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Living Books (Firm)

Overview
Works: 47 works in 175 publications in 1 language and 3,673 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Software  Children's audiobooks  Picture books  Video games  Interactive multimedia  Educational games 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ8.3.G276, E
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Publications about Living Books (Firm)
Publications by Living Books (Firm)
Most widely held works by Living Books (Firm)
Green Eggs and Ham by Seuss( file )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Electronic version of the popular children's book. Includes sketches, games and activities
Dr. Seuss's ABC by Seuss( file )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
User can either listen to story and watch animated pictures or listen to story and play with animation on each page
Arthur's new puppy by Marc Tolon Brown( file )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Third-grader Arthur is amazed when he is chosen to be in the school spellathon
Mercer Mayer's Just Grandma and me by Mercer Mayer( file )
13 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
A trip to the beach with Grandma provides lots of fun and surprises
Arthur's reading race by Marc Tolon Brown( file )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
An interactive CD-ROM designed to develop: word recognition, vocabulary, reading comprehension, and computer literacy
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( file )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 212 libraries worldwide
After she falls headfirst into a bird's nest, a baby bat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother
The tortoise and the hare by Mark Schlichting( file )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Recounts the Aesop fable about the race between the slow-but- steady tortoise and the boastful hurry-up hare
Mercer Mayer's Little monster at school by Mercer Mayer( file )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Interactive CD-ROM picture book for aes 3-8. Describes Little Monster's day at school, where he makes a new friend, Yally. The user can have the book read aloud (passive mode) or play within the story (interactive mode)
Kevin Henkes's Sheila Rae, the brave : a sing-along adventure in reading by Kevin Henkes( file )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Provides twelve fully interactive pages: click on any word and hear it read aloud ; click on images for sound and action. Develops skills in word recognition, vocabulary, spatial reasoning and problem solving
The cat in the hat by Seuss( file )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Multimedia adaptation of the Dr. Seuss book in which the Cat in the Hat wreaks havoc while entertaining two children on a rainy day. Features animation, games and activities. Intended to teach children about spatial and causal relationships, and to build vocabulary and computer familiarity
The Berenstain bears get in a fight by Stan Berenstain( file )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Multimedia presentation based on the story of a day in the Berenstain home when Brother Bear wakes up in a grouchy mood and Sister Bear gets mad. Each scene provides text, animation, sound effects, and music (including audio tracks which play on compact disc audio players). Includes demo versions of other Living Books
Arthur's computer adventure by Marc Tolon Brown( file )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Learn critical reading, math and logic skills while playing along with Arthur and D.W
Ruff's bone by Eli Noyes( file )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Follow Ruff on a far-ranging hunt for his wayward bone
Arthur's birthday by Marc Tolon Brown( file )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Multimedia presentation of the story about the dilemma that arises when Muffy schedules her birthday party for the same day as Arthur's birthday party. Develops reading, spelling and shape recognition skills
The new kid on the block : poems by Jack Prelutsky by Jack Prelutsky( file )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Humorous poems about such strange creatures and people as Baloney Belly Billy and the Gloppy Gloppers
D.W., the picky eater by Marc Tolon Brown( file )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
Step into the hilarious world of D.W.-- where pickles, pineapple, parsnips, spinach, and many more disgusting looking foods are the enemy. And where the only "safe" place is at home. until D.W. makes a delicious discovery. In addition to an interactive story, kids also discover five fun-filled learning activities. All designed to help kids develop creativity, early reading skill-building, hand/eye coordination and much more
The Berenstain bears in the dark by Stan Berenstain( file )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
After causing a family commotion when they fight with each other, the Berenstain cubs learn that sometimes even the best of friends don't get along. Full motion animation, sound effects, original music, humor and hundreds of delightful surprises
Harry and the haunted house by Mark Schlichting( file )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Interactive educational game in which children explore a haunted house into which they have hit a baseball, looking through each of the rooms for the ball. Each scene provides text (in English or Spanish), animations, sound effects, and music (including nine audio tracks which play on home stereo CD players)
Berenstain bears collection ( file )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Presents two animated stories, The Berenstain Bears in the dark and The Berenstain Bears get in a fight
Living books framework ( file )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Designed to help teachers integrate Living Books into the curriculum
 
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