Have you ever seen the words "Oceanhouse Media" and "free app" in the same sentence before?
I don't think I ever have!
Normally $2.99, the folks at Oceanhouse Media have dropped the price of one of their popular Smithsonian Collection books to FREE for an hour, as part of our SAFK20K celebrations.
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★ Selected as "New and Noteworthy" by Apple - September 2011
★ Top 10 in Paid Book Apps on App Store - September 2011
★ "Young dinosaur enthusiasts will enjoy this" - School Library Journal
★ "This omBook sparkles!" - Digital Storytime
Embark on a prehistoric adventure with "Triceratops Gets Lost," part of Smithsonian's Prehistoric Pals series. The Prehistoric forest can be a very dangerous place for a young Triceratops. When he is left behind by his herd, Triceratops suddenly finds himself alone and helpless!
Soundprints and the Smithsonian Institution recreate a bygone world and give you a glimpse into the life of this incredible creature. Beautiful graphics and powerful sound effects make you feel like the exciting adventures of the prehistoric age are happening right outside your door! This title has been carefully reviewed by paleontologists at the Smithsonian Institution and provides fascinating information about the prehistoric world.
New features only available in this interactive omBook include professional narration, background audio and enlarged artwork for each scene. To promote reading in young children, individual words are highlighted as the story is read and words zoom up when pictures are touched. By combining the original text and artwork with features that educate, entertain and promote reading, this omBook appeals to readers of all ages.
Recommended Ages: 3 - 8
Three ways to read this omBook (Oceanhouse Media digital book):
★ "Read to Me" — listen to the narrated story with words highlighted as they are read
★ "Read it Myself" — read the book in its traditional form
★ "Auto Play" — plays like a movie, automatically reading and turning pages. Great for younger children!
★ Picture / Word association — words zoom up and are spoken when pictures are touched
★ Individual words highlight and are read aloud when tapped
★ Professional audio narration
★ Background music and sound effects
★ Pages pan & zoom to accentuate the beautiful, original artwork
★ This 'Universal App' is optimized for Retina displays and the iPad
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