|By Business Wire||
|June 23, 2014 12:09 PM EDT||
Lerner Publishing Group announced today the launch of Audisee™ eBooks with Audio from Lerner Digital™. Starting with 80 titles available across age levels, interests, and genres, Audisee™ eBooks with Audio feature fixed formatting with sentence highlighting and fluent, professional audio narration. The product will be available starting August 1, 2014, on a wide-range of devices including both tablets and computers.
Audisee™ eBooks with Audio are an engaging solution for reluctant and struggling readers, on-grade readers, auditory learners, and ELL/ESL students. Readers will be drawn to the wide selection of titles—from curriculum-oriented nonfiction to award-winning young adult fiction.
“Our new Audisee™ eBooks with Audio enable children, parents, teachers, and librarians to experience our books in new ways,” said Dan Wallek, vice president of digital product management, Lerner Publishing Group. “The professional audio narration paired with fixed-format pagination is perfect for use in classrooms and libraries and will allow groups of readers to share in the Audisee™ reading experience.”
Audisee™ eBooks with Audio include titles for readers in grades 4–12 and are available in both single-and multi-user formats for schools and libraries.
“Digital literacy is a key component in the Common Core State Standards and in our daily lives, so it’s important that children have access to exceptional digital content such as Audisee™ eBooks with Audio,” said Adam Lerner, president and publisher, Lerner Publishing Group. “With our books available in print, digital, interactive, and now audio eBook formatting we are providing quality content to young readers in formats that are more mobile and more accessible than ever before.”
For more information, including an online demo of Audisee™ eBooks with Audio and to sign-up for a free trial, please visit www.audiseebooks.com.
To request an Audisee™ eBooks with Audio demo account for review purposes, please contact Lindsay Matvick, publicity and trade marketing manager, at [email protected] or Katie O’Neel, publicist, at [email protected].
About Lerner Digital™
Lerner Digital™, a division of Lerner Publishing Group, independent children’s publisher since 1959, offers Audisee™ eBooks with Audio and the Lerner Interactive Book™, uniquely created to ignite reading enthusiasm and help improve literacy skills. Lerner Digital also offers 3,500+ nonfiction and fiction K–12 eBooks for home, classrooms, and libraries. Learn more at www.lernerdigital.com.
Lerner Publishing Group creates high-quality fiction and nonfiction for children and young adults. Founded in 1959, Lerner Publishing Group is one of the nation’s largest independent children’s book publishers with thirteen imprints and divisions: Lerner Publications, Millbrook Press, Carolrhoda Books, Twenty-First Century Books, Graphic Universe™, Darby Creek, Kar-Ben Publishing, Carolrhoda Lab™, LernerClassroom, ediciones Lerner, First Avenue Editions, Lerner Digital™, and Lerner Publisher Services. In 2010, Lerner Publishing Group launched Lerner Digital™ alongside its growing catalog of nonfiction and fiction books, ensuring that schools and libraries have access to the highest quality content to serve the evolving needs of teachers and learners in the 21st century. For more information, visit www.lernerbooks.com or call 800-328-4929.
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