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Tormenta de nieve (Blizzard)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627242523

Heavy snow falls from the sky as the wind fiercely blows. The snow swirls around and around, making it impossible to see. In this captivating introduction to blizzards, early readers will be swept up in the dramatic text that describes the first signs of a blizzard, its destructive power, and, most importantly, how to stay safe from a blizzard’s icy blast. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. Emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about the forces of nature that can wreak havoc on our world.

Tsunami (Spanish)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627242561

A wall of water races toward a beach. The giant wave reaches shore and crashes onto land. The water floods a small village, but thankfully, the townspeople have already escaped to higher ground. In this captivating introduction to tsunamis, early readers will be swept up in the dramatic text that describes the first signs of a tsunami, its destructive power, and most importantly, how to stay safe from a tsunami’s deadly reach. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about the forces of nature that can wreak havoc on our world.

Mis pinzas son negras y enormes (scorpion)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944997250

What has lots of tiny eyes, a hard shiny body, and huge black claws? If you guessed an emperor scorpion, you’re right! This book introduces early readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Mis patas son palmeadas y anaranjadas (puffin)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944997298

What has a colorful beak, a round body, and webbed, orange feet? If you guessed an Atlantic puffin, you’re right! This book introduces early readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Mis orejas son enormes y peludas (fennec fox)

Jessica Rudolph (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944997267

What has hairy paws, a fluffy tail, and huge and fuzzy ears? If you guessed a fennec fox, you’re right! This book introduces early readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Los colores de los alimentos

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244817

A banana’s peel turns from green to bright yellow. Its color let’s us know that it’s sweet and ripe. Tan-colored dough bakes in a hot oven, turning crispy and golden brown. Now it’s ready to eat! Simple yet captivating text will help early readers learn about different colors and what they reveal about the delicious food we eat. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de los animales

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244787

A tiger’s orange and black fur blends in with the tall grass. Its prey can’t see the large cat as it hunts. A ladybug is bright red with black spots. The insect’s colors tell birds that it tastes awful! Simple yet captivating text will help early readers learn about different colors and what they reveal about animals. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de la ciudad

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244794

A yellow car whizzes by tall buildings. It drops off one person and picks up another. Its color lets us know that it’s a taxi. Then a traffic light flashes red. Drivers know that red means stop. Early readers will be taken on a colorful journey through the city in this simple yet captivating text about different colors and what they mean. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de la granja

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244800

A green tomato ripens on a vine. Soon it will be plump, red, and ready to eat. Nearby, a dark gray foal runs alongside its mother. As it gets older, its fur will change to white—just like its mother’s. Early readers will be taken on a colorful tour of a farm in this simple yet captivating text about different colors and what they mean. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de la selva tropical

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244831

The fruit of a palm tree changes from green to orange when it becomes ripe. Its color lets monkeys know when the fruit is ready to eat. The bright purple color of a flower tells a hummingbird there is sweet nectar inside. Early readers will be taken on a dazzling journey in this simple yet captivating text about the bright colors of a rain forest, and what meanings they reveal. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de las celebraciones

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244824

On Halloween, jack-o’-lanterns glow bright orange. Trick-or-treaters see black cats with yellows eyes. Red, white, and blue flags flap in the wind as people celebrate their country on the Fourth of July. Early readers will be taken on a colorful journey through the year in this simple yet captivating text about the colors of our favorite holidays. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Los colores de las estaciones

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244848

In spring, pale green shoots poke out of the soil and soft pink buds grow on branches. As the seasons change throughout the year, different colors appear. Early readers will be taken on a colorful journey in this simple yet captivating text about how nature’s colors change from spring to winter. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. Stunning photos closely align with descriptive text that will grab kids’ attention. While practicing their reading skills, emergent readers won’t be able to stop turning the pages as they learn about colors.

