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
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: June 30, 2011

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).

On the home screen, readers can choose from four ethnically diverse princesses to "play with." Read full book review >

PAT THE BUNNY by Dorothy Kunhardt
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: April 13, 2011

Pat the bunny these days and he feels just as soft as ... an iPad?

Although it doesn't have the sensory elements that made the original book unique at its publication, this app provides interactive features that are accessible and engaging for the same age group. Read full book review >
HOW ROCKET LEARNED TO READ by Tad Hills
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 21, 2011

A digital version of a 2010 tree-book about a small dog set on the road to reading by a clever avian educator.

Initially miffed at having his nap disturbed by a brisk, cheery yellow bird, Rocket soon falls under her spell. 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 >