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    AMICUS READERS

    Amicus Readers provide an inviting variety of nonfiction leveled books for K-2, serving young learners in pursuit of reading skills—just like Amicus pursues the big red ball.

  • Illustrated

    AMICUS ILLUSTRATED

    Amicus Illustrated offers fiction and nonfiction for preschool to grade 6 with highly visual information and stories that students—and our pal Amicus—are after!

  • High Interest

    AMICUS HIGH INTEREST

    Like many students, Amicus likes to pursue what's of interest to him. Amicus High Interest books serve individual interests of those in grades 2-6.

  • Ink

    AMICUS INK

    Amicus Ink features board books, picture books, and paperbacks that encourage young children to explore facts, examine ideas, and imagine new ways of understanding the world.

  • Spot

    SPOT

    Spot books pair key words with engaging images at the beginning, middle, and end—making it fun to read, spot, and learn.

  • Sequence

    SEQUENCE

    Sequence books explain the processes and timelines behind kids' favorite things. Each title connects products and knowledge step-by-step from idea, through creation and discovery, to the end user.

Curious about Dragons
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Curious about Dragons

9781645491262
Gina Kammer
Could dragons really be trained? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy and fairy-tale creatures with this inquiry-based approach to dragons. Dragons are known for breathing fire and hoarding treasure. But not all dragons are the same. Some dragons live in water and pass on wisdom to worthy people. Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary dragons’ appearance and features, habitat, and behavior. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Fairies
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Curious about Fairies

9781645491279
Gina Kammer
What do fairies have to do with circles of mushrooms? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy and fairy-tale creatures with this inquiry-based approach to fairies. Fairies come in all shapes and sizes—brownies, pixies, and even leprechauns are types of fairies. Fairies are known for their beauty, but watch out for their tempers! These tricky, mercurial creatures can wreak havoc! Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary fairies’ appearance, behavior, and where they live. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Leprechauns
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Curious about Leprechauns

9781645491286
Gina Kammer
How do I find that pot of gold? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy creatures with this inquiry-based nonfiction approach to leprechauns. Leprechauns might look like tiny old men, but they are considered fairies! These wealthy shoemakers are said to hide their gold at the ends of rainbows. If you catch one, maybe you can find it. But be wary. Leprechauns are quite tricky. Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary leprechauns’ appearance, behavior, and where they live. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Mermaids
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Curious about Mermaids

9781645491293
Gina Kammer
Are merfolk friends or foes or what? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy and fairy-tale creatures with this inquiry-based approach to mermaids. Legendary mermaids aren’t always the sweet, pretty fish women we see in popular culture. In folklore, mermaids were known to sink ships and drag sailors under water. But they aren’t all bad. Some would save sailors from watery deaths. Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary mermaids’ appearance, behavior, and where they live. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Unicorns
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Curious about Unicorns

9781645491309
Gina Kammer
So, how do you catch a unicorn? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy creatures with this inquiry-based nonfiction approach to unicorns. Unicorns are elusive creatures. Young women seem to have the best luck at getting one to come near. Around the world, people have told stories of horned magical creatures. Some look like horses or goats with horns. Others looked like deer with fish scales! Others looked like, and probably were, rhinos. Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary unicorns’ appearance, behavior, and where they live. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Werewolves
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Curious about Werewolves

9781645491316
Gina Kammer
How does a person become a werewolf anyway? Spark early readers’ natural curiosity about fantasy creatures with this inquiry-based nonfiction approach to werewolves. Old myths and stories say a werewolf bite will turn you into a werewolf. Of course, a magical object or a curse might too. The full moon will never look the same again! Perfect for self-selection, this question-and-answer book covers legendary werewolves’ appearance, behavior, and where they live. Simple infographics draw in browsers and visual learners. A Stay Curious! feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes glossary and index.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Curious about Dragons
9781645491262
Curious about Fairies
9781645491279
Curious about Leprechauns
9781645491286
Curious about Mermaids
9781645491293
Curious about Unicorns
9781645491309
Curious about Werewolves
9781645491316

Curious about Mythical Creatures

Do all dragons breathe fire? Where do fairies live? Where do these stories come from? Survey the legends and folklore about these fantasy creatures in a fun question-and-answer format. Reinforce how to apply inquiry skills to the high-interest topic of myths and legends. A Stay Curious! Learn More feature models research skills while simple infographics support visual literacy.

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Complete Series of 6: retail $214.20 your price $149.70

520L-560L; A/R Pending
  • Reinforced Library Binding

  • Pages: 24

  • Trim Size: 7" x 9"