Las ardillas de tierra de trece franjas (squirrels)

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244749

It’s a fall day in a grassy field. A thirteen-lined ground squirrel dives into its burrow. The small animal makes a bed of grass, curls up into a little ball, and lays down to hibernate. It will stay snug in its burrow for six months, waiting out the cold winter. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about where thirteen-lined ground squirrels go in the winter and the amazing ways they survive—including not eating for several months. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Las golondrinas comunes (barn swallows)

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244718

On a fall day in a park, a barn swallow spreads its wings and takes off into the air to start a very long journey. The little bird travels thousands of miles during its migration south for the winter. After reaching its warm winter home, the barn swallow finds plenty of food as it zigzags through the air catching insects. By early spring, it’s time to return north. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about where barn swallows go in the winter and the amazing ways they survive—including traveling in large groups, some as large as one million birds. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Las mariposas monarca (butterflies)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244732

It’s fall in a grassy field in North America. A monarch butterfly flaps its colorful wings and flies high into the sky. The butterfly has begun a 2,000-mile journey to Mexico! Along the way, it meets many other monarchs. Millions will arrive in Mexico to spend the winter clumped together on tall trees. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about where monarch butterflies go in winter, how far they travel, and the amazing ways they survive. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Las ranas de la madera (wood frogs)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244763

It’s a cool fall day in a forest. A tiny brown wood frog hops under a log and covers itself with leaves. Soon, the sky turns gray and snow begins to fall. When the snow touches the frog, its body freezes solid! The frog will spend the winter hibernating in this frozen state. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about what wood frogs do in winter and the amazing ways they survive—including freezing solid in winter and then thawing when the weather gets warmer! Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Las serpientes de cascabel de bandas (rattlesnakes)

J. Clark Sawyer (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244756

On a cool fall day, a timber rattlesnake slithers into a small hole on the side of a rocky hill. The underground den is packed with hundreds of snakes lying on top of each other. The snakes will stay here for months, hibernating until spring arrives. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about where timber rattlesnakes go in the winter and the amazing ways they survive—including not eating for several months. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Los pequeños murciélagos café (bats)

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627244725

Crisp leaves rustle on trees in fall. Furry little brown bats dart and circle around the entrance to a cave before flying inside. Using their sharp curved claws, they grip the cave’s rocky ceiling and hang upside-down in groups. The tiny bats will spend all winter here, hibernating. In this dramatic and colorful book, beginning readers will learn all about where little brown bats go in winter and the amazing ways they survive—including not eating for several months. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers.

Iran

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021093

Ancient. Beautiful. Rugged. Welcome to Iran! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Iran’s land, history, cities, food, holidays, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Farsi! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Italy

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021109

Spectacular. Historic. Delicious. Welcome to Italy! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Italy’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Italian! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Pakistan

Rachel Anne Cantor (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781684021123

Historic. Friendly. Wonderful. Welcome to Pakistan! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Pakistan’s land, history, cities, food, and art. They’ll even learn how to speak a phrase in Urdu! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Peru

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781944102890

Breathtaking. Ancient. Friendly. Welcome to Peru! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about Peru’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They’ll even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

The Philippines

Holly Longworth (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249201

Beautiful. Busy. Friendly. Welcome to the Philippines! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about the cities, food, holidays, history, and wildlife of the Philippines. They even learn how to speak a few words in Filipino! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

El Salvador

Joyce Markovics (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781627249157

Hilly. Colorful. Full of history. Welcome to El Salvador! In this bright, exciting book, young readers will travel to this amazing country without ever leaving their homes or classrooms. During their journey, they will learn all about El Salvador’s cities, food, holidays, music, and wildlife. They even learn how to speak a few words in Spanish! This 32-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The engaging text, bold design, and stunning photos are sure to capture children’s interest.

Half-Human Monsters and Other Fiends

Ruth Owen (author)

Publisher: Bearport Publishing ISBN: 9781617727726

Could half-human, half-ape creatures really roam the Himalayan Mountains and the forests of North America? If tales of Bigfoot, Yeti, and Sasquatch are just stories, why do so many people report seeing these monsters in remote areas around the world? What would it be like to come upon a footprint of the Abominable Snowman or catch sight of Mothman, and how can you tell if the creature lurking down the path is part human and part beast? In Half-Human Monsters and Other Fiends, young readers will read historical stories and modern-day accounts of encounters with half-human monsters. Kids will get all the facts they need to help them spot Bigfoot, Mothman, ghouls, and other supernatural creatures. Children will also investigate the truth behind the stories, exploring the fears and superstitions of different cultures and looking at the scientific facts that might explain the seemingly unexplainable. If you love a nerve-racking story but also want to investigate the truth behind the myths, this is the book for you!