Portfolio Category: Early Readers

Wild Kratts: Wild Dogs and Canines

Zoologists Chris and Martin Kratt, stars of the PBS animated show, Wild Kratts, go in search of wolves, coyotes, and wild dogs of all sizes in this newest in a favorite early reader series.  Young readers encounter the wild cousins of man’s best friend in a non-fiction title that combines fun and learning.
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National Geographic: Alien Ocean Animals

In this nonfiction title by the experts at National Geographic, readers journey through the depths of the ocean into the dark Midnight Zone to discover the mysterious animals that live there.  Although they look like creatures from nightmares or aliens from outer space, these are real undersea animals. Young readers will learn how these creatures…
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Fly Guy Presents: Monster Trucks

n this newest in Tedd Arnold’s Fly Guy series, Buzz introduces Fly Guy to one of the coolest vehicles around – monster trucks!  Fly Guy learns all about truck technology, tricks, events, and safety. With vibrant illustrations and photographs, this “monster tale” is nothing to be scared of!  
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Trailblazers: Jackie Robinson: Breaking Barriers in Baseball

When Jackie Robinson stepped up to the plate for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947, history was changed.  He was the first black man to play in a major league baseball game in the twentieth century! His brave act opened the door for more black players to achieve their big-league dreams.  Whether it was…
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Angelina Ballerina and the Tea Party

In this first early reader featuring our favorite young dancer from Katherine Holabird’s picture book series, Angelina Ballerina is excited to be hosting a tea party for all of her friends from the ballet academy.  With yummy cakes and cookies and beautiful decorations, will this be the best tea party ever? A delicious treat for…
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Misty Copeland: Ballet Star

Young Ruby is super excited to be attending her first ballet, a production of The Nutcracker, with her mother and sister.  Misty Copeland, Ruby’s favorite dancer, will be performing the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy.  A budding ballerina herself, Ruby knows that it took lots of practice and determination for Misty to become the…
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