By the same folks that brought us the Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls books, now you can listen to the stories through an app! Stories of women and girls from long ago or from right now, from artists and activists, to scientists and athletes, and from all over the world.... there's a wide...Read the full review
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Note: This app is only available on Apple Arcade. A new game from the makers of "Love you to Bits" and "Bring You Home" this app continues on the theme of CUTE cartoony characters on a search for loved ones. In this case, it's a hapless mother hen searching for her lost chicks. Also like the...Read the full review
A trading game for one or two players. In this game, you need to buy supplies for your castle. There are many options to choose from that change up the details of the game, but the basics are the same. A boat pulls up to the dock with items for sale. You choose the items you want to buy and...Read the full review
A clever word-building game! The main story in this app is that 7 swords have been stolen and need to be recovered. The majority of the game play consists of one-on-one battles against either an automatically generated opponent OR another player (with a pass-and-play option). The way that you...Read the full review
Logic puzzles of increasing difficulty and a build-your-own Thinkrolls maze make this an excellent addition to (or introduction to) your Thinkrolls collection. If you've played Thinkrolls games before, you know the basics of how they work -- a small round character rolls around a maze and...Read the full review
An app that asks kids to explore who they are, how they feel, their hopes and dreams and all of their favorite things. This app is like a diary with prompts. Some of the questions are ones you might have herad before like, "What's your favorite color?" or "What does your dream house look like...Read the full review