SESAME STREET BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE IN GOOGLE PLAY STORE
Sesame Workshop today announced the launch of Sesame Street ebooks in the Google Play store. Popular titles including The Monster at the End of This Book, Elmo Loves You and Elmo’s Potty Time are among the more than 25 ebooks now available in the store.
The ebooks cover subjects including letters, numbers, counting, colors and cultural appreciation. Google Play customers can purchase and read their Sesame Street ebooks on their smartphones and/or tablet devices with the Google Play app for Android and iPad/iPhone. Books can also be read using a computer web browser. The ebooks range in price from $1.99-$4.99, with select titles available in 13 territories worldwide.
“We are always seeking out opportunities to foster a love of reading,” said Jennifer A. Perry, Vice President, Worldwide Publishing. “We are thrilled to bring many of our Sesame Street family favorites to the Google Play store, giving parents and children more possibilities to read together.”
Additional titles will be added to the store over the next few months.
Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization that revolutionized children’s television programming with the landmark Sesame Street. The Workshop produces local Sesame Street programs, seen in over 150 countries, and other acclaimed shows including The Electric Company, to help bridge the literacy gap. Beyond television, the Workshop produces content for multiple media platforms on a wide range of issues including literacy, health and military deployment. Initiatives meet specific needs to help young children and families develop critical skills, acquire healthy habits and build emotional strength to prepare them for lifelong learning. Learn more at www.sesameworkshop.org.