Search Results: "Flying Word, Inc."


BOOK REVIEW

TWINKLE TWINKLE LITLE STAR by Jane Taylor
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 17, 2011

"That readers will be introduced to several more verses than the usual first four is just icing on this particularly luscious cake. (iPad storybook app. 3-7)"
First a poem, then a lullaby, often a book and now an app—how we wonder what you... will be next. Read full book review >

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BLACK BEAR, LOON & WALLEYE by Sara Button
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 19, 2011

"Attractive illustrations and the accompanying song help this app to rise above the ordinary. (iPad storybook and song app. 4-8)"
This two-for-one app includes an evocative Northwoods animal fable plus a companion song. Read full book review >

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THE BUGABEES by Amy Recob
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 9, 2012

"A serviceable if artless resource. (iPad storybook app. 4-6)"
Food allergies need not give you the blues when you've got friends like the Bugabees. Read full book review >

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WIZARD OF OZ 3D by L. Frank Baum
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 30, 2011

"Overall, readers looking for a quality digital format of a classic story will not be disappointed. (iPad storybook app. 7-11)"
Described by the developers as a "3D audiobook," this unabridged version of the classic tale is really a digital book with good illustrations and optional audio. Read full book review >

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TOUCH AND FEEL ABC by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"A sweet if fragile introduction to the building blocks of words. (Board book. 2-3)"
The ABCs come to life in a touch-and-feel book. Read full book review >

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LOOK WHO'S TALKING! by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"A jack-of-all-trades and a master of none. (Board book. 1-3)"
A lift-the-flap, press-the-button, sign-the-word novelty board book. Read full book review >

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Released: Dec. 12, 2006

"A writer with a good ear for language, but many of these tales end on a false note."
A short story collection about quail hunting that has wings but never quite takes flight. Read full book review >

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GRANDPA IN SPACE by Fairlady Media, Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 29, 2014

"Children hoping for a substantive tour of the solar system may be disappointed, but those who click with the games should build some skills. (iPad informational/math app. 6-8)"
A skim across the solar system serves as a framework for a set of elementary matching and counting games. Read full book review >

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MY MOMMY by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 25, 2014

"Unlikely to win Peppa any new admirers, but her steadfast fans will be pleased as punch with this paean to Mummy Pig. (Board book. 2-5)"
Peppa Pig, of British TV and Nick Jr. fame, celebrates all the wonderful things about her mommy. Read full book review >

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WRITE AND WIPE COUNTING by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 30, 2016

"A tablet of primary-ruled paper with a variety of writing implements will do the same job while also encouraging creativity. (Board book. 3-5)"
Home-schoolers will love this—for a minute. Read full book review >

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TRUCKS by Scholastic Inc.
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 27, 2016

"An excellent introduction to an evergreen topic. (Board book. 9-18 mos.)"
Little ones learn about trucks. Read full book review >

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