Funding Received
$1.4 Million in 1 Round from 6 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$1.4 Million Seed on January, 2014
Palo Alto, CA
Epic! opens the doors to a new world of reading for kids 12 and under by providing an unlimited selection of eBooks that can be instantly
Kevin Donahue, Kevin Donahue, Suren Markosian
Subscription Businesses, Publishing, Kids, Textbooks, Education

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Epic! opens the doors to a new world of reading for kids 12 and under by providing an unlimited selection of eBooks that can be instantly discovered, read and shared with friends. Personalized for each individual reader, Epic! is the only place to access thousands of high quality, curated children’s books without the need to purchase or download them one by one. Beautifully designed for mobile and featuring fun, game-like elements, Epic! provides kids with a personal library they can take anywhere. In a world of unlimited screen time, Epic! is a smart alternative to games and videos.

The company, based in Palo Alto, California, is founded by Suren Markosian, serial entrepreneur and founder of social gaming leader CrowdStar, and Kevin Donahue, former YouTube, Google and Disney executive, with the support of top tier investors and veterans of the children’s publishing industry.

The free Epic! iPad app can be downloaded from the Apple App Store. All readers receive a one-month free trial after which unlimited books are available for $9.99 per month or a discounted annual price of $79.99. To learn more about Epic!, please visit

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Investors (6)

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    Social Starts

    Early Stage Technology Fund
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    Morado Venture Partners

    Morado Venture Partners will focus on early-stage start-ups in the Internet consumer arena, as...
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    Maven Ventures Growth Labs

    Maven Venture's ( unique investment model combines an early stage...
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    Webb Investment Network

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    Innovation Endeavors

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  • A81f0db0abb1b15488b27cc59053d185

    Menlo Ventures

    Menlo Ventures provides capital for seed through growth technology companies.

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    3340 Hillview Ave

    Palo Alto, CA 94304


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