Early Readers
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The First Thanksgiving
The First Thanksgiving
Paperback      ISBN: 0679802185

History comes to life on the page as readers learn the story of the Pilgrims hosting the first Thanksgiving in this Step into Reading Step 3 story. Vividly retold in simple language for beginning readers, this book is ideal for 1st to 3rd grade readers

Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. For children who are ready to read on their own.
Here Comes the Strikeout
Here Comes the Strikeout
Paperback      ISBN: 0064440117

With lessons on practice and perseverance, this is the perfect beginning reader for kids who love baseball

Bobby loves baseball. He can run the bases fast. He can slide. He can catch the ball.

But he has never hit the ball.

A lucky bat won't do the trick--though with hard work and determination, Bobby might just hit a home run.

Full of charming illustrations and simple text by Leonard Kessler, this Level Two I Can Read is for readers who have begun reading on their own, but still need a little help.

Dolphins!
Dolphins!
Paperback      ISBN: 0679844376

Illus. in full color. Chock-full of information about the most sensitive, intelligent, and friendly of large aquatic creatures, Dolphins should fare swimmingly with kids who read about whales and sharks.

School Bus
School Bus
Paperback      ISBN: 0439524733
Brand-new for beginning readers: A Level 1 I Spy Reader with picture clue riddles
All new, easy-to-read riddles by Jean Marzollo are paired with fun photographs culled from previously published I Spy books to create an I Spy easy reader. With rhythm, rhyme, and picture clues, this book is written to support the newest reader.
Dr. Seuss' the Cat in the Hat: A Novelization
Dr. Seuss' the Cat in the Hat
A Novelization
Paperback      ISBN: 0375824707

What a "cat"-astrophe
Conrad and Sally have a classic case of the worst-day-evers. It's raining outside, their babysitter is hogging the television, and their mom is having a houseful of "real estate" people over for a party tonight. Enter the Cat in the Hat, the hippest, coolest, "largest" feline in town. Based on the movie script and told from Conrad's waggish point of view, this novel is a must-have for Cat fans everywhere.

A Picture for Harold's Room
A Picture for Harold's Room
Paperback      ISBN: 0064440850

From the treasured author of Harold and the Purple Crayon, Crockett Johnson, comes an I Can Read adventure for Harold and his magical purple crayon.

Harold needs a picture for his bedroom wall, so he takes his purple crayon and begins to create a whole new world around him. But then he notices he has gotten very small--half the size of a daisy Only a very clever artist could find his way home now.

This Level 1 I Can Read imagination-sparking adventure is perfect for the beginning reader learning to sound out words and sentences.

The Snowman
The Snowman
Paperback      ISBN: 0679894438

Based on Raymond Briggs's classic, this beautiful illustrated Step into Reading book describes the exciting things that happen to James and his magical snowman.

Fox on Wheels
Fox on Wheels
Paperback      ISBN: 0140365419

Mom is cramping Fox's style. First he has to babysit for his little sister Louise. Then he has to do the shopping. Can Fox do it all and still remain the fastest fox on wheels? Gangway

The Nutcracker Ballet
The Nutcracker Ballet
Paperback      ISBN: 0679823859
A Step 3 early reader retelling of the classic story of the Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker.
From the opening Christmas Eve party scene to the closing scene in which Marie and her Nutcracker prince bid farewell to the Land of the Sweets, young readers will be enchanted while enjoying a successful reading experience.

Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics--for children who are ready to read on their own.
Biscuit
Biscuit
Paperback      ISBN: 0064442128

Snuggle up at bedtime or anytime with Biscuit, the very first book about everyone's favorite little yellow puppy.

It's time for bed, but Biscuit doesn't want to sleep Before Biscuit gets into bed he wants one more snack, one more story, one more kiss. Will he ever go to sleep? Woof, woof

This familiar bedtime drama is a My First I Can Read book, perfect for shared reading at bedtime and makes for a lovely gift to new parents. Children love the warmth of the Biscuit stories, which have helped introduce generations of boys and girls to the joy of reading.

This book was inspired by the author's daughter, who loved to dog-sit their neighbor's huge golden retriever Woof, woof