Electronic Book User Guide

TumbleBook Library, TumbleReadables and Tumble Talking Books



TumbleBooks is the digital media division of Tumbleweed Press Inc. IVE Libraries currently subscribe three of its online subscription reading services : TumbleBookLibrary – “ebooks for e-kids” and TumbleTalking Books – “Your Online Audio Library”. Access to these reading services is available from any computer with an Internet connection at any time.


Subject Coverage

The TumbleBook Library is a collection of animated and talking picture books, puzzles and games as well as teacher resources.

TumbleTalkingBooks include unabridged audio version of classics of American and world literature, non-fiction, fiction, and children and teen books.

TumbleReadables.com is an online collection of read-along titles for elementary, middle school, and high school students which features adjustable online text and complete audio narration.  Senences are highlighted as they are being read and pages turn automatically.  (http://www.tumblereadables.com/auto_login.asp?u=vtclib&p=login)


To Begin a Search

Please enter the respective URL to the three individual reading services and click the icon of required services.

Flash plug-in is required for viewing and hearing the animation in TumbleBooks and TumbleQuizzes. If you are unable to view the books you can download the Flash plug-in for free at www.macromedia.com.


On-line Help

For more information, please click “Help” on the Main Menu of the individual TumbleBooks reading services.

Ask Your friendly Librarians Whenever You Need Help