Novel Effect

Novel Effect uses voice recognition technology to bring content to life.

Starting with storytime, Novel Effect’s technology creates memorable moments around content. The company’s voice recognition technology pairs with beloved content to create experiences that encourages children, and families, to read and engage with books.


Kevin Coulton
Matthew Hammersley
Melissa Hammersley
Melody Furze
Mike Furze


Founded 2015
Invested 2017