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Children's Books That Dazzle

Lerner Book Cover

We're making books come off the page!

Douglas County Libraries is pleased to offer 123 interactive books that can be read on your computer, laptop, or Android tablet. Featuring titles by the Lerner Publishing Group, a publisher of award-winning nonfiction and fiction, these titles give emerging, reluctant and struggling readers a new way to make reading and learning fun.

Each title offers a whole set of innovative interactive book features. These range from highlighted text for early readers to follow along, a glossary so children can hear definitions read aloud, adjustable audio speeds so students can adjust the reading pace, and a zoom-in feature for easier reading. There are also quizzes and activities available to help increase knowledge retention.

Just browse Lerner Interactive in the library catalog, select one of the many titles, click "Access Online" under the Copies tab, enter your library card number and PIN, and get started today! Kids will love them!