For the app, called The Jungle Book: The Story of Mowgli and Shere Khan, Electric Type has adapted the original Kipling story into a kid-friendly, seven-chapter version. Australian illustrator Nigel Buchanan has created drawings and animations for the app.
Emmy-nominated voice actor Rich Orlow reads a version for the “Read to Me” option. The app also has sound effects, music, and interactive features. The app is coming to the App Store this spring.