App Reviews

Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues App Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Girl-targeted STEM ambitious but somewhat shallow.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
PBS KIDS Games App Poster Image
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age 3+
LEARNING
Free fun with familiar characters and learning games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Epic! - Unlimited Books for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
A diverse, searchable library of 10,000+ kids' books.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Sago Mini Fairy Tales App Poster Image
age 2+
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative fairy tale world inspires but lacks depth.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Olaf's Adventures App Poster Image
age 6+
Silly yet frustrating fun with chilly Frozen favorite.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Jake's Treasure Trek App Poster Image
age 4+
Preschool-friendly side-scroller fun for older kids, too.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Strawberry Shortcake Berry Beauty Salon App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Lots of options for primping fun in creative dress-up app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Minnie's Food Truck App Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet mouse dishes up fun food fare; expect in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Caillou Let's Pretend App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Repetitive pretend games don't leave much to imagination.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Squish: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse App Poster Image
age 4+
Create, destroy with clay; no match for hands-on squishing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Strawberry Shortcake Summer Fun App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Delightful app features positive story, addictive games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
How To Train Your Dragon 2 (Official Storybook App) App Poster Image
age 6+
Complex plot is tricky for a picture book; games are fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Meet Heckerty App Poster Image
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age 5+
LEARNING
Relatable witch draws kids in to simple, interactive book.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Wake Up Mo! ~ 3D Interactive Pop-Up Book App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Kids learn about morning routines by helping cute monster.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Peppa Pig's Party Time App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Party-planning app features fun multiplayer option.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
MeeGenius! Kid's Books App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Narrated stories from many genres; subscription a must.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Peppa Pig - Happy Mrs Chicken App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Simple, repetitive mini-games won't hold kids' attention.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse - Color and Play App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Enter and explore the world of art with favorite characters.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows
(2013)
Farfaria Storybooks - Library of Children's Books and Read Along With Me Stories App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Endless ebook library offers options, no interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2012)