November 22, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Washington, District Of Columbia - Tales2Go, the award-winning kids' audiobook subscription service, is pleased to introduce 'Tales2Go - Happy Holidays' v1.0 on Apple iOS devices. The Tales2Go - Happy Holidays app is a collection of 20 seasonal favorites in one app, priced at 99 cents; no subscription required.
The collection includes unabridged audiobooks, short stories, and familiar holiday favorites, such as:
* A Christmas Carol from Recorded Books
* The Night Before Christmas from Scholastic
* The Great Sled Race told by Bill Harley
* The Story of Hanukkah told by Joel Ben Izzy
* The Gift of the Magi told by Jim Weiss
* The Brave Tin Soldier told by Kathy Kinney as Mrs. P
"We are pleased to offer this special holiday app which gives parents and teachers over 30 hours of seasonal favorites from leading publishers and storytellers to listen to in the car, in the classroom, or even around the fireplace this holiday season," said William Weil, Co-Founder and CEO of Tales2Go. "Kids love listening to stories, and by streaming them to mobile devices in the classroom and beyond, we've made accessing them easier and more economic than alternatives such purchasing or downloading CDs."
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1.3 or later
* 1.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Tales2Go - Happy Holidays v1.0 is $0.99 and available in North America exclusively through the Apple App Store in the Education category.
Founded in 2009, Tales2Go is an award-winning subscription kids' audio story app/service, which offers teachers and parents instant and unlimited access to over 1,600 stories from leading audio publishers and storytellers to stream on Apple mobile devices in the classroom, car, at home or on-the-go. Stories range from fairytales to popular series and characters such as Clifford, Ivy and Bean and Diary of a Wimpy Kid to classics such as Treasure Island and 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea. Listening to stories is a proven pathway to becoming a skilled reader - at all levels - as audio books expose kids to vocabulary, build critical listening and comprehension skills and excite kids about literature. Copyright (C) 2011 Tales2Go. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.