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Freight Train

By Christopher Healy, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 2+

Adaptation reflects simplicity of classic preschool book.

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age 2+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 2+

Does not load

I am sorry to report that based on my experience and reviews of other users, this app no longer works. Apparently the Devi have never upgraded it ti interface with newer versions of iOS . Save your money.
age 2+

Disappointed that it doesn't work

As a former librarian, I was excited that I could buy this for my granddaughter. I downloaded it, but it doesn.t work. Aargh! I know CommonSenseMedia made me promise not to blame them if it doesn't work, but I'm pretty bummed out. If someone can help me, I,ll order again through CSM. :(

Is It Any Good?

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The developers of the FREIGHT TRAIN app were wise not to go overboard with high-tech bells and whistles. The simplicity of the original book -- in both its spare text and clean, uncluttered artwork -- is what made it a classic. Here, kids get neat little extras, like the ability to open the door of the stock car and find cows inside or the chance to release water from the tank car. And they get to see the train zip along in full motion animation at the end. Very nicely done.

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