“My Orange Duffel Bag” App Celebrates the iPad2

<p>Bracken and the Orange Duffel Bag Foundation, a 501(c) 3 non-profit that coaches at-risk young people, foster care and homeless youth, are teaming to donate $2 from each purchase of the newly released “My Orange Duffel Bag” iPad enhanced e-book app to the Foundation to purchase new iPad2s for this group.</p>
<p>The multi-media “My Orange Duffel Bag” e-book, which is available on iTunes ($12.99, Lifestyle), is an enhanced e-book of the hardcover entitled “My Orange Duffel Bag, a Journey to Radical Change” by Sam Bracken and Echo Garrett (ISBN13: 9780615323411; Operation Orange Media; 202 pages) that has attracted readers worldwide since its release last year. The enhanced e-book is among 65,000 apps created specifically for iPad, and approximately 350,000 for Apple products overall.</p>
<p>“Children have different learning styles, and many of them absorb information better with visual instruction,” Bracken said. “Lessons taught with iPads will go a long way toward those efforts.”</p>
<p><strong>Features of the enhanced eBook include:</strong></p>
<p>• 630 megabytes of vibrantly colored pages</p>
<p>• Ability to touch and play words to hear Bracken tell his story of perseverance</p>
<p>• 1 ½ hours of embedded video and displays</p>
<p>• 60 original images activated with finger swipes</p>
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