Search Results: "Chocolapps"


BOOK REVIEW

CINDERELLA by Chocolapps
developed by Chocolapps
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 21, 2011

"A bland retelling, well stocked with pedagogical features. (iPad storybook/educational app. 6-8)"
A sweet version of the tale, with Disney-style cartoon illustrations and a carriage full of literacy-building tools. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ADVENTURES OF PETER PAN by Chocolapps
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 30, 2011

"Sophisticated animations are wasted on an app that is still several major updates short of mediocrity. (iPad storybook app. 5-8)"
This ambitious flight to Neverland crashes and burns from the get-go. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD by Chocolapps
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 23, 2012

"All that and a merry tale in which the bad guys are foiled, the good king is reinstated and the good guy gets the lovely Maid Marian—it will have readers looking for their capes and tights. (iPad storybook app. 4-10)"
The bandit of Sherwood Forest takes center stage in this full-screen animation-meets-digital-book incarnation. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE THREE LITTLE PIGS HD by Chocolapps
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 17, 2011

"It just goes to show that even with a unique take on a classic, you can still go wrong with the basics. (iPad storybook app. 3-8)"
There must be something about the (rights-free) story of the three homeowner pigs and that hungry wolf that appeals to iPad-app developers. There are so many versions of it—at least 20 by our count—for Apple's tablet that it's fair to say it's become a blank slate upon which to try different features on an easy, familiar story. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ELEANOR'S SECRET by Rebecca Dautremer
illustrated by Rebecca Dautremer, developed by Chocolapps
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 14, 2011

"Readers will become immersed in this spectacular world, just as they might with a high-quality animated movie. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
A gorgeous picture-book app adapted from a French animated film. Read full book review >