... an Apps for iPads Review!
Never before have we seen such and enchanting and entertaining Cinderella story! Nosy Crow, creators of The Three Little Pigs iPad app, now brings you a beautifully illustrated picture-book app that is sure to enthrall your children.
Nosy Crow’s Cinderella is named one of the “10 Coolest Book Apps for Fall” by USA Today for a very good reason. It sets the bar high and delivers on every aspect of modern storytelling! Incorporating all the wonderful details of the original story they have brought it into modern day; who would imagine the prince asking Cinderella “Can I text you?” in the old version? But it works, and it has children and adults alike giggling at its spontaneity and fun.
Stay with us “after the break” to see this wonderful Cinderella app, created in HD for iPads, in action and learn more about why we feel it deserves five stars!
You know the fairytale. Now experience the magic! Can you find the tiny red bird in each of the scenes? What does he have to say this time? Don’t you love how your child can tap on characters multiple times and they always say something different? No getting bored in this version of Cinderella! Plus you can help Cinderella clean the kitchen, dress the stepsisters for the ball, fetch the items to make Cinderella’s coach and even slip the glass slipper onto everyone’s feet! No traditional book is ever going to let you do that!
Did you also find the fun little extas? Did you notice the mirrors? What child can resist seeing themselves IN the story? Did you think to tap on the musical notes? I won’t give the secret away, just be sure to try them out!
READ THE STORY AND GET INVOLVED:
- Help Cinderella clean the kitchen.
- Stack the King’s invitations to the ball.
- Dress up the Stepsisters for the party.
- Build the magical carriage with the Fairy Godmother.
- Select the music for the Prince and Cinderella and watch them hit the dance floor!
- You can even choose Cinderella’s dress and it STAYS that color for the rest of the story!
- Pick a reading mode: either Read to Me, Read by Myself or Read and Play.
- Choose how long text stays on the screen so beginning readers have enough time to read by themselves.
- Choose between American or British spelling styles.
- Help is embedded into the story. Characters offer hints about what to do on each page so even very young readers can participate fully.
- Tap the characters to trigger additional dialogue.
The Nosy Crow version of Cinderella is simply magical! It will entertain your child and have them returning to read it over and over and over again! Nosy Crow took all the good elements of an iPad and magically turned them great in this wonderful app for children that adults are going to love too! Remember reading Cinderella as a child yourself? Well this version is going to astound you! You owe it to yourself, and your child, to add this classic fairytale gone modern to your iPad today! Read this Cinderella app for iPads to, and with your child tonight! It’s what memories are made of.
Get the app http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id457366947?ls=1&mt=8
You make the magic happen in Nosy Crow’s Cinderella. The story unfolds in a richly illustrated landscape filled with animations, an original score, and hidden surprises. Touch the screen to help Cinderella clean the kitchen, dress the sisters for the party, select the music at the ball, and choose Cinderella’s dress! Our magic mirrors will also put you right inside the story.
Narrated by Freya Wilson from the movie “The King’s Speech.”
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Try our other apps:
The Three Little Pigs: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id418543664
Bizzy Bear on the Farm: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id482923430