The Night Before Christmas – a cool iPhone app

In the midst of all of these terrible Christmas songs, I thought I might point out something that’s actually good. The Night Before Christmas is a neat hybrid of e-book and classic popup book. It’s terrific… and for only $1.99 it’s hard to beat.

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With this app, you can see William Denslow’s masterful illustrations brought to life with innovative pull-tabs, spin-wheels, and elements that bounce and spring with the touch of a finger. Listen to “O Christmas Tree” beautifully performed on piano while you read and interact with each page of the book. Explore every scene and discover the many delightful life-like interactions at your fingertips.

Check it out!