Sparkup your printed books with the Sparkup Magical Book Reader. Record any picture book in your own voice or download professional recordings from the web and Sparkup will follow along! Your Sparkup comes complete with a hardcover preloaded demo book, instruction manual, one USB cable, and three AA batteries.* Records and reads aloud any picture book in the world, in any language.* Clips directly onto a recorded picture book and recognizes the front cover and each page, following children as they turn the pages - even out of order.* Let's the whole family record their favorite stories together, or download professional recordings with sound effects from the Sparkup website.* Builds strong connections between kids and their books, and strengthens their love of reading.* Encourages independent reading as kids navigate stories recorded by their loved ones anytime, anywhere.