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Special Stories

Create Social Stories and Talking Books

Designed to break learning down into small steps, Special Stories is the perfect tool to help children and young adults prepare for social situations and changes ahead

This app has a range of uses and is adaptable to all children, helping to:

  • Improve sight-reading skills
  • Develop spoken language
  • Improving listening and language skills
  • Encourage word, picture and sound recognition
  • Helping with social skills
  • Explaining step-by-step tasks
  • Creating talking books and organising photos
  • Create social stories and visual schedules
  • Sharing news with family and friends
  • Support home-school communication
  • Personalise stories with your own text, photos and audio

You can transfer content to and from our Special Words app into Special Stories, which is a fantastic way to extend and reinforce the learning process. You can also copy your stories to Special Stories on another phone or tablet, as well as exchanging the books you have created through email, AirDrop, Wi-Fi, Dropbox and Google Drive.

The user interface and Quick Start Guide are provided in 18 languages, but the app can be used to create stories in any language.

The iOS version of Special Stories includes support for Bluetooth and USB-connected switches.

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We also have detailed user guides for Special Stories, for both iOS and Android users. You can read them by clicking the buttons below

   iOS User Guide  Android User Guide