A Christmas Carol (Immersive Reading Series)


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A Christmas Carol (Immersive Reading Series)

The tale begins on a Christmas Eve exactly seven years after the death of Ebenezer Scrooge’s business partner. Scrooge has no place in his life for kindness, compassion, charity or benevolence. He hates Christmas, calling it “humbug”, refuses his nephew Fred’s dinner invitation, and rudely turns away two gentlemen who seek a donation from him to provide a Christmas dinner for the Poor… (Summary by Wikipedia and Kara)

This enhanced eBook presented by happyreads.net in its Immersive Reading Series features touch-to-play audio that allows you to read and listen simultaneously with real-time highlighting and tap on the text to play or pause the audio. It boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention. The narrator from Librivox.org brings the story to life and pulls you deeply into the story.   This book also adopts a Speed Reading technique to improve your ability to read quickly. In a Speed Reading page, you are recommended to select a comfortable speed to start with and increase the speed when your current speed starts to feel slow. The Speed Reading page tells a big story in a small space.

The Immersive Reading Series covers some of recommended literary works of AP [Advanced Placement]
English Literature and Composition Exams.

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The Story of Peter Pan

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The Story of Peter Pan (Immersive Reading Series)

THE STORY OF PETER PAN RETOLD FROM THE FAIRY PLAY BY SIR J.M. BARRIE BY DANIEL O’CONNOR. Basically, Daniel O’Connor took the story from the original play, with the approval of Barrie, and shortened it into a book with music and beautiful illustrations. This shorter book was published before Barrie wrote the longer novel Peter and Wendy using the same plot and characters.  (Summary from the fly leaf and Phil Chenevert)

This enhanced eBook presented by happyreads.net in its Immersive Reading Series features touch-to-play audio that allows you to read and listen simultaneously with real-time highlighting and tap on the text to play or pause the audio. It boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention. The narrator from Librivox.org brings the story to life and pulls you deeply into the story.   This book also adopts a Speed Reading technique to improve your ability to read quickly. In a Speed Reading page, you are recommended to select a comfortable speed to start with and increase the speed when your current speed starts to feel slow. The Speed Reading page tells a big story in a small space.

The Immersive Reading Series covers some of recommended literary works of AP [Advanced Placement] English Literature and Composition Exams.

The Velveteen Rabbit

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The Velveteen Rabbit (Immersive Reading Series)

It was by a sort of accident that The Velveteen Rabbit became the beginning of all the stories I have written since…By thinking about toys and remembering toys, they suddenly become very much alive. Toys I had loved as a little girl–my almost forgotten Tubby, who was the rabbit, and Old Dobbin, the Skin Horse, and the toys my children had loved.” — Margery Williams

This enhanced eBook presented by happyreads.net in its Immersive Reading Series features touch-to-play audio that allows you to read and listen simultaneously with real-time highlighting and tap on the text to play or pause the audio. It boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention. The narrator from Librivox.org brings the story to life and pulls you deeply into the story.   This book also adopts a Speed Reading technique to improve your ability to read quickly. In a Speed Reading page, you are recommended to select a comfortable speed to start with and increase the speed when your current speed starts to feel slow. The Speed Reading page tells a big story in a small space.

The Immersive Reading Series covers some of recommended literary works of AP [Advanced Placement] English Literature and Composition Exams.

The Call of the Wild

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The Call of the Wild (Immersive Reading Series)

Buck is living a happy life in California until he is sold to pay a gambling debt. Taken to the Klondike to become a sled dog, Buck must toughen up and learn the harsher rules of survival in the North. One of the first of these is how to deal with being harnessed in the same team as a dog that wants to kill him.

Large, strong and smart, Buck toughens to his new life. But even the toughest dog can be worn down by constant work, and after 3,000 miles of pulling sleds, Buck nears the end of his rope.
Cast away as no longer useful, Buck is acquired by greenhorns whose inexperience nearly kills him, but after being saved by John Thornton, he at last finds a man he can love.

Then on a remote gold-hunting expedition, Buck hears a call emanating from the woods and speaking to the wild heart of his distant ancestors. The lure of it almost balances the great love he bears for Thornton, but events take him away from his old life… and into legend.  (Summary by Mark F. Smith)

This enhanced eBook presented by happyreads.net in its Immersive Reading Series features touch-to-play audio that allows you to read and listen simultaneously with real-time highlighting and tap on the text to play or pause the audio. It boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention. The narrator from Librivox.org brings the story to life and pulls you deeply into the story.   This book also adopts a Speed Reading technique to improve your ability to read quickly. In a Speed Reading page, you are recommended to select a comfortable speed to start with and increase the speed when your current speed starts to feel slow. The Speed Reading page tells a big story in a small space.

