Search Results: "Silicon Sisters"


BOOK REVIEW

EVERLOVE by Silicon Sisters
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Aug. 21, 2013

"Occasional passionate snogging aside, all the physical action's offstage in this touchy-feely outing. (iPad game app. 14 & up)"
In this elaborately plotted-out interactive adventure, "past life regression therapy" sends a modern teenager back several centuries to collect hunky guys while getting in touch with her inner self. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

SNOW WHITE by Silicon Beach Software
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 31, 2012

"Good for a few chortles, particularly from fans of cheesier video games. (iPad storybook app. 7-10)"
Elaborately crafted pans, zooms and touch-controlled dialogue trick out this tale of the origins of the magic mirror and the evil queen's enmity. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

RUMPELSTILTSKIN HD by Silicon Beach Software
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 14, 2011

"The graphics, animation and interaction are fine, but they fail to turn a hollow, unimaginative narrative into gold. (iPad storybook app. 3-7)"
An adaptation of the fairy tale features panoramic 3-D interaction. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

ALPHABET by Twin Sisters
developed by Twin Sisters
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 23, 2013

"Certainly not an app that distinguishes itself with lively interactions or animation, but it's mighty useful. (iPad alphabet app. 2-6)"
While ABC apps are in abundant supply, this abecedary will appeal to parents and teachers seeking an educational experience for their little ones. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2012

"While not the only counting book children will ever need, this peek into Mexico's art and traditions is certainly one of the most joyous they'll encounter. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Playful ceramics enact a traditional Mexican festival parade, from uno to diez. Read full book review >