Search Results: "Kichigai Editions"


BOOK REVIEW

TITANIC CALLING by MAPP Editions
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: April 6, 2012

"For Titanic completists and old-school wireless buffs, a thing of much interest. Others, though, will find the app overly narrow in scope."
Dispatches from the fated luxury liner, swallowed by the icy waves a century ago. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MAGICAL FILM PROJECTIONS by Insight Editions
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 4, 2017

"Not even a 'Lumos' spell can rescue this flop. (Novelty. 6-8)"
Shining light through acetate windows brings six Wizarding World creatures, from Dobby the house-elf to Swooping Evil, to any darkened wall. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MY PEAR by Stephane  Kiehl
illustrated by Stephane Kiehl, developed by e-Toiles Editions
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 5, 2012

"A playful game of matching and silly mismatching. Children will probably figure out how to use this faster than their parents. (iPad bestiary app. 1-3)"
Very simple graphics on two sliding layers give precocious toddlers a chance to assemble a huge menagerie of animal variants and even to create new species. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE POPPIN PRINCESS by Leïla Brient
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 11, 2013

"Perhaps it's not for everyone, but there's a lot to admire. For adults and kids who find it funny, it will be a total gas. (iPad storybook app. 4-8)"
An unusual princess from a faraway land breaks barriers (and wind) in a gorgeously illustrated and humorous fairy tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: July 26, 2012

"Not every reader will share Clara's strong affinity for fashion, but there's no denying the beauty of the showcased. (iPad storybook app. 4-12)"
What begins as a simple story about a girl trying to restore her grandmother's torn hat becomes an unexpectedly detailed look at fashion treasures from a famous British museum. Read full book review >