Read With Your Kids Even When You’re Away

I just discovered, which is a site that helps families stay connected through reading, whether they are in the same room or a thousand miles apart. It combines award-winning children’s books with high-quality video chat to create a shared reading experience called BookChat.

A group of BYU graduates created BookChat so that a distant parent or grandparent can share a story with a child from anywhere. It seems perfect for parents who are stationed abroad or on a business trip, or for grandma who wants to connect with the grandkids who live in other cities. It lets them share an electronic book story time as long as they both have high speed Internet and a Web cam.

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