BISAC Subject JUV043000

JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner

Henry lleva la cuenta (Henry Keeps Score): Comparing

From the Series Math Matters en español

Henry wants to make sure that his older sister Harriet never gets more of anything than he does. So he carefully keeps score and discovers that sometimes 0 is better than 1. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.0

Henry's Show and Tell

Henry likes kindergarten. He gets to paint pictures, sing songs, and learn his letters and numbers. But there's one thing Henry doesn't like: show and tell! His legs get all shaky and he's… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2019

Hiding from Lightning

From the Series Let's Look at Weather (Pull Ahead Readers — Fiction)

An older sister encourages her younger brother, Carlos, to watch a fascinating lightning storm. Pair this illustrated fiction story with its companion nonfiction book, When Lightning Strikes. Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

Hildie Bitterpickles Needs Her Sleep

Hildie Bitterpickles is a witch who needs her sleep. Her quiet neighborhood has been turned upside down with the sudden arrival of the old woman in her shoe, big bad wolf, and other fairy… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Hillary to the Rescue

Hillary's drama club has planned a trip to the theater on a cold, snowy day. Always prepared, Hillary bundles up in her warmest clothes and her super-duper warm snow boots. On the long van… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]

Hitch Takes Off: Perseverance

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — Truck Pals on the Job

Hitch spends every day moving big planes from around the world into place at the airport. Will his desire to see the world be fulfilled, or will Hitch be left to his imagination? Read More →

  • Lexile: 430
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Hocus Pocus Diplodocus

From the Series Early Bird Readers — Purple (Early Bird Stories ™)

Hocus P. Diplodocus is not like other dinosaurs. He is the world's first magician! But as Hocus's powers grow, his fame grows too, and everything could go very wrong! This charmingly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 2.6
  • Dewey: [E]

Holidays with Joe

From the Series My Reading Neighborhood: First-Grade Sight Word Stories

Joe is Jewish, and his friend Nia is Christian. See how they each enjoy the holidays! This simple story incorporates words from the first grade-level Dolch Sight Word List to build literacy skills. Read More →

  • Dewey: 428.1

Homesick Penguin: Empathy/Caring for Others

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — Being a Friend

Penguin likes to visit his friend Duck. But he begins to miss some of the things at home. How can Duck cheer up his homesick friend? Concept: Empathy/Caring for others. Book features: Big… Read More →

  • Lexile: 460
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Hop Frog: Short vowel o

From the Series Bright Owl Books

Frog helps Fox and Ox and Pollywog. But who will help Frog? This fun photographic easy-to-read story features the short "o" vowel sound. Kane Press's new series of super simple… Read More →

  • Lexile: 200
  • Dewey: [E]

Hop, Skip, Run

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 1

Hop, hop, hop! Skip, skip, skip! Run, run, run! There's a boy who loves to hop—high and low, forward and backward. And another one who loves to skip—over the fields, in town, all around… Read More →

  • Lexile: 120
  • ATOS: 0.5
  • Dewey: [E]

How Did You Grow So Big, So Soon?

Celebrate the very special bonds of love between a mother and her child in this tender tale. As a young boy gets ready for bed the night before the first day of school he talks to his mother… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [Fic]

How the Guinea Fowl Got Her Spots: A Swahili Tale of Friendship

The Guinea Fowl and Cow are best friends. Both of them keep an eye out for Lion. When Lion threatens, each must intervene to save the other. Beautiful watercolors transform this tale into a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 3.6
  • Dewey: 398.24'528618'096

How to Deal with Bullies Superhero-Style: Response to Bullying

From the Series Funny Bone Readers ™ — Dealing with Bullies

Zach is a kid just like you and me, but when Zach sees others being teased or bullied, he imagines himself a superhero and comes to the rescue. With powerful words, "No teasing, No hitting!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Spring 2020

How to Grow a Monster: Gardening

From the Series Makers Make It Work

Last year, Gabe's mom grew way too many zucchinis. This year, Gabe and his sister have a secret plan to take control of the garden. They have to stop the zucchini madness! Tying into the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2019

Hungry Little Bear

From the Series Science All Around Me (Pull Ahead Readers — Fiction)

Little Bear is hungry, so his mother shows him what bears eat. Pair this illustrated fiction title with its nonfiction companion book about food chains, What Eats What. Read More →

  • Lexile: 180
  • ATOS: 0.7
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

I Am a Book

From the Series Silly Millies Level 3

How is a book made? What are the different parts of a book? Readers will learn firsthand as the book they are reading describes how it was made. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: 002

I Am Mad!

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 1

This girl is mad! Her big sister, Liz, keeps picking on her. Then, when the girls have a snack, Liz really acts up! Read More →

  • Lexile: 200
  • ATOS: 0.6
  • Dewey: [E]
Spring 2020

I Can Get It & Hop In!

From the Series Early Bird Readers — Pink (Early Bird Stories ™)

With simple text and inviting illustrations, these stories will help kids have fun while learning how to read. Readers will enjoy this pair of stories featuring a monkey on a mission and a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • Dewey: 428.6/2

I Don't Want to Go to the Hospital!

From the Series Little Princess

The Little Princess doesn't want to go to the hospital, and she does everything she can to avoid it. But when she is finally forced to go, she finds that she really rather likes it. Why?… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: [E]

I Like Mess

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 1

Messy Tess cleans up her room to please Mom and Dad. Read More →

  • Lexile: 170
  • ATOS: 0.6
  • Dewey: [E]

I Like to Win!

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 1

Trouble arises between a brother and sister because she always wins the games they play, but then she discovers that she does not have to brag or win all the time. Read More →

  • Lexile: 180
  • ATOS: 0.6
  • Dewey: [Fic]

I'll Do It Later

From the Series Real Kids Readers — Level 2

Rick has a week to complete a big homework assignment but keeps putting it off in favor of other, more enjoyable activities. Does Rick get his homework done on time? Read More →

  • Lexile: 470
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: [E]

In a Village by the Sea

Written in a spare, lyrical style using fresh, evocative imagery, Village by the Sea tells the story of longing for the comforts of home. A perfect book for teaching about diverse cultures… Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.4
  • Dewey: [E]