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Record a Story: 10 Little Pumpkins
Record a Story: 10 Little Pumpkins is a recordable storybook that enables children to listen to a Halloween story read by a family member or friend even when they are miles or time zones apart. Grandparents and other special people in a child's life can record a personal memento to keep them in a child's thoughts when they can't be there in person. Children of all ages can enjoy this keepsake storybook over and over, at Halloween and throughout the year.
Record a Story: 10 Little Pumpkins is a brightly illustrated rhyming story that celebrates the Halloween season. The book is easy to set up. Follow these directions: Turn to the page you wish to record. Press the RECORD button. Listen to the instructions. When you hear a beeping sound, read the words on the page.
After you are finished reading the page, press STOP. You can re-record until you are satisfied with your recording. Repeat the process with the remaining pages of the book. You can also record a personalized message on the dedication page. Set the locking switch behind the screw-on plate to ensure that your recording won't be inadvertently erased. Your voice recording is permanent; it will not be lost when the book's batteries are changed. Three replaceable AAA batteries that power the sound module come with the book.
Record a Story: 10 Little Pumpkins makes an ideal gift from out-of-town relatives, a parent who is away from home frequently, or someone in the military assigned to a faraway land.
Please note that in order for the book to function properly it must be recorded on a flat surface and in a well-lit area, so that the holes located on the right side of the book have an unobstructed view of a light source. The same conditions are also required for proper playback.
Brand: Publications International
Best known for its Story Reader products, Publications International, commonly referred to as PIL, is one of the world’s largest publishers of children’s interactive books. Founded by Louis Weber in 1967, this Chicago-based company now produces more than 400 new book titles, and prints more than 20 million books annually, including books on sports, automobiles, inspirational books and the Brittanica Encyclopedias. A leader in children’s publishing, PIL has partnerships with many children’s licensors, including Disney, Fisher-Price, Mattel, Nickelodeon, Sesame Workshop, and Warner Bros, enabling Minnie Mouse, Elmo, Dora the Explorer and Eric Carle’s beloved characters to call PIL home. While kids can potty train with the help of Elmo, parents can enjoy Publications International’s line of cookbooks and cooking magazines, published under license with many renowned brands, including Crock-Pot, Campbell, Hershey’s and Kraft.