Bottom Line: An incredibly well thought-out open-ended adventure game for kids ages 3-9. Allows kids to style their own experience every time, giving the app nearly unlimited potential for repeat play. I don't think my daughter will be surrendering the iPad anytime soon now that she's discovered this one. **FREE lite version available**
Bottom Line: Love, The App is a tad dark with a lovely light at the end of the story that reminds readers there are always layers to uncover with people. The transition from paper to iOS has been beautifully executed to create a truly interactive story of peepholes, torn pages and movement without any animation of characters. The app could benefit from the addition of narration and page selection, but is a great find, especially for children who might have trouble fitting in or understanding the behaviors of others.
When I was a kid, the worst punishment my mom could dish out was to take away my book. I had my nose in one pretty much all the time — on the bus, at the breakfast table, under the covers with a flashlight. Mom claimed I was neglecting everything else — homework, chores, playing outside — in favor of reading a good book. I said she should be delighted to have a daughter who loved reading so much. We never did learn to see eye-to-eye on this topic.
Rather than candy and flowers this year, I think I would rather get apps for Valentine’s Day. What about y'all? I’ve put together a list of ten good apps about love or hearts or valentines, just to get you started with ideas. I tried to stick to free (or at least cheap), but I did slide in a couple that cost a few bucks (because who could pass up My Little Pony?
Stop whatever you're doing and download this app. (Please). Your kiddos will encounter the classic tale of the Three Little Pigs like never before inside today's Good Free App of the Day.
Normally $10, you can download this super-awesome book app for FREE today! So scurry off to scroll down and use the button below to grab this app before it goes back to paid. You can thank us later.