The Call of the Wild, iPad Edition by Vook (iPad)
Released: Apr 1, 2010
Version: 1.1
Size: 78 MB
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The Call of the Wild, iPad Edition

About the Vook:

This application has been designed specifically for the iPad to take advantage of its advanced capabilities and large Multi-Touch screen. The Vook features new functionality that lets you read and watch in full screen with full color video and images, rotate the screen between portrait and landscape view, and email quotes and notes from within the application.

Join Buck and the other sled dogs as they travel through the Yukon in this timeless rendition of Jack London's "The Call of the Wild". This vook brings the story to life with videos of the dogs hauling their sleds over the frozen white earth.

In this special Vook Classic, you can hear the barking and howling of the dogs, the yells of the musher and the swish of sled blades cutting through the snow of the desolate landscape in a series of beautiful videos. The vook also features narrated excerpts and hyperlinked text that will take you to additional information on the web.

"The Call of the Wild" follows the adventures of Buck, who happens to be a domesticated dog. Buck has many experiences, but goes on to serve as a sled dog in the Yukon during the 19th-century Klondike Gold Rush. This novel is often classified as a young adult book, but its darker tones and creative plot lines have kept it a favorite of all generations since its first publication.

Now you can read and watch this classic story in a way that immerses all of your senses.

What's new in version 1.1
• Rich Social Media functionality
• Updated Table of Contents
• Video sharing functionality
• UI Enhancements: easier text navigation
• Fixed difficult swiping
• Fixed occasional video crashing
• Reduced load times
Our verdict: Ok
  • + The Call of the Wild, iPad Edition is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + It is currently 60% off its regular price.
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