Red Fox at Hickory Lane
by Kathleen M. Hollenbeck
Illustrated by Wendy Smith
Mother and Father Fox teach their four cubs to hunt, escape danger, and survive on their own. Their skills are tested when a coyote appears in the distance. How will the baby cubs react?
Smithsonian's Backyard series features entertaining stories that answer many questions children have about the habits and habitats of the animals in our own backyards. Settle down on your sofa and open up this trip to nature just down the lane.
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
SPECIAL iOS FEATURES:
- ★ Record your own voice
- ★ Share voice tracks with others that own this app
- ★ Page selector
- ★ Retina main menu
- ★ New options for sound effects, hot spots and alerts
- ★ Three ways to read: "Read to Me," "Read it Myself," and "Auto Play"
- ★ 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 and custom background audio for each scene
- ★ Pages pan & zoom to accentuate the beautiful, original artwork
- ★ This 'Universal App' is optimized for Retina displays and the iPad
Other Smithsonian apps:
- omBooks (digital book apps)
- Alligator at Saw Grass Road - Smithsonian’s Backyard
- It's Tyrannosaurus Rex - Smithsonian's Prehistoric Pals
- Ladybug at Orchard Avenue - Smithsonian’s Backyard
- Otter on His Own - Smithsonian Oceanic Collection
- Penguin's Family - Smithsonian Oceanic Collection
- Polar Bear Horizon - Smithsonian Oceanic Collection
- Triceratops Gets Lost - Smithsonian's Prehistoric Pals
- Woolly Mammoth In Trouble - Smithsonian’s Prehistoric Pals
Official Soundprints licensed app: www.soundprints.com