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    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 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


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

  • 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.

New Books 2016

Don't miss our 96 new titles in our three imprints for 2016, releasing in September this year.

Amicus Readers Created just for emergent and newly fluent readers, our Let's Race series gives young readers high-interest nonfiction reading practice. Count to 100, practice rhyming words, or learn parts of speech in our other fun Amicus Readers series.

Amicus Illustrated Four new series of informational picture books offer kids imaginative looks at growing into fun careers, science in the world around them, recycling, and modern retellings of Aesop's Fables.  Plus we have six new titles in our Do You Really Want to Meet...? wild animals series.

Amicus High Interest Six new series cover animals, sports, outdoors, and more. Favorite Cat Breeds gives you the warm fuzzies (expect to want a cat!) and Pro Sports Superstars tackles sports like UFC, NASCAR, and soccer.


Click here for a sneak preview of all our new books—and email us if you have any comments.
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