Record a free book “Rungi-chungi: The Secret of Stone Soup” ($9.99 value) by Aleen Adams at A Story Before Bed – it’s free for a limited time. No coupon code is necessary, just login and all you need is a camera and microphone on your computer to make the recording of you reading the story. This 32-page story with illustrations is recommended for ages 6 to 9. Here’s more about this book:
“One cold, snowy night, three monks arrived in hilly Himalayan town. The monks had been walking a long way for a long time, and were very tired and hungry.” After many tries, the only thing on the menu is Stone Soup. But what kind of soup can you make from stones? You’ll find out in this classic tale skillfully retold by Aleen Adams with amid vibrant illustrations by Patrick Allison depicting a Himalayan village you’ll want to visit again and again.
After you record the story on your computer or iPad 2, you can preview it before saving and access it at anytime. You can even access your recorded story from an iPhone, iPod, or iPad with their new free downloadable app. And you can share it on Facebook if you wish. This is a great way to have relatives who don’t live close by to read your kids a bedtime story virtually! Thanks to A Story Before Bed for giving me a free subscription, my kids love listening to them on my iPhone and iPad.