Sno-Isle Libraries customers now have access to the StarWalk Kids Media Digital Streaming Collection at sno-isle.org/starwalk.
With more than 500 titles and growing, the StarWalk Kids Media collection presents quality literature by well-known and respected children’s authors in an eBook format that works with almost all electronic devices. StarWalk Kids Media is one of the most affordable ways to provide great fiction and nonfiction eBooks with professional narration by actors and various additional features that complement the titles’ use in libraries, classrooms and at home.
StarWalk offers eBooks for children from pre-kindergarten to 8th grade. Founded by children’s science author Seymour Simon and former Sesame Street Creative Director Liz Nealon, the StarWalk Kids collection includes books by authors and illustrators such as David Adler, Jim Arnosky, Johanna Hurwitz, Pat Mora, Laura Vaccaro Seeger and Jane Yolen.
The company’s aim is to provide children, librarians and other educators with a tightly curated collection of high-quality fiction and nonfiction titles supporting educational standards. The StarWalk Kids Reader™ software works on virtually any device, allowing multiple simultaneous access for children at an affordable, annual subscription price. The StarWalk Kids platform has been awarded the QED seal, signifying “Quality, Excellence, Design,” by the Digital Book Awards.