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Best International Apps & E-Books of 2013

  • CHILDREN'S

    EACH TO HIS OWN!

    FEB. 20, 2013

EACH TO HIS OWN!

illustrated by Davide Cali & developed by Paramecio Studio & Kite Edizioni Srl

No bells but maybe a few whistles and definitely some giggles. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    A DAY IN THE MARKET

    FEB. 15, 2013

A DAY IN THE MARKET

by May Tobias-Papa & illustrated by Isabel Roxas & developed by Adarna House, Inc.

Based on an award-winning picture book from the Philippines, this charming app brings the sights, smells and tastes of a... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    YELLOW, RED, BLUE AND IF I GET ANGRY GREY

    MARCH 22, 2013

YELLOW, RED, BLUE AND IF I GET ANGRY GREY

by Alessandro Sanna & illustrated by Alessandro Sanna & developed by WARE'S ME

A rewarding alternative for children who find the digital edition of Hervé Tullet’s Press Here (2012) too relentlessly... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE JÖRGITS AND THE END OF WINTER

    MARCH 20, 2013

THE JÖRGITS AND THE END OF WINTER

by Anders Sandell & illustrated by Anders Sandell & Constanza Mahaluf & developed by Tank & Bear LLC

A tongue-in-cheek tale with serious underpinnings, enhanced by inventively designed visuals. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    TINO THE TRIANGLE

    MAY 18, 2013

TINO THE TRIANGLE

by Eleonora Cumer & illustrated by Eleonora Cumer & developed by LARIXPress

While this app may seem simple at first glance, it is actually just skillfully restrained, providing a reading experience... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    NEOMAD INTERACTIVE COMIC

    MAY 24, 2013

  • CHILDREN'S

    MIDNIGHT FEAST

    JULY 30, 2013

MIDNIGHT FEAST

by Lynley Stace ; illustrated by Lynley Stace ; developed by Slap Happy Larry

Beautiful, haunting and completely original, Roya’s tale is a 12-course meal of intelligent storytelling. (activities,... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE BOOK OF HOLES

    JULY 25, 2013

THE BOOK OF HOLES

by Poul Lange & illustrated by Poul Lange & developed by Chocolate Factory Publishing

Educational and entertaining—and tailor-made to spark stimulating interchanges between younger children and unwary grown-ups. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    NOTT WON'T SLEEP

    SEPT. 17, 2013

NOTT WON'T SLEEP

by Renate Dorrestein & illustrated by Liselore Goedhart & developed by Developlay

A worthwhile bedtime ritual that children will return to again and again. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    LOCOMOTIVE

    SEPT. 13, 2013

LOCOMOTIVE

illustrated by Maciej Szymanowicz & developed by Big Rabbit

Children lucky enough to encounter this app will understand why certain adults mourn the demise of the night mail, the... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE BIG WORD FACTORY

    OCT. 21, 2013

THE BIG WORD FACTORY

by Agnès de Lestrade & illustrated by Valeria Docampo & developed by mixtvision Digital

Budding language nerds or anyone who’s a sucker for a humble little love story won’t have trouble finding the right word for... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    AWA, YOU DREAM TOO MUCH

    OCT. 25, 2013

AWA, YOU DREAM TOO MUCH

by Michel Digout & illustrated by Simon Digout & developed by tapatap

Quibbles aside, a terrific depiction of a young mind slipping off into vivid daydreams. Young readers will be hard put not... Full review >

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