Partnership for After School Education

Issue 114

January 01, 2016

The Billion e-Book Gift

Reading is Fundamental has partnered with digital media company,ustyme, to launch the Billion e-Book Gift, a free library of 50 e-books available to everyone. Children can read e-books of their choosing independently, side-by-side with a caring adult or remotely in a live video call using the ustyme app. The app works for most devices, including Apple and Android devices, Chromebooks, and any computer with internet access. Books including classics such as Goldilocks, Little Red Riding Hood, The Three Little Pigs and more are digitally mastered in HD and available in English and Spanish.