Sesame Street eBook Titles Now Available Through Kobo Digital Reading Platform
Kobo, a global leader in eReading, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Sesame Workshop to make Sesame Street eBook titles available through the Kobo digital reading platform. Through the agreement, more than 50 Sesame Street titles including The Monster at the End of This Book, Count to 10, and How To Be A Grouch are available worldwide starting today at the Kids' Store.
"We are thrilled to make the Sesame Street titles available to Kobo customers," said Michael Tamblyn, Chief Content Officer, Kobo. "Sesame Street is one of the world's premier children's entertainment organizations. We have always wanted to work with them and knew that making their books available to our customers was one of the best ways to round out our Kids' Store catalogue."
To celebrate the launch, The ABCs of Cookies, an audio eBook that normally sells for $4.99, will be discounted to $0.99 cents for North American readers until March 22nd.
"As it is one of the most popular reading devices around the world, we are excited to launch Sesame Street eBooks on Kobo," said Jennifer A. Perry, Vice President of Worldwide Publishing, Sesame Workshop. "We aim to reach children everywhere and our Sesame Street collection gives children and parents opportunities to read together, engage with favorite Sesame Street friends and learn wherever they may go with their Kobo device."
Kobo's Kids Store, offering nearly 100,000 titles, makes it easier to find the next great book for children and young adult Readers, with the latest bestselling series, Read Along books, and colourful picture-books.