App Description

Human Body Detectives: A Heart-Pumping Adventure:  The Human Body Detectives stories feature Merrin and Pearl, sisters who find they have a magical ability to enter different systems in people’s bodies to solve health mysteries. In their latest journey, A Heart-Pumping Adventure, you’ll learn how the circulatory system works and which food best fuels a healthy heart.
The Human Body Detectives series is a fun way to teach kids about the different body systems and the importance of a healthy diet and lifestyle. If children understand how their bodies work, they are more apt to make healthy food and lifestyle choices.

Educational Description

A Heart Pumping Adventure provides free curriculum for volume purchases; this curriculum is aligned to Common Core State Standards by a National Board Certified Teacher and provides student exposure to multiple intelligences. Curriculum information can be found at Please contact [email protected] with questions and links to the curriculum.

Parents, take notice. This App:

- Does not includes analytics.

- Does not collect or share any personal data.

- Does not contain any ads.

- Does not contain any In App Purchases.

- Does not contain Social Network Integration.

- Links to the iTunes App Store for the option to see other family-friendly, educational apps from PicPocket Books and KidsMathFun.

PicPocketBook’s mission is to bring quality children’s picture book literature to digital media so that children can enjoy their favorites stories on-the-go, even when they cannot have a physical book read to them.

Whether standing in a grocery line, taking a car trip, or waiting in a doctor's office, PicPocketBooks provide personal, interactive story experiences for children. Your PicPocket Book is a perfect complement to regular story time with parents and grandparents, and a gentle alternative to flashy, violent digital media time. 

-high fidelity, full-color illustrations that stay true to the original print book
-high quality audio recording
-swipe navigation for page turns
-stories downloadable directly to your device, anytime, anywhere, on-the-go.


Compatible with iPad

For more information and to purchase an activity workbook and CD, go to

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 19, 2012 Initial release
  • July 19, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • December 07, 2012 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • December 08, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • January 25, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • January 26, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • February 15, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
  • February 16, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $2.99
  • March 01, 2013 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • March 15, 2013 Price decrease: $0.99 -> FREE!
  • March 16, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • April 01, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99