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Life Story ebook

Created by the world-renowned BBC Natural History Unit, the Life Story ebook is the ultimate behind-the-scenes look into the filming of new landmark BBC One series Life Story.

UK only, iPad with iBooks 3 or later and iOS 5.1 or later and Mac supporting OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) and up.

UK only, tablets with Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and up.

UK only, Kindle Fire HD tablets and up.

Interactive ebook FAQs

What is an interactive ebook?

An ebook is an interactive multimedia digital book designed to be viewed on tablets – including Android, Apple iPad and Kindle Fire HD. It can also be viewed on Mac computers with OS X Mavericks

How can I download it?

If you are an Apple user, you can download the free interactive ebook with your iTunes account login information. It can be done directly on your device or via the iTunes desktop application (version 11.1.3 or later is required)

If you are an Android tablet user, you can download the free interactive apps from the Google Play store.

If you are a Kindle Fire HD user, you will be able to download the free interactive ebook with your Amazon account (Kindle Fire HD tablets and up).

Where is it available?

This free interactive ebook is only available in the UK.

How can I view this interactive ebook?

Apple iPads and desktop: To view this book, you must have an iPad with iBooks 3 or later and iOS 5.1 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) or later. If syncing via iTunes desktop application version 11.1.3 or later is required.

Kindle Fire HD users: To view this book, you must have a Kindle Fire HD tablet or up, running Android 4.0 and up.

Android tablet users: To view this book, you must have Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and up.

How big is the file?

iOS = 441MB

Android = 226MB

Kindle = 226MB

Who do I contact if I have further questions about BBC ebooks?

Please email BBCebooks@bbc.co.uk.

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