The Immersive Reading Series covers some of recommended literary works of AP [Advanced Placement] English Literature and Composition Exams.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Immersive Reading Series)

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of 12 short stories that were originally illustrated by Sidney Paget. These are the first set of short stories that were published and followed the publishing of his first 2 novels, A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of the Four.  (Summary by David Clarke)

This enhanced eBook presented by happyreads.net in its Immersive Reading Series features touch-to-play audio that allows you to read and listen simultaneously with real-time highlighting and tap on the text to play or pause the audio. It boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention. The narrator from Librivox.org brings the story to life and pulls you deeply into the story.   This book also adopts a Speed Reading technique to improve your ability to read quickly. In a Speed Reading page, you are recommended to select a comfortable speed to start with and increase the speed when your current speed starts to feel slow. The Speed Reading page tells a big story in a small space.

The Immersive Reading Series covers some of recommended literary works of AP [Advanced Placement] English Literature and Composition Exams.

Twas the Night Before Christmas – Enhanced (Read and Play)

Twas the Night Before Christmas – Enhanced (Read and Play)

Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house…for decades families have gathered together to read Clement C. Moore’s eternally enchanting holiday poem. And now there’s a magical new version to ring in the season with joy.

This enhanced Read and Play book is a fixed-layout read-aloud edition. It features narration, animation, Christmas music and interactive activities. Kids can choose to hear the story read aloud, play activities and tap to animate pictures. Animations replay with a simple tap. Plus, kids can tap to read the definition of words and pinch & stretch to zoom in on pictures.

Do enjoy the following activities with your family members:

  • Christmas Music
  • Picture Matching
  • Coloring Game
  • Mosaic Art
  • Draw Stars
  • Magic Coloring

Beautifully crafted with traditional drawings and original text, this is a wonderful way to share Twas the Night Before Christmas with your family.

Give this book as a gift to family or friends who aren’t able to be with you for the holidays and bring the family together around a Christmas classic.

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System Requirement:

iPad and iPad mini (with iOS 6 or above), iPhone (with iOS7 or above) and with  iBooks 3.0 or above installed; Mac with OS X Mavericks

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The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies (Read-Aloud with Games)

   The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies (Read-Aloud with Games)

The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies is a children’s book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter.

In The Flopsy Bunnies, Benjamin Bunny and his cousins Peter and Flopsy are adult rabbits. Benjamin and Flopsy are married, and the parents of six children called simply The Flopsy Bunnies. Food is not always readily available to the large family and they are forced to resort to Mr. McGregor’s rubbish heap of rotten vegetables for sustenance. Mr. McGregor catches the six Flopsy Bunnies after they fall asleep in the rubbish heap and puts them in a sack, intending to sell them for tobacco. When McGregor is distracted for a moment, the sextet is freed by Thomasina Tittlemouse, a woodmouse, and the sack filled with rotten vegetables by Benjamin and Flopsy. At home, Mr. McGregor receives a sharp scolding from his wife when she discovers the vegetables and believes her husband is playing a trick on her.

This enhanced edition comes with the following features:

  • Apart from the built-in read-aloud feature, two additional Read-Aloud pages with images and video are added.
  • A “Follow Me” function allows you to listen and then read along. Learn by imitation.
  • A Picture Match Game with pictures shown in the book. Test your memory with this great game and improve your memory and matching skills.
  • A Colouring Game for all age. Fun and interactive!
  • A Puzzle Game features three difficulty levels and six Van Gogh’s works to choose from. Play with great masterpieces.
  • A Fingertips Game lets you touch and move on the screen with fun. It is a Fingertips game for everyone.
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Twas the Night Before Christmas (Story and Games)

Twas the Night Before Christmas - Clement C. Moore & HappyReads.net

Twas the Night Before Christmas (Story and Games)

“A Visit from St. Nicholas”, also known as “The Night Before Christmas” and “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” from its first line, is a poem first published anonymously in 1823 and generally attributed to Clement Clarke Moore, although the claim has also been made that it was written by Henry Livingston, Jr.
The poem, which has been called “arguably the best-known verses ever written by an American”, is largely responsible for some of the conceptions of Santa Claus from the mid-nineteenth century to today. Prior to the poem, American ideas about St. Nicholas and other Christmastide visitors varied considerably.

This e-book version includes a “Read To Me” page and some interactive games like “Coloring Page”, “Picture Puzzle”, “Free Drawing” and “Draw Stars”.



Title: Twas the Night Before Christmas – Story and Games
Author: Clement C. Moore
Created By: HappyReads.net
Narrated By: mjbrichant & Grace and Brad Bush
Number of pages: 22
ISBN: 978-988-15961-7-8
Publisher: Chan Yu Heung
Price: FREE

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