Search Results: "zuuka"


BOOK REVIEW

ARTHUR CHRISTMAS MOVIE STORYBOOK by zuuka
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 30, 2011

"See the movie; skip the book. Here's hoping the next silver-screen adaptation gets the effort it deserves. (iPad storybook app. 4-9)"
A spawn of the critically acclaimed 2011 holiday film. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BANANA SKIN CHAOS! by Lilli  L'Arronge
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 7, 2011

"An entertaining ruckus, still in need of a tweak or two to reach its full, parental-insanity-inducing apotheosis. (iPad storybook app. 4-6)"
The audio balance may not be quite right, but this brief and busy e-version of a nearly wordless German tree-book brings the noise. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MIKA'S ADVENTURE by Florian Biege
by Florian Biege, illustrated by Florian Biege, developed by zuuka! GmbH
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 6, 2010

"An exciting jaunt, imbued with a sense of mystery—but readers curious about what happens next or the significance of what Mika finds will have to wait for future episodes to find out. (iPad storybook app. 7-9)"
A lad discovers an abandoned jungle city in this well-designed first chapter of an original tale. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

PUSS IN BOOTS by iStorytime
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 28, 2011

"Better just to see the movie—though being able to hear Antonio Banderas declaim 'I am Poos in Boots, and my name…would becahm…Legend!' at will makes this a worthy keepsake. (iPad film storybook app. 7-9)"
A sketchy iteration of the 2011 film, crashatrocious (in this version of the app) but heavily stocked with stills, audio clips and interactive features. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SMURFS MOVIE STORYBOOK by FrogDogMedia LLC
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 26, 2011

"Make room at the bottom of the barrel for this smurforrendous (non)effort. (iPad storybook app. 6-8)"
A smurfstonishingly bad tie-in to the recently released film. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

KUNG FU PANDA 2 STORYBOOK by FrogDogMedia LLC
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 17, 2011

"A motionless but gorgeous adaptation of a slick Hollywood kid flick. (iPad storybook app. 5-9)"
Po the Panda is back to master Kung Fu, fight villains and, ultimately, discover the truth about his own identity. Read full book review >