A 'touch and listen' Early Reader iBook edition of a classic story from the hugely popular and award-winning Margaret Mahy.
It's never too early to share a good story with these easy-to-use Early Reader iBooks. Press on the pictures to make them move. Read on your own or use the 'read aloud' function. Enjoy sound effects that bring the text to life.
Read, watch and listen to this classic story about a little boy who tells his mother he has seen a big, roaring, yellow, whiskery lion in the meadow. His mother soon decides to make up a story for him too and gives him a matchbox with a tiny dragon inside.
This iBook contains audio on every page and 21 animated pictures. It is written by award-winning New Zealnd author, Margaret Mahy, and illustrated by Jenny Williams.
A Lion In The Meadow is one of seven interactive Early Reader iBooks containing animation, sound effects and unabridged audio.
Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books.
A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together.
A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey.
A yellow Early Reader is a Touch and Listen iBook.
Margaret Mahy (1936-2012) is one of New Zealand's most celebrated children's writers. She is the author of more than 150 titles, which have been translated into many different languages and sold around the world. Appointed to the Order of New Zealand in 1993, Mahy also won many global prizes for children's writers, including the Carnegie Medal and the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award.
'It is in the nature of books, that they have the capacity to make you feel powerful about what you can alter and achieve in your life' - Margaret Mahy