Books by Nick Crane

WORLD ATLAS by Nick Crane
by Nick Crane, illustrated by David Dean, developed by TouchPress
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2012

"Not useful for reference, though an enticing plaything for younger armchair travelers. (iPad informational app. 5-8)"
Animations and clever enhancements give this elementary atlas more flash than its print version (2011), but the content remains skimpy and poorly organized. Read full book review >
THE BAREFOOT BOOKS WORLD ATLAS by Nick Crane
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"The balance between information and attractive bookmaking is always important, but atlases like the National Geographic World Atlas for Young Explorers (2007) still remain the gold standard. This struggles to meet the bronze one. (glossary, index, sources; companion app not seen) (Reference. 9-11)"
Retro-looking maps with pictures of animals, transport, famous landmarks and traditional dancers fill the pages of this mediocre atlas. Read full book review >