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Tumblebooks

eBooks for eKids

Tumblebooks

READ GREAT BOOKS NOW

What is Tumblebooks?

Tumblebooks contains hundreds of animated stories that have music, sound and narration. Kids can choose to read the text or have the stories read to them.
Most of the eBooks are picture books, but they also have some easy readers, chapter books and information books.
Watch an online tour to learn more about these eBooks.

Can I access this from home?

Absolutely!

GREAT FOR ESL KIDS

Listen to popular English stories to improve your pronunciation. Words are highlighted as they're read out so you can follow along.
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FIND BOOKS EASILY

Use the Tumblesearch bar or Index to look for books or authors you like. There is a great variety to choose from.
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GO AT YOUR OWN PACE

You can pause the story at any point, or skip to the next page, or go back to the previous one.
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Reader-Friendly Interface

Screenshot of How Tumblebooks Look Like

Explore the Collection

Tumblebooks offers great children's titles that your kid will love:

Mud Puddle
Mud Puddle
by Robert Munsch
Can Jule Ann keep herself clean and escape from the attacks of a mud puddle?
Scaredy Squirrel
Scaredy Squirrel
by Melanie Watt
Scaredy Squirrel is afraid of many things, but sometimes good things come when you're willing to take a risk.

Franklin
Franklin Goes to School
by Paulette Bourgeois
Kids who are starting school for the first time will understand Franklin's excitement and fear of his first day at school.
One Duck Stuck
One Duck Stuck
by Phyllis Root
When one duck is stuck in the muck, who will come to its rescue? Two fish? Three moose? Or four crickets?

He Came with the Couch
He Came with the Couch
by David Slonim
Sophie's family bought a new couch, but something else came with it, and it just won't leave.
Diary of a Fly
Diary of a Fly
by Doreen Cronin
What does a fly do when she's not buzzing around and bothering you? Trying to escape her 327 brothers and sisters.

Special Features

  • Puzzles and Games
    Play memory games, spelling games, puzzles, word catches, and other fun games based on the storybooks.

  • Language Learning
    Stories are available in French, Chinese, Russian and Spanish

  • Choose a Subject
    Click on categories such as Family/Friends, Holidays, and Numbers/Letters to find stories on those themes

Tumble TV

Looking for books on the same theme? Try the set playlists by clicking on Tumble TV. Topics include Dinosaurs, Friendship, Eat Your Veggies, Winter and more.