The Sesame Workshop has partnered with MeeGenius to bring Sesame Street e-book titles to the digital book platform.
The exclusive partnership will see a new Sesame Street title debut every Wednesday during September, beginning with Celebrate School: First Day, available now through the MeeGenius app.
“Sesame Workshop is proud to join the MeeGenius app, which has quickly become a destination for parents of preschoolers looking for high-quality digital reading experiences with their children,” says Jennifer A. Perry, vice president of worldwide publishing, Sesame Workshop. “Our Sesame Street collection focuses on important school readiness topics in order to encourage active learning when children and parents use digital technologies together.”
A total of six Sesame Street books will be made available including Count to 10, Elmo and Abby’s Wacky Weather Day, Get Ready for School: Colors, It’s Check-up Time, Elmo and The ABCs of Cookies. Each e-book features audio narration and text highlighting, as well as reader questions and activities.
“Bringing Sesame Street e-books to the MeeGenius platform is a significant milestone for us,” says Wandy Hoh, chief executive officer, MeeGenius. “Sesame Street has an unparalleled reputation, reaching almost every young child as their first learning experience. MeeGenius is proud to now offer this great content to our ever-growing user base.”