App Reviews

age 6+
LEARNING
Interactive pages, puzzles allow almost endless exploration.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 5+
Abridged story is cute but lacks pizazz, interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 2+
Interactive book eases kids' fears about entering pre-K.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 5+
Revolutionary app uses your voice, but doesn't always work.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 18+
Beautifully produced nature app too violent for kids.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 5+
Clever hidden-objects story has lots of ways to search.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 2+
Fun adaptation of short but wacky Dr. Seuss classic.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
age 3+
Great new way to interact with book app, but kind of short.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 6+
Interactive story based on the popular cartoon, with gaming.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 5+
Unabridged audiobook of classic tale lacks interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 3+
Well-made picture book app, but kids defeat parents.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
csm_app
age 7+
LEARNING
Kids see, learn about the world by visiting others' homes.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 6+
Sweet but slow story about an endangered baby penguin.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 3+
Wonderful adaptation allows kids to "be" Harold's crayon.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 7+
LEARNING
Planting first seeds for kids about using money wisely.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 3+
Adorable story with fantastic interactive animations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
age 8+
Fun story cartoon series fans will love; hint of violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 5+
Not a standout book app, but racing game adds interest.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 8+
Clever book aimed at younger audience than film.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 10+
Full, well-narrated version of classic a little too glitchy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)

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