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Green Eggs and Ham - Dr. Seuss

by Oceanhouse Media, Inc
Rated: All Ages
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)

Price: $3.99
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What's new in version 1.49
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

Product Details

  • ASIN: B004NWLM8K
  • Release Date: March 21, 2011
  • Rated: All Ages This app may include dynamic content. What's this?
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #994 Paid in Appstore for Android (See Top 100 Paid in Appstore for Android)
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Product Features

  • ENCOURAGE literacy skills with highlighted narration
  • FOLLOW along with three fun ways to read!
  • LEARN new vocabulary with tappable words
  • TAP objects to hear their name read aloud

Product Description
Green Eggs and Ham
Individual Words Are Highlighted As the Story Is Read

Now you can read it on a plane

or in a train.

You can read it in a box

or with a fox. Green Eggs and Ham,

you cannot avoid.

Because now you can read it on your Android!

Green Eggs and Ham
Digital Pages Turn with a Swipe and Sound Like a Real Book
Dr. Seuss Books Make Great Teachers, Especially with All These Additional Features

This time-honored classic of wacky rhymes and whimsical illustrations has been delighting children since 1960. Through his rhymes and riddles, Seuss's intention has always been clear: teach children to read in a way that is both entertaining and educational. Now you can enjoy the simple charm of Sam-I-Am with the intelligence and enhancements of Android.

Read to Me or Read Alone, Lots of Reading Options for Your Phone

The available reading options are sure to enhance your child's learning experience and overall enjoyment. Choose from one of the three ways to read this omBook: Read to Me, Read it Myself, or Auto Play. The Read to Me option allows your child to listen to the narrated story, highlighting the words as they are read. The Read it Myself option allows your child to read each page in the traditional form and turn the pages with a swipe. Auto Play will play the story like a movie, automatically reading and turning the pages; the best option for very young children.

Professional Narration and Colorful Illustration

The professional narration enlivens the story with dynamic voices for both Sam-I-Am and Sam's friend. Sweet Sam's voice so tirelessly tries to convince his gruff and grouchy friend to eat Green Eggs and Ham. The silly voices are perfectly paired with digital artwork for each page. A background audio adds music and sound effects to complement the events of the story. This animated narration for both characters, original illustration from Dr. Seuss, and sound effects are sure to make your little one giggle.

Green Eggs and Ham
Touch any Image on the Screen and the Word Will Pop Up
Touch and Learn with Every Page Turn

To enhance learning by picture and word association, your child can touch any image on the screen and the word will pop up, identifying the object in bright, bold letters. Individual words are highlighted as the story is read making it simple for children to follow along and recognize words. Touch the words or long press the paragraph to have them repeated.

Honorable Mention and Positive Attention

Editor's Choice - Children Technology Review, August 2010

"Interactive and fun, but the best part is your kids can't eat the pages." - AppAdvice Daily

"This is a smart app with a spirited narrator that sucks you right into the story, which you have most likely read or heard a hundred times." - Appolicious Advisor

"Guaranteed fun learning and reading with your kids." - Fun Educational Apps

Technical Details

  • Size: 13MB
  • Version: 1.49
  • Developed By: Oceanhouse Media, Inc (Privacy Policy Click to see complete result in a new window)
  • Application Permissions: (Help me understand what permissions mean)
    • Open network sockets
    • Allows verification of Google app Entitlements
    • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Minimum Operating System: Android 2.2
  • Approximate Download Time: Less than 2 minutes

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
53 of 62 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Classic made Interactive June 26, 2011
By Sam
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This is by far my favorite Dr. Seuss book, and my 18-month son loves to "read" it with me every day right after dinner!

He is a very hands-on child, and I love the fact that it reacts to his screen taps to show him the word as well as "speak" the word related to what he touched - "Tree", "Car", "Train", "Sam", "Sam's Friend", "Fox", "Box", etc. He is just starting to add to his vocabulary and has already picked up on "Tree" and "Sam". He also recognizes many of the things in the book after only a few times through it. When we're not reading on the Android, he can find "Green Eggs and Ham" on the bookshelf, and can pick out by sight dozens of the things he sees in the interactive version.

The narrator has a very peppy and a soothing voice. The response of the screen is fast, and if my son wants to keep touching things on the screen to find the tree or car again and again, the page won't turn and continue the book until he's ready. The pace of the book is right on the money if you just let it play, or flipping pages at a leisurely pace.

