BookBox: Read Smart Head Start

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4.4
282 reviews
10K+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

BookBox brings you animated stories in English, French, Spanish, Hindi and more. Many more 'AniBooks' and languages are on the way. The stories are powered by Same Language Subtitling (SLS), a scientifically proven feature to improve reading, vocabulary, and listening comprehension skills.

Watch your kids have fun with the app as they subconsciously improve their reading and language skills in their first and second language(s).
 
BookBox was born from a social innovation competition at Stanford University. Yes, first prize!
Updated on
Dec 23, 2019

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Location, Personal info and 3 others
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 3 others
Data is encrypted in transit
Data can’t be deleted
4.4
282 reviews
Luisa Santos
January 5, 2022
Very useful, but it is lagging constantly, the videos wont play. It keeps showing as if it was loading, and it is not a problem of my internet connection. Sadly I had to uninstall the app. Also, if there were more videos of more stories it would be even better, I saw only few stories.
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BookBox Inc.
January 5, 2022
We are really sorry for the trouble and we appreciate you bringing this issue to our attention. We will look into this further and get back to you asap!
Melody Sorensen
December 28, 2020
This is a really good app for language learners of all ages. They are good little stories. My only criticism is that the background music is intrusive. It makes it hard to concentrate on the words.
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BookBox Inc.
January 18, 2021
Hi Melody, your point is well noted. Some stories might have louder music, we are taking good care that newer stories have softer music! Do share it with others who might enjoy this app too :)
Sorrow Weather
May 18, 2022
Sad how I thought Asante would be here. There are 3 books from BookBox that are on YouTube in Asante. Lost interest when it wasn't on the app. Asante books are extremely hard to find and I would've loved this app if it included Asante. Twi (Asante/Akan) is a very uncommon language to learn, but many would love to learn, like myself. Please, add Asante if possible. I'll give 5 stars once I see it. And please, make more Asante books other than just 3. Medaase. <3
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BookBox Inc.
May 20, 2022
Dear User, We will add the Asante stories soon. Thank you for sharing your feedback with us :)

What's new

Minor UI Fixes.