Search Results: "Biscuit Interactive"


BOOK REVIEW

BISCUIT IN THE GARDEN by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2013

"The simplicity of the story makes it work, as it has since the beginning of the series: Dog. Birds. Garden. And, with patience, adults can learn to enjoy it as well. (Early reader. 3-5)"
This book will not only make children want to garden, it will make them want a dog and a bird, too. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SPARKY THE SHARK by Paula  Mantle
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 30, 2011

"Unlikely friends Sparky and Dax both entertain and deliver a message disguised by humor and fun. (iPad storybook app. 5-8)"
An interactive and silly adventure featuring Sparky, a shark, and his penguin buddy, Dax, and their quest to fit in on the beach. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BISCUIT WANTS TO PLAY by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

"Traditional and sweet, just like homemade buttermilk biscuits with honey. (Easy reader. 4-7)"
Golden-brown puppy Biscuit seems to have arrived at superstar status: a stack of related easy-reader titles about the puppy's activities and holidays, four more titles for spring 2001, and over a million Biscuit books in print. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BITE THE BISCUIT by Linda O. Johnston
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 8, 2015

"Kicking off a cozy new series, prolific Johnston (Lost Under a Ladder, 2014, etc.) blends mystery and romantic intrigue. Though the violence that occurs is brief, its abruptness may put off some readers."
A pet lover's expansion of her bakery to feature dog-friendly treats sparks the ire of her small California town's wealthiest family. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BISCUIT GOES TO SCHOOL by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
ANIMALS
Released: July 1, 2002

"A warmly and invitingly drawn school environment, populated by friendly students and genial teachers, will resonate with children already in school while allowing little one's a glimpse of what to expect. (Easy reader. 3-5)"
Biscuit, Capucilli's playful pooch (Biscuit Wants to Play, 2001, etc.), tries a paw at higher learning. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MAHATMA GANDHI INTERACTIVE BIOGRAPHY by Touchzing Media
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Sept. 27, 2013

"Although it lacks a sense of passion, this app does a yeoman's job of bringing Gandhi and his philosophy into focus. (Biography. 12 & up)"
An earnest survey of the life and thoughts of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, better known to the world as Mahatma. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NEOMAD INTERACTIVE COMIC by Sutu
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 24, 2013

"Dazzling. (includes three 'making of' featurettes) (iPad graphic-novel app. 6-10)"
In an electric mix of live video clips, CGI effects and neon-hued comics pages, young Aborigines have exciting adventures both in Western Australia's Pilbara Desert and in outer space. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ABC INTERACTIVE FLASH CARDS by Alakmalak
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 9, 2011

"Well-engineered for practicing ABC's, but marred by inelegant illustrations. (iPad ABC book app. 3-7)"
This straightforward ABC app includes a writing pad for little ones to learn and write their ABC's. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

HAPPY HANUKKAH, BISCUIT! by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"A pleasant addition to the Biscuit canon. (Picture book. 1-5)"
Biscuit's (Biscuit Goes to School, p. 877, etc.) back and this time he's celebrating Hanukkah. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE DRAGON INTERACTIVE BOOK by Hilke  Sievers
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 14, 2014

"For young readers who can't get enough of dragon stories, this is one they're likely to remember. (iPad storybook app. 4-9)"
An unusual creature finds a rewarding career in theater in this multiple-scenario story. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BRAVE INTERACTIVE COMIC by Disney Publishing Worldwide
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 17, 2012

"If you need to buy any Brave tie-in, this is the one. (iPad graphic-novel app. 7-9)"
A reasonably full version of the Pixar film's storyline illustrated with flat, lively cartoons rather than stills. Read full book review >