Synopses & Reviews
Playaway is the simplest way to listen to audio on the go. Each Playaway comes with the digital content already pre-loaded on it and a battery to make it play. Simply plug in earbuds and enjoy. Each ultra-portable Playaway weighs only two ounces and comes packaged with earbuds and a standard AAA battery to allow for immediate listening. Every Playaway comes ready to shelve in drop-box friendly packaging, complete with title inserts and instructions. Playaway is being circulated in over 11,000 public, academic, military and government libraries with a 99% library customer satisfaction rate. With 70 respected publishing partners, a growing collection of over 1,500 titles across 30 genres is available. No Cassettes. No CD's. No downloads. Just Play.
The Snowy Day This is the story of the silent wonder of a city snow, and Peters solitary delight as he slides down snow mountains and takes a snowball home in his pocket. Apt. #3 Read by Charles Turner The sounds of a harmonica lead to an understanding between a blind man and two boys who live in the same building in the city. Goggles! Read by Geoffrey Holder Peter and his friend Archie call upon faithful dog Willie to outsmart a gang of tough bullies who want Peters motorcycle goggles. Whistle for Willie Peter wants to learn to whistle so he can call his dog Willie. He tries and tries before he finally succeeds. Pet Show Read by Terry Alexander Archie needs to come up with a pet in a hurry, in this timeless story about a neighborhood pet show. Peters Chair Peter wants to run away from home when his baby sister arrives, but he soon learns something very important about growing up.