Johnny Appleseed by Ruckus Media Group (Universal)
Released: Nov 16, 2010
Version: 1.1
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Johnny Appleseed

Ruckus Media Group
Ruckus Media Group will donate 100% of net proceeds ($1.39) to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital for the sale of “Johnny Appleseed, told by Garrison Keillor,” from November 15-December 31.

Garrison Keillor tells the story of gentle Johnny Appleseed who roamed the frontier planting apple trees and spreading goodwill. Read along, play along, and record your voice with apps for families from Ruckus Media!

•READ the classic story!
•SEE the award-winning video!
•HEAR radio raconteur Garrison Keillor tell the story with musical accompaniment by bluegrass master Mark O’Connor!
•RECORD your voice reading to your child!

“For those moments when you want to add a little showmanship to story time, Ruckus Media Group offers a slew of storybook apps optimized for both the iPhone and iPad…. The entertainment value…is undeniable.” 4/5 rating – Macworld

"Great content goes a long way. So does great talent. Ruckus Media are one of the new, big kids on the block." –, Geek Dad

Now this Parents’ Choice Gold Award video is digitally re-mastered and optimized for mobile media -- Ruckus Media introduces traditional storytelling for today’s ways of telling stories!

Perfect for families on the go, the award-winning animated story of Johnny Appleseed invites children to read the stories, play the videos, and—in a fresh and unique function—record their own or a loved one’s voice for personalized reading aloud.

Original production of Johnny Appleseed – Winner of:
•Grammy Award nomination – Best Spoken Word Album for Children!
Parents’ Choice Gold Award – Audio
•National Parenting Publications Award
•Humanitas Prize
•ACE Award nominee – Best Writing in a Children’s Special

At Ruckus Media we create stories for mobile devices that entertain toddlers to teens from their fingers to their minds, at home or on the road—and invite their imaginations to grow.

More classic stories for mobile media told by family-favorite performers from Ruckus Media and Rabbit Ears:
•John Henry
•Pecos Bill
•The Velveteen Rabbit
•Tom Thumb and the Knights of the Round Table

CONTACT US: For any technical issues, please email us at You can also find out more about us on our website: Thank you!
Our verdict: Good
  • + Johnny Appleseed is a highly rated app (5-star).
  • + It is currently 50% off its regular price.
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