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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.

Christmas
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Christmas

9781681525297
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the Christian holiday of Christmas and the way people celebrate it.



retail your price $7.99

Diwali
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Diwali

9781681525303
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the Hindu holiday of Diwali and the way people celebrate it.



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Easter

9781681525310
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the Christian holiday of Easter and the way people celebrate it.



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Hanukkah
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Hanukkah

9781681525327
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah and the way people celebrate it.



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Kwanzaa
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Kwanzaa

9781681525334
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the African-American holiday of Kwanzaa holiday and the way people celebrate it.



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Ramadan
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Ramadan

9781681525341
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites young readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the Muslim holiday of Ramadan and the way people celebrate it.



retail your price $7.99

Christmas
9781681525297
Diwali
9781681525303
Easter
9781681525310
Hanukkah
9781681525327
Kwanzaa
9781681525334
Ramadan
9781681525341

Spot Holidays (Paperbacks)

Happy holidays! Highlighting five different cultures and religions, these search-and-find books teach young readers about six different holidays. Kids will learn the significance of these holidays and the symbols and traditions that go with them.

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Complete Series of 6: your price $47.94

READING LEVEL: GRADE K AND UP
Booklist,
October 2020

“This brief introduction to Kwanzaa, part of the Spot Holidays series (6 titles), is perfect for very young children. Short, straightforward sentences make the book appropriate for emerging or struggling readers as well as younger children. For example, “Kwanzaa is in December. It lasts seven days. It honors African life.” Additional information introduces traditional food (an ear of corn for each child), rituals such as lighting candles and drinking from the unity cup, and the sixth-night karamu feast. A “Spot It” feature encourages engagement by asking readers to find objects in the illustrations, though it’s likely to challenge only the youngest readers. The book’s pages are full of well-chosen, brightly colored stock photos that exude warmth and show the holiday in its best light. A simple and appealing holiday selection.”—Miriam Aronin