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EngLits: The Tempest

EngLits: The Tempest

iOS iPhone Education

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EngLits: The Tempest

EngLits are detail audio/text summaries of books and plays by Shakespeare, Dickens, Austen, Hawthorne, Bronte, and other authors that can be played on an iPhone or iPod touch. Written by university professors and recorded by professional actors, EngLits tell the full story of the book or drama, including all characters and events that are important. The shortest EngLit is 21 minutes of audio and 10 pages of text (Romeo & Juliet), and the longest is over four hours of audio and 73 pages of text (Middlemarch). By formatting the summaries for iPhones and iPod touches, listeners can learn while riding on the bus, jogging, biking, lounging, and even walking the dog.

– 24 minutes of audio summary
– 37 pages in reader
– read along as you listen
– continue listening where you last left off
– double-tap scalable text
– triple-tap inversion for low-light reading
– portrait & landscape reading, with orientation locking
– opens to your last read page
– easily find more EngLits to read via the info page
– includes bookmarks
– add notes to any page
– notes are automatically bookmarked

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iOS 4 support.

Background audio playback and screen lock/remote audio control.

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