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Surfing Time

Cecilia Smith (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532427886

It's time go surfing in this very simple 8-page reader. In this book, short sentences are paired with fun illustrations to get kids reading about hitting the waves. This book part of the Entry Level Reader series from Xist Publishing. Entry Level Readers are very short and suitable for kids just learning to read.

My Ball

Audrey Bea (author) Jenna Johnston (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532429262

When a little girl finds a little ball, she goes on a little quest to find the right owner. Will she find the person who owns the ball? Find out! This sweet story features a multicultural playground setting and emphasizes empathy, honesty, and tenacity in a very simple yet effective story. Equitable representation is a natural part of each of the fun illustrations. My Ball is part of the Reading Stars series. Reading Star books are for kids at the very beginning of a lifetime love of reading. Each book features fewer than 50 words and uses repetition to build confidence.

My Cat Sits

Katrina Streza (author) Brenda Ponnay (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532416491

In this silly installment in the Cat and Dog Readers Series, the cat may be minding his own business, but the boy certainly wants to know what is going on. As the cat sits on things, the boy wonders, "Will I fit?" Hilarity ensues.

Fox Needs Socks

Juliana O'Neill (author) Isabelle Pichay (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415715

In this silly book for beginning readers, fox shows off all the wrong socks before finally finding the right pair. Fox Needs Socks is part of the Reading Stars series. Reading Star books are for kids at the very beginning of a lifetime love of reading. Each book features less than 50 words and uses repetition to build confidence. Fox Needs Socks is 24 pages long and features 16 different sight words for the reader to master.

My Good Goat

Katrina Streza (author) Bella Dawson (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415746

Buddy the Goat is a good goat. He may not look like a good goat, but he is a good goat. He may do lots of goat things that makes his owner say "No, Buddy!" but he is still a good goat. Just so you remember, Buddy is a good goat. My Good Goat is part of the Reading Stars series. Reading Star books are for kids at the very beginning of a lifetime love of reading. Each book features fewer than 50 words and uses repetition to build confidence. My Good Goat is 28 pages long and features 33 different sight words for your child to master.

The Lost Mermaid

Juliana O'Neill (author) Kaytlin Parise (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415807

When a mermaid goes for a swim, she gets lost in a kelp maze. How will she find her way home? The Lost Mermaid is part of the Reading Stars series. Reading Star books are for kids at the very beginning of a lifetime love of reading. Each book features fewer than 50 words and uses repetition to build confidence. The Lost Mermaid is 24 pages long and features 29 different sight words for the reader to master.

If I had a Pig

Juliana O'Neill (author) Laura Nikiel (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415852

A little girl wonders what it would like to have a pig for a pet. In this silly book for beginning readers, a littler girl imagines what a pig would do and if her mom would let her have a pig. If I had a Pig is part of the Reading Stars series. Reading Star books are for kids at the very beginning of a lifetime love of reading. Each book features fewer than 50 words and uses repetition to build confidence. If I had a Pig is 24 pages long and features 39 different sight words for the reader to master.

Forest Sounds

Amy Mullen (author) Amy Mullen (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415913

Meet forest animals and hear their sounds in this sweet and simple book from Amy Mullen. Dreamy illustrations are paired with very simple sentences like, "The bird says CHIRP CHIRP." Suitable for babies, toddlers, or beginning readers, this book uses repetition and sight words to build understanding and reading fluency.

Farm Sounds

Amy Mullen (author) Amy Mullen (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415937

Meet farm animals and hear their sounds in this sweet and simple book from Amy Mullen. Dreamy illustrations are paired with very simple sentences like, "The pig says OINK OINK." Suitable for babies, toddlers, or beginning readers, this book uses repetition and sight words to build understanding and reading fluency.

Jungle Sounds

Amy Mullen (author) Amy Mullen (illustrator)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532415951

Meet jungle animals and hear their sounds in this sweet and simple book from Amy Mullen. Dreamy illustrations are paired with very simple sentences like, "The snake says HISS HISS." Suitable for babies, toddlers, or beginning readers, this book uses repetition and sight words to build understanding and reading fluency.

The Bunny Who Never Went to Sleep

Cecilia Smith (author)

Publisher: Xist Publishing ISBN: 9781532416132

A poor mama bunny doesn't know how to convince her bunny it is time to sleep. Find out how one little bunny and one mama bunny solve the problem of sleepless nights.

