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Nick Jr. Books – Read Interactive eBooks for Kids

By Mieke VanderBorght, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Engaging branded books for Nick Jr. lovers can get pricey.

App iPhone , iPod Touch , iPad Free to try Education
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Fantastic ! Very helpful for children

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Hugely popular characters and TV series' plots are well represented in simple, easy-to-access digital stories. Nick Jr. Books – Read Interactive eBooks for Kids has all the right pieces for making digital book reading fun and smooth for young kids. Kids can read alone or with narration, and the narration option highlights the text on the screen so kids can follow along. Graphics are high quality and pleasing. There are some interactive features, but they aren't so complex as to distract from the story. And the tips help parents and kids talk about the storyline and story themes, which enhances kids' experiences with reading. Unless kids are already fans of a particular series or character, the stories themselves are nothing special -- especially because, at $2.99 a pop, building a library can quickly become a drain on your wallet, and the stories are not of such high quality to make them worth introducing to kids who don't know the characters. However, for kids who love the shows, this app is a great bridge from TV to book.

App Details

  • Devices: iPhone , iPod Touch , iPad
  • Subjects: Language & Reading : reading, reading comprehension
  • Pricing structure: Free to try (Three books are free; the rest are $2.99 each)
  • Release date: January 4, 2017
  • Category: Education
  • Publisher: Nickelodeon
  • Version: 1.0
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 8.0 or later
  • Last updated: January 13, 2017

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