Children's preferred reading app

Maneno is a reading app designed to help children become proficient readers. By combining gamification and the best children’s literature Maneno creates a unique reading experience.

Maneno is inspired by the popular Tamagotchi game from the 90's. In Maneno children are given their own dragon, that they must "feed" by reading to it every day. Maneno exhibit a wide selection of popular children's books in various levels of difficulty and genres. The Maneno-team  makes sure that each book is of a high quality and hence the app only provide books that the team know that the children love.

Maneno is ideal for children as they start to learn to read and ideal for parents who want to ensure their children gains the necessary reading skills to take on an education.

Founded in 2015 by Thomas Normann-Ekegren. Herping Invest did its initial investment in 2018.


Thomas Normann-Ekegren Founder, CEO
Jacob Kobber Pedersen Co-founder, CFO