playing the drums to accompany Pookie’s songs. Tushka is amazingly strong.

Friends
Dita, a mature and confident female polar bear.
Bronco, a young and timid reindeer.
Vale, a calm and tender arctic hare
Marce, a hyperactive and joyful arctic hare. Vale’s younger sister.
Rufo, a tender, yet active and sometimes aggressive, wolverine cub.
Chuli, a calm, wise, and mature arctic wolf.

Other polar characters appear throughout the story.

PRODUCTS & PROTOTYPES

Below are pictures of products and prototypes created for the Pookie and Tushka series.
Available to purchase now:
“Pookie and Tushka find a little piano” Free eBook
“Pookie and Tushka find a little piano” Deluxe eBook
“Pookie and Tushka find a little piano” Deluxe App
“My First ABC with Pookie and Tushka” Deluxe eBook
“Ice Math Ninja featuring Pookie and Tushka” Deluxe App
“Pookie and Tushka find a little piano” Hardcover Book & CD-ROM

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

"Pookie and Tushka find a little piano" iBook reached #1 PAID CHILDREN'S BOOK at the US iTunes store.

"My First ABC with Pookie and Tushka" reached #1 PAID EDUCATIONAL BOOK at the US iTunes store.

"Ice Math Ninja featuring Pookie and Tushka" reached #1 FREE EDUCATIONAL APP over 20 countries.

The hardcover version of “Pookie and Tushka find a little piano” has received the following awards:

  • Winner of the "10 BEST TECHNOLOGY TOYS AWARD" at the 2013 Dr. Toy Awards.
  • Winner of the "FAMILY CHOICE IN TECHNOLOGY AND APPS AWARD" at the 2013 Family Choice Awards.
  • Winner of the "BEST NEW CHILDREN'S BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD" at the 2005 Parent to Parent Adding Wisdom Awards.
  • Winner of the "OUTSTANDING PRODUCT AWARD" at the 2005 iParenting Media Awards.
  • Winner of the "SEAL OF EXCELLENCE AWARD" (Storybook with Characters category) at the 2005 Top Creative Toy Awards.
  • Winner of the "ADDING WISDOM AWARD" at the 2005 Parent to Parent Awards.
  • Finalist Award for "BEST FIRST CHILDREN'S BOOK" at the 2004 PMA Benjamin Franklin Awards.
  • Honorable Mention for "BOOK OF THE YEAR" at the 2003 DIY Book Festival.

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ADDED VALUE

The Pookie and Tushka series provides children with stories and characters with whom they can relate to on an emotional level. The characters also help children approach positive and negative situations in life, with the focus on an optimistic outcome.

POOKIE'S SONG

Main theme for Pookie and Tushka.

CONTACT

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