Books Reviews

little_red_nosy_crow
3.5
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
3.5
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
2.5
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_wonders_life
4.5
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
2.0
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
4.0
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 »

hobbit_companion
2.0
The Hobbit: Official Visual Companion – Skims The Surface
December 18, 2013 -

J.R.R. Tolkien’s adventures of Middle Earth have entertained millions in both book and film form. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is currently playing in theaters, and there’s a new companion iOS app to go… Read More »

stephen_hawking_snapshots
4.5
Stephen Hawking’s Snapshots of the Universe – A Big Bang
December 13, 2013 -

Stephen Hawking has a brilliant mind, and he has been willing to share his advanced understating of the universe through lengthy books in the past. Now, his knowledge has been boiled down into an even… Read More »

endless_reader
3.5
Endless Reader – Taking The Alphabet To The Next Level
December 4, 2013 -

If you have a young one in the house who’s just learning their ABCs, then there are some valuable iOS apps to help. Endless Alphabet launched in January this year, and stood out by providing… Read More »

elements_in_action
3.5
The Elements in Action – Bringing The Periodic Table To Life
December 4, 2013 -

The Elements was one of the first stand out iPad apps that offered an interactive version of the deluxe coffee table book. It’s an outstanding resource that goes in depth on each of the elements… Read More »