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EPIC!​ ​ADDS​ ​FRENCH​ ​CONTENT​ ​TO​ ​ITS​ ​DIGITAL​ ​LIBRARY​ ​FOR​ ​KIDS

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More​ ​than​ ​500​ ​French​ ​Books​ ​Added​ ​from​ ​Groupe​ ​Bayard​ ​and​ ​Other​ ​Leading​ ​Publishers 

Redwood​ ​City,​ ​CA​ ​–​ ​​Epic!​,​ ​a​ ​leading​ ​digital​ ​media​ ​brand​ ​for​ ​kids,​ ​today announced​ ​it​ ​has​ ​added​ ​more​ ​than​ ​500​ ​French​ ​language​ ​children’s​ ​books​ ​to​ ​its​ ​popular​ ​digital library,​ ​which​ ​now​ ​includes​ ​content​ ​in​ ​English,​ ​Spanish,​ ​French​ ​and​ ​Chinese,​ ​providing​ ​kids​ ​even more​ ​ways​ ​to​ ​read​ ​and​ ​learn​ ​on​ ​Epic!.

Launched​ ​in​ ​January​ ​2014,​ ​Epic!’s​ ​award-winning​ ​subscription​ ​service​ ​provides​ ​kids​ ​unlimited access​ ​to​ ​more​ ​than​ ​25,000​ ​curated,​ ​high-quality​ ​books​ ​and​ ​videos.​ ​Reaching​ ​over​ ​5​ ​million children​ ​through​ ​its​ ​ever-growing​ ​network,​ ​Epic!​ ​encourages​ ​kids​ ​to​ ​explore​ ​their​ ​interests​ ​and learn​ ​in​ ​a​ ​fun,​ ​safe,​ ​kid-friendly​ ​environment.​ ​Kids​ ​on​ ​Epic!​ ​have​ ​access​ ​to​ ​picture​ ​books,​ ​chapter books,​ ​graphic​ ​novels,​ ​non-fiction​ ​titles​ ​covering​ ​thousands​ ​of​ ​topics,​ ​“read​ ​to​ ​me”​ ​books,​ ​learning videos,​ ​quizzes​ ​and​ ​more.

“French​ ​is​ ​one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​most​ ​widely-learned​ ​foreign​ ​languages​ ​in​ ​the​ ​world,​ ​and​ ​we’re​ ​thrilled to expand​ ​our​ ​offering​ ​to​ ​now​ ​include​ ​books​ ​in​ ​French,​ ​providing​ ​French​ ​speakers​ ​and​ ​those​ ​with​ ​a desire​ ​to​ ​learn​ ​French​ ​instant,​ ​immediate​ ​access​ ​to​ ​these​ ​books​ ​as​ ​part​ ​of​ ​Epic!’s​ ​library,”​ ​said Kevin​ ​Donahue,​ ​Co-founder​ ​of​ ​Epic!.​ ​ “We’re​ ​grateful​ ​to​ ​be​ ​working​ ​with​ ​leading​ ​French​ ​publishers like​ ​Groupe​ ​Bayard​ ​to​ ​curate​ ​this​ ​outstanding​ ​collection​ ​of​ ​French​ ​books​ ​and​ ​deliver​ ​even​ ​more value​ ​to​ ​young​ ​readers​ ​on​ ​Epic!.”​ ​

Monthly​ ​subscriptions​ ​to​ ​Epic!’s​ ​unlimited​ ​library​ ​of​ ​25,000​ ​high-quality​ ​books​ ​and​ ​videos​ ​is available​ ​for​ ​USD$7.99/​ ​month​ ​for​ ​up​ ​to​ ​four​ ​children.​ ​ Epic!​ ​also​ ​offers​ ​Epic!​ ​for​ ​Educators​ ​free​ ​for elementary​ ​school​ ​teachers​ ​and​ ​librarians.​ ​For​ ​more​ ​information​ ​and​ ​to​ ​get​ ​started​ ​with​ ​Epic!,​ ​visit www.getepic.com.

About​ ​Epic!
Founded​​ ​​in​​ ​​2014​​ ​​and​​ ​​based​​ ​​in​​ ​​Redwood​​ ​​City,​​ ​​CA,​​ ​​Epic!​​ ​​is​​ ​​a​​ ​​kids​​ ​​digital​​ ​​media​​ ​​brand​​ ​​for​​ ​​kids​ ​12​​ ​​and​ ​under.​​ ​​Epic!’s​​ ​​award-winning​​ ​​subscription​​ ​​service​​ ​​includes​​ ​​unlimited​​ ​​access​​ ​​to​​ ​​25,000​ ​books​​ ​​and​ ​2,500​​ ​​videos​​ ​​from​​ ​​leading​​ ​​publishers​​ ​​such​​ ​​as​​ ​​HarperCollins,​​ ​​Macmillan,​​ ​​National​ ​Geographic​​ ​​Kids,​ ​Groupe​ ​Bayard,​ ​Smithsonian​​ ​​Enterprises,​​ ​​and​​ ​​Encyclopaedia​​ ​​Britannica.​​ ​​Kids​​ ​​on​​ ​​Epic!​​ ​​are encouraged​​ ​​to​​ ​​explore​​ ​​their​​ ​​interests​​ ​​and​​ ​​learn​​ ​​in​​ ​​a​​ ​​fun,​​ ​​safe,​​ ​​and​​ ​​engaging​​ ​​environment​​ ​​that includes​​ ​​fiction​​ ​​and​​ ​​non-fiction​​ ​​titles,​​ ​​“read​​ ​​to​​ ​​me”​​ ​​books,​​ ​​learning​​ ​​videos​​ ​​and​​ ​​teacher-created quizzes​​ ​​and​​ ​​reading​​ ​​lists.​​ ​​Epic!​​ ​​is​​ ​​used​​ ​​in​​ ​​87%​​ ​​of​​ ​​U.S.​​ ​​elementary​​ ​​schools​​ ​​and​​ ​​consistently​​ ​​a​ ​top​​ ​​app​ ​in​​ ​​the​​ ​​Apple​​ ​​App​​ ​​Store.​​ ​​Epic!​​ ​​was​​ ​​founded​​ ​​by​​ ​​Suren​​ ​​Markosian,​​ ​​founder​​ ​​of​​ ​​several​ ​successful​ ​technology​​ ​​startups,​​ ​​and​​ ​​Kevin​​ ​​Donahue,​​ ​​former​​ ​​YouTube,​​ ​​Google​​ ​​and​​ ​​Disney​ ​executive,​​ ​​with​​ ​​the​ ​support​​ ​​of​​ ​​top​​ ​​tier​​ ​​investors​​ ​​and​​ ​​veterans​​ ​​of​​ ​​the​​ ​​children’s​​ ​​publishing​ ​industry.​​ ​​To​​ ​​learn​​ ​​more​ ​about​​ ​​Epic!,​​ ​​visit​​ ​​​http://www.getepic.com​,​​ ​​or​​ ​​follow​​ ​​Epic!​​ ​​on​ ​Facebook​​ ​​and​​ ​​Twitter.

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