Read Aloud Adventures Challenge

May 22 through June 4, every time you read a book from the “Read Aloud Adventures Challenge" with your Novel Effect app, you’ll be entered to win a Novel Effect x Rug-Ed Prize Pack!
Novel Effect Read Aloud Adventures Challenge graphic with mountains and Novel Effect logo and Rug-Ed logo

Novel Effect and Rug-Ed have joined forces to get you ready for summer with our Read Aloud Adventures Challenge, happening May 22-June 4. During the week, you’ll be entered to win a prize each time you read a book from the Read Aloud Adventures Challenge Collection in the Novel Effect app!

We’ll choose one lucky reader at random on June 4 to receive a Novel Effect premium subscription, a Bluetooth speaker, a book bundle, and a $100 gift card to Rug-Ed! The more you read from the collection, the more chances you’ll have to win.

How it Works

  1. Open the Novel Effect app. Or, download it for free from the App Store or Google Play by clicking here.
  2. Open the Read Aloud Adventures Challenge Collection when it’s live on May 22.
  3. Select any book from the collection and read aloud to be entered to win!


Books in the Read Aloud Challenge

To make sure you’re ready for summertime fun, our librarians have created a Read Aloud Adventures Challenge Collection, filled with stories about travel, animals, and getting outside!

  • All Aboard! National Parks: A Wildlife Primer
  • We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
  • My Friend Earth
  • Parrots Over Puerto Rico
  • Mel Fell
  • Stellaluna
  • Blueberries for Sal
  • The Lorax
  • The Bear Ate Your Sandwich
  • Where The Wild Things Are
  • Mouse’s First Summer
  • The Adventures of Frank and Mustard: Stuck in the Mud
  • Wild About Books
  • Libby Whimbly: Bug Rescuer


Open the Read Aloud Adventures Challenge Collection and read aloud to be entered to win!

Scan QR code with a mobile device or tap here to open the collection!

Scan the QR code with your phone to open the Read Aloud Adventures Collection in the Novel Effect app

Reading Challenge Winner Selection

A winner will be randomly selected and notified through via the email address associated with their Novel Effect account. The winner will be featured on Novel Effect’s and Rug-Ed’s social media channels and featured in an upcoming email!

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: No purchase necessary. Must be 18 or older to enter. US and CA residents only. To enter, read aloud any one of the books in the Read Aloud Challenge Collection with your Novel Effect app from 05/22/2022 through 06/04/22 at 11:59PM PST. Challenge not affiliated with the book authors or publishers or speaker manufacturers. Questions? We’re here to help, email support@noveleffect.com.


About Novel Effect
The Novel Effect app follows along with interactive music, sound effects, and character voices, creating magical moments when you read aloud with a child. Download Novel Effect today to bring the story to life!

About Rug-Ed
Rug-Ed designs and manufactures iPad cases and accessories to extend the life and usability of devices in the classroom and at home. Learn more.

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