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Sony Adds Kids Corner to eBookstore

Sony is now children’s eBooks in the Sony Reader Store with the launch of Kids Corner, a dedicated shopping section that includes illustrated and enhanced children’s books.

At launch, the eBook store is carrying many titles including Star Wars titles, Curious George titles and Stephen Huneck‘s Sally series. Content in the Kids Corner will be tagged by age, so parents can shop and filter selections based on their child’s age.

Here is more from the press release: “Kids Corner supports EPUB3.0 content, a new industry standard file format, allowing customers to enjoy embedded media and interactivity within the book itself when viewed on compatible Android tablets and smartphones.”

Natascha Helbig, Director of Reader Store, stated: “Kids Corner is the perfect place to offer this exciting new content. The enhanced books make reading even more immersive and interactive for children.”

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