“Buying books and checking out books from the library made me realize female heroines were non-existent in children’s literature, said Ali. I also found we were non-existent in the publishing world. So I decided to write stories for children with characters who look like them. I self-published the picture book apps to meet children where they are, using today’s technology to bring educational content in the fastest growing medium portable devices.”
Entrepreneur Creates Storybook Apps to Represent More Children of Color
Ameka Ali talks creating an interactive educational application development company, storybook apps, that teach science and joy to children.