For Grades K-1

Story time just got even more enriching. These inviting nonfiction and fiction selections feature full illustration and easy-to-follow stories your students will love to read aloud. The 12 books per year in this category will keep them engaged all year long.

Perfect for: Children who enjoy

  • Concept books
  • Simple stories
  • Fully illustrated


  • Just $15.80 a book
  • Includes Free Shipping

Forthcoming Books (6)


The Bad Mood and the Stick

by Lemony Snicket


Red Again

by Barbara Lehman


The Better Tree Fort

by Jessica Scott Kerrin


A Round of Robins

by Katie Hesterman


Frog and Beaver

by Simon James


Friends Stick Together

by Hannah E. Harrison

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Wolf in the Snow

by Matthew Cordell

$15.80 Members

Look Up!

by Jung Jin-ho

$15.80 Members

We Found a Hat

by Jon Klassen

$12.00 Members

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646 books/year

In this case, more is better. Our biggest fans suggest this package which includes 48 of our most popular categories, and is guaranteed to save you time in your busy day.


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Primary Plus

For Grades K-1

Our Primary level is filled with so many great books, it wasn't possible to offer just 12 selections a year. Our P+ category makes a great thing even better-bringing you 14 additional titles for the same reading level.

Perfect for: Story time stories, nonfiction, fully illustrated, especially selected as read-alouds

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