The Prince Bumped His Head

Harriet Ziefert (author) R. W. Alley (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621595

Oh, the Prince has a boo-boo: he bumped his head and needs a band-aid. Who will get it? The nanny starts the cry, and soon the cook, the King, the Queen, the general all swing into action. An entertaining cumulative story with rhythmic word repetition that enhances the reading experience.

Flip-a-Word: Wet Pet

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621359

Is that a pet in a net? Flip a page and watch a jet get wet. Wet Pet features these word families: -et, -am, -ed.

Flip-a-Word: Stop Pop

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621342

Offering a springboard into independent reading, Flip-a-Word takes kids from a single word, to a phrase, to a simple sentence. From there, eye-catching illustrations lead kids to imagine story scenarios only a child could dream up!

Flip-a-Word: Snow Bow

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621335

Is that bow in the snow? Will we meet on the street? Flip a page and watch a feet turn into a feet meet and then beet on feet! Snow Bow features these word families: -ow, -eet, -ate.

Flip-a-Word: Quack Shack

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621328

Is that a quack shack? Will the ball stay on the wall? Flip a page and watch a sack turn into quacks with sack and then sack on jack! Quack Shack features these word families: -ack, -ick, -ock.

Flip-a-Word: Pig Wig

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621311

Who can dig a pig in a wig? Even kids who can’t read a sentence can read one word, or a two-word phrase. By turning the pages, kids are pulled into the learning dynamic as they gain a new word that rhymes with one they just saw.

Flip-a-Word: Ice Mice

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621304

With art in the Japanese anime style, each book in this interactive early reading series features a different word family. Word families help children recognize similarities between words that rhyme, and connect words that have matching long, or short, vowel sounds. By mastering this dynamic, kids can read words they don’t necessarily know. 

Flip-a-Word: Frog Jog

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621298

Is that frog out for a jog? In the fog? This title is just one in the eight-book, early-reading series featuring word families. Words progress into short phrases, then simple sentences, as a flip of the page reveals a new word in this acclaimed, interactive series. 

Flip-a-Word: Crab Cab

Harriet Ziefert (author) Yukiko Kido (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621281

Is that crab driving a cab? Will the pot stay hot? Flip a page and watch a crab turn into a dab! Crab Cab features these word families: -ab, -ot, -it.

Where Are You Going?

Harriet Ziefert (author) Laura Rader (illustrator)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621892

What could be funnier than a pig in a wig dancing a jig? Youngsters will be in hog heaven reading about a sweet, silly pig who's running away from home. What will he do--he's not so big. Will he decide to dig? Or drive a rig?

Dogsharks: Go! Go!

Robert Wurzburg (author)

Publisher: Blue Apple Books ISBN: 9781948621007

Dusty and ZuZu bring flowers to a party, and a group of bees come along, too! Then ZuZu flies up, zooms down, and moves all around.

Let's Learn Word Families

Tessa Kenan (author)

Publisher: Jump Library ISBN: 9781645277767

In Let's Learn Word Families, emergent readers learn to rhyme, spell, and identify different word families. Carefully crafted text uses high-frequency words, repetitive sentence patterns, and strong visual references to support emergent readers, ensuring reading success by making sure they aren't facing too many challenges at once. Let's Learn Word Families includes tools for teachers and caregivers as well as introductory nonfiction features such as labels, a table of contents, words to know, and an index. A Let's Review! feature poses an image and question for further comprehension.

Where is Turtle?

Cecilia Minden (author) Steph Hinton (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180789

Oh, no! Frog has lost Turtle. Can you help Frog find Turtle? This B-level story uses decodable text to raise confidence in early readers. The book uses a combination of sight words and short-vowel words in repetition to build recognition. Original illustrations help guide readers through the text. Author Cecilia Minden, PhD, a literacy consultant and former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education developed a specific format for this series. Books in this series include author biography, phonetics, and teaching guides.

Who Has My Blanket?

Cecilia Minden (author) Tina Finn (illustrator)

Publisher: Cherry Lake Publishing ISBN: 9781534180833

Oh, no! Brad can't find his blue blanket. Where could it be? Britt doesn't have it. Beth doesn't have it either. Will Brad find his blue blanket? Read on to find out! This B-level story uses decodable and engaging text to raise confidence in early readers. The book uses a combination of sight words and short-vowel words in repetition to build recognition. Original illustrations help guide readers through the text. Author Cecilia Minden, PhD, a literacy consultant and former director of the Language and Literacy program at Harvard Graduate School of Education developed a specific format for this series. Books in this series include author biography, phonetics, and teaching guides.