Sophie Brown

Game Preview: ‘Dual Bet Poker Plus’

Dual Bet Poker Plus is a new, family-friendly, strategic game from Ku Per Nik Enterprises based around Texas Hold'em style…

March 22, 2019

Build Your Own Wizarding World With Wrebbit 3D Puzzles

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March 19, 2019

Toniebox: A Child-Friendly Audio System That Comes at a Cost

Reading Time: 6 minutesTonies, Image: Sophie Brown (Logo: Tonies) What Is Toniebox? Toniebox is a child-friendly audio system that allows…

March 2, 2019

Spinlight: 3 Apps to Help With Math and Logic Skills

Reading Time: 5 minutesSpinlight Apps, Image: Sophie Brown via Little 10 Robot Recently taken over by Little 10 Robot—one of…

February 18, 2019

‘Cobra Paw’: Develop Your Ninja Skills in This Tile Grabbing Game

Reading Time: 3 minutesCobra Paw, Image: Bananagrams What is Cobra Paw? Cobra Paw is a fast-paced game from the team…

February 6, 2019

‘Jurassic World Evolution’: Dino Park Management With Stunning Visuals

Reading Time: 4 minutesJurassic World Evolution, Image: Frontier Games What Is Jurassic World Evolution? Jurassic World Evolution is a business…

February 2, 2019

‘Show and Tile:’ The Game of Abstract Tangram Artistry

Reading Time: 4 minutesShow and Tile, Image Jellybean What Is Show and Tile? Show and Tile is a creative party…

January 31, 2019

Dictionary of Dinosaurs: Dive Into a Deluge of Dino Data

Reading Time: 3 minutesDictionary of Dinosaurs, Image: Wide Eyed Editions Dictionary of Dinosaurs: An Illustrated A-Z of Every Dinosaur Ever…

November 6, 2018

8 Halloween Reads to Make Your October Spooktacular

Reading Time: 12 minutesHalloween Reads for All Ages, Image: Sophie Brown In this collection of Halloween reads there’s something for…

October 18, 2018

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in September 2018

Reading Time: 9 minutesBetween the Bookends, Image: Sophie Brown With our children back in school for a new year of…

October 1, 2018

4 Literacy Games and Activities That Help Make Learning Fun

Reading Time: 7 minutesLiteracy Games, Images: Green Board Game Company, The Creativity Hub, Bananagrams Back in April, I shared 5…

September 14, 2018

‘MYnd Kraft’: 7 Programming-Based Card Games in 1

Reading Time: 6 minutesMYnd Kraft, Image: Tharini Rajamohan This post was sponsored by Mynd Kraft. MYnd Kraft is a card…

August 27, 2018

The Saga Continues: ‘Thrawn: Alliances’ by Timothy Zahn

Reading Time: 6 minutesThe Saga Continues Thrawn: Alliances, Image: Sophie Brown/Penguin Random House The Saga Continues is a post series…

August 4, 2018

Between the Bookends: 7 Books We Read in July 2018

Reading Time: 8 minutesBetween the Bookends, Image: Sophie Brown In this month’s Between the Bookends, Nivi, Rebecca, K, and Sophie…

August 1, 2018

Kickstarter Alert: ‘So Cards,’ Questions for Deeper Discussion

Reading Time: 3 minutesSo Cards, Image: Sophie Brown What Is So Cards? So Cards is a deck of cards that…

July 28, 2018

Jigsaws: Piecing Together a Box Filled With Traditional Fun

Reading Time: 4 minutesCompleted Jigsaw, Image: Sophie Brown These days it’s tempting to focus on flashy toys when we’re out…

July 23, 2018

Smart Games: Single-Player Puzzle Games to Get You Thinking

Reading Time: 8 minutesDinosaurs Mystic Islands, IQ Stars, and Asteroid Escape Puzzle Games, Images: Smart Games Single-player puzzle games from…

July 7, 2018

‘National Parks of the USA’ Will Make You Want to Explore America

Reading Time: 3 minutesNational Parks of The USA, Image: Wide Eyed Editions The United States has some of the most…

July 3, 2018

Why You Should Buy a ‘Pokemon Trading Card Game’ Trainer Kit

Reading Time: 5 minutesPokemon TCG Alolan Sandslash and Alolan Ninetails Trainer Kit, Image: The Pokemon Company With last week’s release…

June 30, 2018

Escape From Isla Nublar With ‘Jurassic Park: Danger’

Reading Time: 12 minutesJurassic Park: Danger, Image: Ravensburger What is Jurassic Park: Danger? Jurassic Park: Danger is a semi-cooperative board…

June 22, 2018

How Powerline Adapters Could Banish Your Wi-Fi Woes

Reading Time: 6 minutesTP-Link Powerline Adapters, Images TP-Link TP-Link Powerline Adapters allow you to extend your home network through your…

June 8, 2018

‘Star Wars: Destiny Legacies’ Expansion and Storage Binders

Reading Time: 5 minutesStar Wars Destiny Legacies and Storage Binders, Images: Fantasy Flight Games and Lucasfilm Last year I started…

May 26, 2018

The Saga Continues: ‘Last Shot’ by Daniel José Older

Reading Time: 5 minutesThe Saga Continues… Image: Sophie Brown With Infinity War finally behind us, geek eyes the world over…

May 4, 2018

Between the Bookends: 12 Books We Read in April 2018

Reading Time: 15 minutesBetween the Bookends, Image: Sophie Brown Welcome to this month’s bumper Between the Bookends. If it’s felt…

May 1, 2018

‘Pokemon Sun and Moon: Ultra Prism’ Cards + Giveaway

Reading Time: 5 minutesPokemon Ultra Prism, Images: The Pokemon Company When my son started to become obsessed with Pokemon GO,…

April 29, 2018

5 Math Games and Activities That Help Make Learning Fun

Reading Time: 7 minutesMath Games, Images: Green Board Game Company, Wildcard Games, Happy Puzzle Company No kid wants to do…

April 20, 2018

Stack Overflow: 5 Revolutionary Reads

I had the opportunity to finally watch 'Hamilton' in London a few days ago, and have been preparing for this…

March 26, 2018

Explore and Learn About Ancient Egypt With ‘Egyptians’

Reading Time: 5 minutesEgyptians, Image: Green Board Games Co. Egyptians is a part-roll-and-move, part-trivia board game that is designed to…

March 20, 2018

Girls That Make: Monthly Wearable Tech Projects

Reading Time: 2 minutesLogo, Image: Girls That Make This post was sponsored by GirlsThatMake.com. Girls That Make is a new…

March 12, 2018

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