Tag Archives: Early Reader

Spider-Man 3: Meet the Heroes and Villains (I Can Read Book 2)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Harry Lime Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Peter Parker is lucky to have good friends in his life. And they are lucky to be friends with a hero like Spider-Man. As long as there are villains out there, the world will always need its heroes.

Alvin and the Chipmunks: A Chipmunk Family Christmas (I Can Read Book 2)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Susan Hill Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Dave never thought he’d spend Christmas with three chipmunks. After all, they are not a regular family. But Alvin, Simon, and Theodore are ready to show Dave what family is all about!

Arthur’s Christmas Cookies (I Can Read Book 2)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Lillian Hoban Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Christmastime! Arthur decides to make Mother and Father special Christmas cookies as a present. But when the cookies are finally finished, they are hard as rocks! Can Arthur think of a way to turn this disaster into the best Christmas present ever?

Fancy Nancy: The 100th Day of School (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description The 100th day of school is coming up, and Nancy doesn’t know what to bring in for the class project. Will she be able to think of something imaginative in time for the big day?

Fancy Nancy: Every Day Is Earth Day (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Being green is important to Nancy—so important that she wants her family to take care of the Earth morning, noon, and night!

Morris Goes to School (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: B. Wiseman Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Morris the moose has an exciting day in school learning the alphabet, counting, singing, spelling, and doing other things that make him a unique moose.

Fancy Nancy: The Show Must Go On (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Nancy and her partner for the talent show are very different. They don’t have any of the same talents. How will they ever come up with an act?

Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Nancy is all set to wear something special for Pajama Day at school. But when Bree and Clara show up in matching outfits, Nancy feels left out. Will this Pajama Day be as fun as she thought?

Fancy Nancy Sees Stars (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Jane O’Connor Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description Nancy absolutely adores stars. She loves how they sparkle in the sky, and she can even name the constellations. Nancy can hardly wait for her class visit to the planetarium! Young readers will delight in this newest addition to the Fancy Nancy I Can Read […]

My Parents Think I’m Sleeping (I Can Read Book 3)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Jack Prelutsky Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description From reading under the covers to watching shadows dance on the wall, these fourteen vigorous verses show that a child’s life begins at bedtime! Amazon.com Review The childhood ritual of being put to bed has been a source of inspiration for children (and frustration for […]

The 39 Clues: Card Pack

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Scholastic Publisher: Scholastic Press Product Description Harry Houdini. A poison injector ring. Alcatraz. Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. What can they possibly have in common? Amy and Dan don’t know, but fans of the 39 Clues series will soon find out. The first Cahill card series features 56 thoroughly intriguing evidence cards that […]

Will I Have a Friend?

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Miriam Cohen Publisher: Aladdin Product Description Library of Congress Children’s Book of the Year When Pa was taking Jim to school for the first time, Jim said, “Will I have a friend at school?” “I think you will,” said Pa. But even his father’s gentle reassurance doesn’t make Jim feel any […]

Miss Nelson Is Missing!

Rating: (47 reviews) Author: Harry Allard Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Product Description Where is Miss Nelson, and Who is Miss Viola Swamp. This delightful story answers the questions.

Teeth Are Not for Biting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)

Rating: (28 reviews) Author: Elizabeth Verdick Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description TEETH ARE NOT FOR BITING Board Book by Elizabeth Verdick, illustrated by Marieka Heinlen. “Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth are strong and sharp. Crunch crunch crunch. Teeth can help you chew. But teeth are not for biting. Ouch! Biting hurts.” Sooner or later, almost […]

All the Colors of the Earth (Mulberry Books)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description Celebrate the colors of children and the colors of love–not black or white or yellow or red, but roaring brown, whispering gold, tinkling pink, and more.

Magic Tree House #37: Dragon of the Red Dawn (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description Merlin the Magician will not eat or sleep or speak to anyone in Camelot. What can be done? The enchantress Morgan knows who to ask for help: young Jack and Annie of Frog Creek, Pennsylvania! The brother-and-sister team quickly […]

Big Box of Boynton: Barnyard Dance! Pajama Time! Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs!

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: Sandra Boynton Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description What a perfect gift. Perfect for baby showers. Irresistible for a newborn, or for a one-, two-, even a three-year-old’s birthday. Ideal as a set that grandparents, aunts and uncles, in-laws, and close personal friends of the baby (babies have close personal friends?) […]

How I Spent My Summer Vacation (Dragonfly Books)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Mark Teague Publisher: Dragonfly Books Product Description Some kids spend their summer vacation at camp. Some kids spend it at Grandma’s house. Wallace Bleff spent his out west…on a ride, a rope, and a roundup he’ll never forget.

Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten (Miss Bindergarten Books)

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Joseph Slate Publisher: Puffin Amazon.com On the first day of kindergarten, Miss Bindergarten must prepare her classroom for her beloved students. This noble, whimsical teacher greets her dark, summertime-empty classroom with an explosion of color–a bouquet of fall leaves, a goldfish, rolled-up posters, and shoeboxes full of no-doubt-delightful surprises. Meanwhile, her […]

Max’s Toys (Max Board Books)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Rosemary Wells Publisher: Viking Juvenile Amazon.com Max is an irresistibly cute but persistent little bunny who wants what he wants when he wants it–any parent with an active toddler will relate. And like most little kids, Max thinks the grass is always greener on the other side; to be more precise, […]

Owl at Home (I Can Read Book 2)

Rating: (31 reviews) Author: Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description Welcome to Owl’s cozy home. Owl lives by himself in a warm little house. One evening he invites Winter to sit by the fire. Another time he finds strange bumps in his bedroom. And when Owl goes for a walk one night, he makes a friend that […]

I Like Bugs (Step-Into-Reading, Step 1)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Margaret Wise Brown Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description Black Bugs. Green Bugs. Fat Bugs. Buggy Bugs., I like Bugs!, , A rhyming ode to insects, penned by none other then Margaret Wise Brown. This poem was originally published in The Friendly Book., , Mile 1 books entice […]

Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 13-16: Vacation Under the Volcano, Day of the Dragon King, Viking Ships at Sunrise, and Hour of the Olympics

Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description MORGAN, THE MAGICAL librarian of Camelot, sends Jack and Annie to find lost stories in the ancient worlds of Roman Pompeii, imperial China, Dark Age Ireland, and classical Greece. Will the books help them in their darkest hours? This boxed set includes […]

Ruby’s Rainy Day (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Rosemary Wells Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description It’s raining outside, but all Max wants to do is play baseball. So his big sister Ruby struggles to get him into his rain gear: red boots, yellow slicker, and orange rain hat. But see what happens when Max is finally all dressed! […]

The Magic School Bus Plants Seeds: A Book About How Living Things Grow (Magic School Bus)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Book Description Ms. Frizzle’s class is growing a beautiful garden. But, Phoebe’s plot is empty. Her flowers are back at her old school! So, the class climbs aboard the Magic School Bus. And, of course, the kids don’t only go back to Phoebe’s school, but they […]

Little Bear Boxed Set: Little Bear, Father Bear Comes Home, and Little Bear’s Visit

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Else Holmelund Minarik Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description To celebrate Little Bear’s thirty-fifth anniversary, three paperback editions in the series—Little Bear, Father Bear Comes Home, and Little Bear’s Visit—have been slipcased in a boxed gift set for a whole new generation of children.

Fancy Nancy and the Boy from Paris (I Can Read Book 1)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperTrophy Product Description There’s a new boy in school, and he’s from Paris. Nancy cannot believe her luck. But this Parisian may not be as fancy as Nancy expects!

Where’s the Poop?

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Julie Markes, Susan Kathleen Hartung Publisher: HarperFestival Product Description This engaging lift-the-flap book shows children that all creatures have a place to poop: tigers in the jungle, kangaroos in the outback, and monkeys in the rain forest. With the aid of this playful book, your child will see that he or […]

Baby Animals Black and White: Black and White

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Phyllis Limbacher Tildes Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing Book Description A wonderful board book for any new born or infant.

Bunny Cakes (Max and Ruby)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Publisher: Puffin

Sea Monsters: A nonfiction companion to Dark Day in the Deep Sea (Magic Tree House Rsrch Gdes(R))

Author: Mary Pope Osborne, Natalie Pope Boyce Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Product Description How are an octopus and a squid different? What kinds of creatures live in the deepest abyss of the ocean? What do scientists say some legendary sea monsters really are? Find out the answers to these questions and more […]

Inside, Outside, Upside Down (Bright & Early Board Books(TM))

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description Brother Bear gets into a box. Papa Bear turns the box upside down, takes it outside, and puts it on a truck. The simple art and rhyming text make this a perfect choice for teaching spatial concepts.  

St. Patrick’s Day in the Morning (Clarion Books)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Eve Bunting Publisher: Clarion Books Product Description On March 17, young Jamie wakes up and realizes it’s St. Patrick’s Day. The green sashes are laid out on the table for his father and two older brothers–all ready for them to sport in the big parade. This is all very exciting, but […]

Max and Ruby Play School: A Picture Reader with 24 Flash Cards (All Aboard Reading)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap Book Description Ruby wants to teach Max all the things a wise big sister knows, such as the alphabet, numbers, and colors. But first she has to teach him to pay attention!

The Magic School Bus Explores the Senses (Magic School Bus)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Book Description On a most sense-sational trip that takes them through an eye, an ear, a tongue, and even a dog’s nose, Ms. Frizzle’s class learns about the senses. Using their trademark sense of humor, Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen provide facts about the senses in […]

Bob Books Set 4- Compound Words

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Bobby Lynn Maslen Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Product Description Book Description Bob Books Set 4: Compound WordsIn Bob Books Set 4, kids read eight humorous stories. Longer books and complex words engage young readers. New blends, more sight words and longer compound words advance their skills, while sounds repetition keeps reading easy. […]

Revolutionary War On Wednesday (Magic Tree House 22, paper)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Amazon.com If it’s Wednesday, it must be Revolutionary War day. Jack and Annie, stars of the Magic Tree House series, are in for another adventure in their time- and space-traveling tree house. Mysterious magical librarian Morgan le Fay has set four […]

Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

Rating: (160 reviews) Author: Judi Barrett Publisher: Atheneum Book Description The tiny town of Chewandswallow was very much like any other tiny town except for its weather which came three times a day, at breakfast lunch and dinner. But it never rained rain and it never snowed snow and it never blew just wind. It […]

Fancy Nancy at the Museum (I Can Read Book 1)

Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperTrophy Book Description Nancy’s class is going on a trip to the museum. Even after a bumpy bus ride, Nancy finds a way to make the day extra-fancy!

Richard Scarry’s Please and Thank You Book (Pictureback(R))

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Richard Scarry Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description Illus. in full color. The animal residents of Busytown learn useful lessons about manners, thoughtfulness, and caring in this perky, funny paperback.  

The Berenstain Bears Learn About Strangers (First Time Books(R))

Rating: (40 reviews) Author: Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description When Papa Bear tells the cubs why they should never talk to strangers, Sister begins to view all strangers as evil until Mama brings some common sense to the problem. “The Bears’ rules for safe conduct among strangers […]

Dingoes At Dinnertime (Magic Tree House 20, paper)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Amazon.com “A feeling of dread came over Jack. ‘What if…’ he said. ‘What if…’ In the distance, a tree suddenly burst into flames. ‘We’re looking at a wildfire!’ he said.” On a magical mission from the mysterious tree house near their […]

Day Of The Dragon-King (Magic Tree House 14, paper)

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Mary Pope Osborne Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description Jack and Annie set off to find an original copy of an ancient Chinese myth. Armed only with their magic library cards, they must take on a book-burning emperor. But with the help of a scholar and a silk […]

Junie B., First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (p.s. so does May.) (A Stepping Stone Book(TM))

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Barbara Park Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers Book Description It’s holiday time, and Room One is doing lots of fun things to celebrate. Like making elf costumes! And singing joyful songs! Only, how can Junie B. enjoy the festivities when Tattletale May keeps ruining her holiday glee? And here […]

Curious George’s ABCs

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Amazon.com “A is an alligator with its mouth wide open, B is a big blue bird, C is a crab with two clamping claws….” You get the idea. It’s never too early to get your babies chewing on books and ruminating on the alphabet, and […]

Bob Books Set 3- Word Families

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Bobby Lynn Maslen Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks Book Description Bob Books Set 3: Word FamiliesIn Bob Books Set 3, children progress gently into the next steps of reading. Consonant blends, endings, and a few sight words advance reading skills and create more complex stories. Use of word families make longer stories more […]

Bedtime for Frances (Trophy Picture Books)

Rating: (50 reviews) Author: Russell Hoban Publisher: HarperTrophy Amazon.com It’s bedtime for young Frances–an adorable and irrepressible little badger–and everyone is ready but her. At 7:00 p.m. Frances is wide awake and bursting with youthful excitement. She tries every delay tactic she can muster–from demanding extra hugs and kisses to volleying a series of urgent […]

Clifford’s Halloween (Clifford)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Norman Bridwell Publisher: Cartwheel

The Magic School Bus On The Ocean Floor (Magic School Bus)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Joanna Cole Publisher: Scholastic Press Book Description When Ms. Frizzle drives the Magic School Bus full speed ahead into the ocean, the class takes a submarine expedition that’s anything but ordinary. With a well-meaning lifeguard in tow, the class takes a deep breath and learns about hot water vents, coral reefs, […]

Splish, Splash! (My First I Can Read)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Sarah Weeks Publisher: HarperTrophy Book Description Rub-a-dub-dub! Chub the fish loves to scrub in his tub. One day his friends come to call. They want to splish and splash too. Can a tub so small hold them all?