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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.

Basketball
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Basketball

9781681522036
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of basketball, including basic rules and key terms.



retail your price $7.99

Baseball
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Baseball

9781681522043
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of baseball, including player positions, gear, and key terms.



retail your price $7.99

Figure Skating

Figure Skating new

9781681524368
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about figure skating competition.



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Football
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Football

9781681522050
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of football, including player positions, gear, basic rules and key terms.



retail your price $7.99

Golf

Golf new

9781681524375
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about the sport of golf.



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Gymnastics
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Gymnastics

9781681522067
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of gymnastics, including event descriptions and key terms.



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Hockey
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Hockey

9781681522074
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of hockey, including basic rules and key terms.



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Snowboarding

Snowboarding new

9781681524382
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about snowboarding competition.



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Soccer
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Soccer

9781681522081
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites emergent readers to look for new vocabulary words and pictures while giving simple facts about the fundamentals of soccer, including basic rules and key terms.



retail your price $7.99

Swimming

Swimming new

9781681524399
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about the sport of swimming.



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Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do new

9781681524405
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about tae kwon do competitions.



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Volleyball

Volleyball new

9781681524412
Mari Schuh

This search-and-find book invites early readers to look for new vocabulary words and picture details while offering simple facts about the sport of volleyball.



retail your price $7.99

Basketball
9781681522036
Baseball
9781681522043
Figure Skating
9781681524368
Football
9781681522050
Golf
9781681524375
Gymnastics
9781681522067
Hockey
9781681522074
Snowboarding
9781681524382
Soccer
9781681522081
Swimming
9781681524399
Tae Kwon Do
9781681524405
Volleyball
9781681524412

Spot Sports (paperback)

Young sports fans will love learning more about their favorite games! In this series a search-and-find feature guides early readers as they learn new vocabulary pertaining to different sport fundamentals, player positions, and rules. Carefully chosen photos and words are sure to captivate kindergarteners and other readers, alike!

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Complete Series of 12: your price $95.88

READING LEVEL: GRADE K AND UP
  • Format: Paperback

  • Pages: 16

  • Trim Size: 7" x 8"

School Library Journal – Series Made Simple,
November 1, 2017

“A simple look-and-find easy reader series with a sports twist for those in need of a fun challenge. Each title is structured the same way, with kids being asked to spot something on the player or field, followed by a description of the item they were meant to find. Filled with high-frequency sight words that help beginning readers understand the more unfamiliar sports terms, these are excellent easy readers. Large, full-color photographs include both male and female players. While the books are not necessarily unique, they are wonderfully enjoyable reads that will further ignite a love of athletics. VERDICT A great easy reader series, highly recommended for every collection.”—Abby Bussen

The Horn Book,

“Each slim easy reader opens with a photo glossary highlighting four sport-specific vocabulary words, accompanied by instructions: 'Look for these words and pictures as you read.' The following spreads are organized around these keywords, with bright stock photos and a smattering of facts. The volumes are light on substance but effectively reinforce the meaning of a small number of relevant terms. ”