iStoryBooks is an app that contains 25 free children’s story books, both text & audio. There are books in the following categories: fairy & folk tales, animals, educational, and Ramayana (Hindu stories). According to the company, they publish new books every two weeks and they will appear automatically on the app. The app does provide access to premium content as well.
- Download the app.
- You’ve installed iStoryBooks!
When you open iStoryBooks, here are what the icons mean (click to make it larger):
The Settings in iStoryBooks are different for Apple and Android devices, so here is some information about each.
To access the Settings menu in iOS (Apple) for a given book, first open the book. A Settings icon will appear in the upper left of the screen, as shown below (click to make it larger):
Clicking on the Settings icon will produce a short settings menu. Swipe left or right on each menu option, shown in the screen below, to change whether you want the book to play in movie mode, have the item read aloud, and whether to have the book kept in your library (click to make it larger):
To access the Settings menu in Android for a given book, first open the book. Then, use the Settings button on your device (typically found on an Android phone) which will open the menu, shown below in the video.
For more information on iStoryBooks, watch this video review of the Android app – iStorybooks App Review: