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Amelia Bedelia
Amelia Bedelia
Paperback      ISBN: 0064441555

Learn to read with the classic Amelia Bedelia Ever since Amelia Bedelia made her debut in 1963, young readers have been laughing out loud at the antics of this literal-minded but charming housekeeper.

From dressing the chicken to drawing the drapes, Amelia Bedelia does exactly what Mr. and Mrs. Rogers tell her to do. If things get a bit mixed up, well, that's okay. When Amelia Bedelia is involved, everything always turns out perfectly in the end This Level 2 I Can Read is perfect for kids who read on their own but still need a little help. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play of Level Two books are proven to help kids take their next steps toward reading success.

No child can resist Amelia Bedelia] and her literal trips through the minefield of the English language--and no adult can fail to notice that she's usually right when she's wrong.--The New York Times Book Review

--Saturday Review
I Wish That I Had Duck Feet
I Wish That I Had Duck Feet
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394800400

A young boy weighs the pros and cons of possessing various animal appendages--such as a duck's feet, a deer's antlers, a whale's spout, an elephant's trunk, and a long, long tail--only to decide that he's better off just being himself. A zany, insightful story that beginning readers will wish to hear again and again

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.

Biscuit Wins a Prize
Biscuit Wins a Prize
Paperback      ISBN: 0060094583

It's the day of the pet show, and Biscuit has to look his best. All his old friends are at the show, and Biscuit sees so many new friends that he can't sit still-even for the judge The lovable yellow puppy's friendliness helps him win a big prize, and the hearts of his readers

I Can Read with My Eyes Shut
I Can Read with My Eyes Shut
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394839129
Read up a storm with Dr. Seuss and the Cat in the Hat-plus his friend Young Cat

The more that you read,
the more things you will know.
The more that you learn,
the more places you'll go.

The Cat in the Hat can read in purple and in brown, in a circle and even upside down Can he teach Young Cat to do the same? A perfect stepping stone for emerging readers to show off their skills, this book will show kids all the wonderful ways and wonderful things you can read.

Originally created by Dr. Seuss himself, Beginner Books are fun, funny, and easy to read. These unjacketed hardcover early readers encourage children to read all on their own, using simple words and illustrations. Smaller than the classic large format Seuss picture books like The Lorax and Oh, The Places You'll Go , these portable packages are perfect for practicing readers ages 3-7, and lucky parents too

"Pretty much all the stuff you need to know is in Dr. Seuss." -President Barack Obama
The Night Before First Grade
The Night Before First Grade
Paperback      ISBN: 0448437473

It's the night before the Big Day--first grade. Penny is excited to start the year with her best friend right beside her in the same classroom. This humorous take on Clement C. Moore's classic tale has a perfect twist ending that will surprise readers--as well as the "heroine" of the story--and help all about-to-be first-graders through their own back-to-school jitters.

The Night Before the Night Before Christmas
The Night Before the Night Before Christmas
Paperback      ISBN: 0448428725

It's December 23, and Christmas is just around the corner. But one family is having trouble getting its act together. Once again, Natasha Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore's classic Christmas poem, yet gives it her own entirely original twist.

Put Me in the Zoo
Put Me in the Zoo
Hardcover      ISBN: 0394800176

Spot believes he deserves to be in the zoo with the other amazing animals. In this Beginner Book edited by Dr. Seuss, Spot shows two young friends all the exciting things he can do with his spots. From changing their color and juggling them to moving them onto everything around him, you won't believe what Spot can do. Beginning readers will be delighted by Robert Lopshire's lively tale that proves there is a special spot for everyone.

Originally created by Dr. Seuss, Beginner Books encourage children to read all by themselves, with simple words and illustrations that give clues to their meaning.

"A hilarious story for a first-grade pupil to read. Shows that reading can be fun even if the vocabulary is very limited."--Material Analysis Publications.
Are We There Yet?
Are We There Yet?
Paperback      ISBN: 1402727135

When a trip to the city includes a visit to the toy store, the ride seems to take forever. Along a country road, through the tunnel, and over a bridge, the excitement builds--but are we there yet? is the question two eager kids keep asking their dad.

Winston Companion Readers Primer
Winston Companion Readers Primer
Hardcover      SKU: 1199166731