A Day in the Market


Experience an interactive children’s book by Adarna House, Inc.

Written by May Tobias-Papa and illustrated by Isabel Roxas.

Enjoy every step of a young girl’s first trip to the market. Delightful things await her in the market. Available in both English and Filipino.

A sorting game and a cooking game are featured as well.

●●● STORY ●●●

A Day in the Market (Araw sa Palengke) is about a little girl’s very first trip to the market with her mother. The market is indeed very fascinating as she meets lively vendors, sees their amazing offerings and sets her eye on something very special. Find out what this very special thing is, and enjoy the sorting game and the cooking game that come with the story.

●●● FEATURES ●●●

Award-winning Story – Experience the story that was adjudged one of the 1st National Children’s Book Award Best Reads in 2010, given by the National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY).

Kid-tested Story – A Day in the Market is a story made for children and approved by children. The story and illustrations were tested with more than a hundred schoolchildren who gave their feedback and thoughts about the story and art.

Interactive – Immerse yourself in every page of A Day in the Market’s digital narrative. Manipulate different characters and objects to see how they react. Watch your child interact and discover the different interactions throughout the story.

Sounds and Visuals – A Day in the Market is complete with colorful visuals, a playful musical score, and interesting sound effects to delight every reader.

Narration – Listen to the story in two languages! Narrations can be toggled between English and Filipino.

Sorting Game – Sort the food Nanay bought from their exciting trip in the market in a fun and easy way.

Cooking game – Discover and cook your favorite Filipino dish with the different ingredients encountered in the story.


Plan Price Details
A Day in the Market $2.99 Compatible with iOS devices.


June 28, 2014

Just added to AASL’s Best Apps list