Books Reviews

Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace – Two For One Special
June 6, 2014 -

The Star Wars saga has inspired millions, grossed billions, and has tons more tie-ins. Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace is a new app version of Episode I that transforms the movie into an interactive… Read More »

Plants by Tinybop – Waiting For It To Sprout
May 23, 2014 -

There’s a living world out there that is an integral part of our way of life, and yet it’s greatly taken for granted. That’s plant life, and the new app Plants by Tinybop explores specific… Read More »

The Pocket Scavenger – A Hunt For Creativity
May 13, 2014 -

“Think outside the box” is one of the most overly used, ands annoying cliches out there, and yet it perfectly describes what author Keri Smith does in Wreck This App. Now, there’s The Pocket Scavenger,… Read More »

The Thirty Nine Steps – Enjoying Every Step
April 28, 2014 -

Imagine if you found out about the plot to start World War I, and the person who told you was killed, leaving you framed for the murder. That’s the setting for The Thirty Nine Steps,… Read More »

Little Red Riding Hood by Nosy Crow – Choose Your Adventure
April 8, 2014 -

Little Red Riding Hood is a classic tale that almost everyone knows. It’s tough to be original with such a well known story, but that’s exactly what Nosy Crow has done with Little Red Riding… Read More »

Paper Fox – Finely Crafted Blend Of Storybook & Movie
April 8, 2014 -

Storytelling has been reborn on iOS as the platform merges moving images, and audio with classic text, and touch based interactive features. There are so many great new storybooks for iOS including The Fantastic Flying… Read More »

Sherlock Interactive Adventure – An Animated Story To Tell
March 14, 2014 -

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle crafted some intricate mystery stories, and his collection of Sherlock Holmes mysteries are some of the most well known books around. There have been many versions including multiple printings, TV shows,… Read More »

Brian Cox’s Wonders Of Life – An Amazing Creation
February 21, 2014 -

There’s such an amazing world all around us with the spectacle of life that we take for granted. Brian Cox is here to remind us just how extraordinary life on Earth is in the new… Read More »

Shifter: Interactive Graphic Novel – Don’t Fall Asleep
January 28, 2014 -

Many apps look good at first glance, and some even look to be App of the Day worthy. Then, you dive into the app, and realize it’s not deserving of the moniker. Shifter is one… Read More »

Journeys of Invention – Creating An Interactive Museum
December 23, 2013 -

There are so many inventions that have transformed the way we live, and now are simply taken for granted. Journeys of Invention is a new app from Touch Press that lets you go in-depth with… Read More »