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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.

A Butterfly is Patient
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A Butterfly is Patient

9781607533535
Dianna Aston / Sylvia Long

 

The creators of the award-winning An Egg Is Quiet and A Seed Is Sleepy have teamed up again to create this gorgeous and informative introduction to the world of butterflies. From iridescent blue swallowtails and brilliant orange monarchs to the worlds tiniest butterfly (Western Pygmy Blue) and the largest (Queen Alexandra's Birdwing), an incredible variety of butterflies are celebrated here in all of their beauty and wonder. Perfect for a child's bedroom bookshelf or for a classroom reading circle!



retail $29.95 your price $20.95

A Rock is Lively
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A Rock is Lively

9781607533542
Dianna Aston / Sylvia Long

 

From the award-winning creators of An Egg Is Quiet, A Seed is Sleepy, and A Butterfly is Patient comes a goegeous and informative introduction to the fascianting world of rocks. From dazzling blue lapis lazuli to volcanic snowflake obsidian, an incredible variety of rocks are showcased in all thier splendor. Poetic in voice and elegant in design, this book introduces an array of facts, making it equally perfect for classroom sharing and family reading.



retail $29.95 your price $20.95

An Egg is Quiet
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An Egg is Quiet

9781607533511
Dianna Aston / Sylvia Long

 

From tiny hummingbird eggs to giant ostrich eggs, oval ladybug eggs to tubular dogfish eggs, gooey frog eggs to fossilized dinosaur eggs, it magnificently captures the incredible variety of eggs and celebrates their beauty and wonder. The evocative text is sure to inspire lively questions and observations. Yet while poetic in voice and elegant in design, the book introduces children to more than 60 types of eggs and an interesting array of egg facts. Even the endpapers brim with information. A tender and fascinating guide that is equally at home being read to a child on a parent's lap as in a classroom reading circle. 



retail $29.95 your price $20.95

A Butterfly is Patient
9781607533535
A Rock is Lively
9781607533542
An Egg is Quiet
9781607533511

Nature Books

 

Award-winning artist Sylvia Long and author Dianna Hutts Aston have created this gorgeous and informative series that introduces young readers to nature, painting a picture of both the variety and uniqueness of the natural world. Released for the first time with hardcover library bindings, guaranteed to last for hundreds of checkouts, these poetic and elegant books will fascinate children, teachers, and librarians alike.

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Complete Series of 3: retail $89.85 your price $62.85

READING LEVEL: GRADE 3 AND UP
Includes two levels of text: lyrical poetry and factual prose, detailed illustrations with species labels, printed end sheets
  • Reinforced Library Binding

  • Pages: 36

  • Trim Size: 9" x 11"