Books by Random House Digital

STEPHEN HAWKING'S SNAPSHOTS OF THE UNIVERSE by Random House Digital
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Dec. 12, 2013

"An able presentation, much enhanced by high-quality digital content. (Requires iOS 6 and above.) (iPad nonfiction app. 11-14)"
A moderately challenging survey of selected physical principles and astronomical phenomena, conveyed through "experiments" that are actually ingeniously designed interactive games and demonstrations. Read full book review >
NIGELLISSIMA by Random House Digital
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 2, 2013

"An effectively immersive introduction to the world of a true culinary star."
Celebrity gastronome Nigella Lawson shares her love for all things Italian in an appetizing app that makes users want to dive into the main course. Read full book review >
THE POKY LITTLE PUPPY by Janette Sebring  Lowrey
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Aug. 25, 2011

"This classic story of naughty puppies and their backyard adventures—complete with fuzzy caterpillars, musical flowers, crickets and frogs and all topped off with dessert—is sure to be a favorite yet again. (iPad storybook app. 2-6)"
One of the first 12 books published in the Little Golden Book series and arguably one of the most beloved, this is the perfect choice to debut the series on iPad, iPhone and iPod. Read full book review >
PRINCESS BABY by Karen Katz
by Karen Katz, illustrated by Karen Katz, developed by Random House Digital
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: June 30, 2011

"Whether parents are comfortable with the pervasive princess theme for girls is, well, in their court. (iPad storybook app. 2-5)"
An interactive toddler book for those with a penchant for princesses, this offers something between a picture book and a play date (complete with naptime). Read full book review >
PAT THE BUNNY by Dorothy Kunhardt
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: April 13, 2011

"While adults who grew up with this book might be disappointed by the app's textural limitations, children will enjoy interacting with the familiar characters. (iPad storybook app. 2-4)"
Pat the bunny these days and he feels just as soft as ... an iPad? Read full book review >
HOW ROCKET LEARNED TO READ by Tad Hills
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 21, 2011

"In this form, it's an even more heartwarming valentine to reading (and the teaching thereof) than the original printed version. (iPad storybook app. 3-6)"
A digital version of a 2010 tree-book about a small dog set on the road to reading by a clever avian educator. Read full book review >
WILD ABOUT BOOKS by Judy Sierra
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 21, 2011

"Otherwise a seamless adaptation of a modern classic, inventively enhanced, hilarious, a joy to read—particularly aloud. (iPad storybook app. 5-9)"
Still the best Dr. Seuss tribute ever, Sierra's rhymed 2004 tale of a librarian who gets all the animals in the zoo reading and writing is even funnier and more kinetic with digital flourishes. Read full book review >