While this interactive book may not teach him to read, I feel it will keep him interested in the stories and make him more apt to read a bit earlier than other children which has the potential to make him a better student when he starts in school!

If you have a child of any age (or just a child at heart yourself), pick-up at least one of these interactive Dr. Seuss books for your Android device. You'll love it as much as we do, and will probably purchase more soon!
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13 of 15 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Better than a picture e-book on my kindle fire January 10, 2012
By Jenn
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I have bought 6 of these stories from OceanHouse Media and my kids like them all. You can read the story yourself; have it read to you, but you still turn the pages; or you can put it on auto-play and it will turn the pages while it reads the story all on its own.

I like the fact that unlike e-books, which only take up a fraction of the screen on my kindle, these take up the entire screen.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great on the Kindle Fire. My daughter's favorite book. December 1, 2011
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I wish I had known about this sooner because it doesn't show up when searching for Children's books--you need to be looking in the app store. This is much better than a plain book and has really kept my 6-year old daughter's interest in learning to read. She used the "Read to Me" option first and now likes to read it herself with help from time to time on certain words. It is so handy that she can just touch the word in order to hear it spoken. I plan on getting all of these Dr. Seuss apps for her to read. Well worth it.
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53 of 71 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Better than an ebook and cheaper (kindle fire) November 20, 2011
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Art is as good as the paperback. If voice is on, has different voices for the characters, which is great. The extra ability to touch objects in the book and have the word appear and be read is also a fun learning tool. Great on kindle fire, and I will be purchasing more from oceanhouse!
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great December 27, 2012
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I bought this after buying 2 other apps like this for my son. I love the fact it had three ways to read with it.
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Love books from Dr. Seuss June 12, 2011
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The stories are different and interesting and my daughter loves them absolutely.

It's a steal at .99!
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
By C. Kane
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I have no complaints about the actual book or narration. However, I set up a profile for my son on my Nexus 7 which gives him access to select apps, one of which is Green Eggs and Ham. He does not have the ability to access either the Google Play Store nor the Amazon App store in his profile. However, Oceanhouse Media with their perpetual license validation, and perhaps Amazon, will not allow the app to play in my son's profile because the Amazon App Store is required - presumably to check the license via the Amazon App Store. So the app I purchased for my son can not be played within his profile. The Oceanhouse apps I purchased from the Google Play Store continue to work fine even though the Google Play Store is also unavailable in my son's profile.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Love this book. March 5, 2013
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Great book. The only problem I had was that I don't have the choice to use it as a regular reading book.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars great app. how can I transfer it to a Kids Kindle?
Can I gift this app? All of these Dr Suess apps are fantastic. I bought them so my granddaughter could use them when she comes to visit. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars My Favorite Dr. Seuss
My favorite Dr. Seuss of all time. I love to quote it. My grandchildren love me to read it to them. A must have for all grandmoms.
Published 8 days ago by Cathy Blackburn
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
We adore the narration of this favorite Dr. Seuss tale. The sound effects are great!
Published 13 days ago by lrizz
5.0 out of 5 stars It's Dr. Seuss. What more do I have to say?
It's Dr. Seuss. What more do I have to say?
Published 27 days ago by by rnj1
5.0 out of 5 stars How Can one not love Dr. Seuss?
How can you not love a classic Seuss book. Green Eggs and Ham has been a staple in our house for over thirty years. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Dee Jones
5.0 out of 5 stars Good to read, have read to your kid, or work on words... a good way to...
It is easy to either let the book read to your child or, as I prefer, set it up so you can touch a word and it reads only that word. A long press will make it read the whole page. Read more
Published 1 month ago by John T. Pope III
5.0 out of 5 stars Classic Seuss
A nice app for toddlers and preschoolers. Nice to have on the kindle fire.
Published 1 month ago by Michele J.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
excellent story!
Published 1 month ago by MJ Blumen
5.0 out of 5 stars Super For Kids
Great interactive book for my Fire HDX. Grandkids love 'em.
Published 1 month ago by Mr Goodwrench
5.0 out of 5 stars Her 3 my 3 our 3
Love Dr seuss
Published 1 month ago by Zanoni24
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