VR Science Books, Board Books, and More!
Christmas is almost upon us and Encyclopedia Britannica has something for all ages. From board books to Virtual Reality, there is definitely something for everyone on your list! Encyclopedia Britannica is celebrating their 250th anniversary this year, so you know it’s a name you can trust!
Encyclopedia Britannica: Virtual Reality Exploration Set
This Virtual Reality Exploration Set, published in partnership with Publications International, comes with six large-format books, a Virtual Reality (VR) viewer that provides you with a 360-degree interactive environment and 6 free apps (companions to the books) for Android and iOS devices. Great for kids ages 7 and older, this exploration set features 6 topics: animals, dinosaurs, explorations, landmarks, oceans and space.
Encyclopedia Britannica: 6-Book Interactive Science Library
Developed in partnership with Publications International, this 6-book Science Reference Book set features 6 books (80 pages each): Food Science, How Things Work, Planet Earth, The Human Body, Transportation and Wildlife Wonders. The set also includes an SD-X Interactive Reader, a pen-like devices that activates activities and quizzes, defines words and reads text, featuring more than 4,000 audio touch points throughout the books. And if that isn’t enough, the Interactive Science Library also comes with 2 wall-sized interactive posters. Designed for ages 9-14 and available for sale at Costco.
This listen and learn board book, developed in partnership with Phoenix International Publications, is designed for ages 18 months and older.
The board book features 39 animal sounds from around the world along with colorful photos and informational text that includes animal behavior, characteristics, facts and habitats. All 39 animal sounds are listed alphabetically and include alligator, bear, elephant, horse, monkey, parrot, tiger, whale and zebra.
Encyclopedia Britannica Kids: My First Library 12 Board Books
This set of 12 engaging board book set, developed in partnership with Phoenix International Publications, features a reusable carrying case with handle and magnetic closure. Each book features 5 content spreads with dazzling colors and images. Designed for ages 10 months and older, this set of board books allows little ones to explore the natural world. Titles include Animal Homes, Baby Animals, Nature Shapes, Nighttime Animals and Weather.
This book set, developed in partnership with Phoenix International Publications, is designed for ages 3 and older. The set features 4 quiz books: In the Sky, In the Water, Magnificent Mammals and Slither, Creep & Leap. Each book contains 64 pages with more than 500 interactive questions and answers. Also included in the set is the Talking Quiz It Pen, which lights up, provides instant answers and features 4 volume settings. The book set is designed to sharpen Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) skills.
About Encyclopedia Britannica
Encyclopedia Britannica is a general knowledge encyclopedia that is published by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc, which was founded in 1768. Although a general knowledge encyclopedia, it mostly focuses on the areas of geography, science, social sciences, biography, biology, medicine and literature. From 1768 to 2010, there were 15 editions of the encyclopedia printed. However, since 2010, the encyclopedia is only available in digital format.
About Publications International
Publications International, Encyclopedia Britannica’s official licensed partner, is one of the leading publishers in North America, publishing over 400 new titles and more than 20 million books each year.
About Phoenix International Publications
Phoenix International Publications, the subdivision of Publications International, is an award-winning international children’s publisher. They features an array of apps, as well as activity, board, picture, song and sound books in over 35 languages.