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Emerging Readers

Congratulations on having a newly/almost-independent reader! Here are some stories to kickstart your child's reading journey.
  • Diary of a Pug: Paws for a Cause

    $8.50

    Written and Illustrated by Kyla Maypaperback When the local animal shelter can't afford new toys, it's up to Bub and his human, Bella, to save the...

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    $8.50
  • Diary of a Pug: Pug's Snow Day

    $8.50

    Written by Kyla Maypaperback It's a snow day, and Bella is thrilled. There's no school, so she and Bub can play outside all day. Trouble is, Bub d...

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    $8.50
  • Kung Pow Chicken: Let's Get Cracking!

    $8.50

    Written and Illustrated by Cyndi Marko paperback In this exciting full-colour series, Gordon Blue transforms into Kung Pow Chicken, an avian super...

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    $8.50
  • Barkus

    $12.30

    Written by Patricia MacLachlan  |  Illustrated by Marc Boutavantpaperback Meet Barkus. Barkus is loyal. Barkus is generous. Barkus is family.The ex...

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    $12.30
  • One Hundred Shoes

    $8.50

    Written by Charles Ghigna  |  Illustrated by Bob StaakepaperbackCentipede has one hundred feet. One hundred feet means one hundred shoes. How in ...

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  • Narwhal and Jelly 3: Peanut Butter and Jelly

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly are back and Narwhal has a new obsession - peanut butter! He’s so obsessed he eve...

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    $12.90
  • Real Pigeons Flex Feathers

    $13.50

    Written by Andrew McDonald   |   Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackThe Real Pigeons use PIGEON POWERS to fight crime, solve mysteries and help creatu...

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  • Real Pigeons Fight Crime

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    Written by Andrew McDonald  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackDid you know your city is protected by a secret squad of crime-fighting pigeons? It...

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  • Real Pigeons Nest Hard

    $13.50

    Written by Andrew McDonald  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackWhat do REAL PIGEONS do? They nest, of course! And when they nest, they nest HARD.P...

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  • Real Pigeons Splash Back

    $13.50

    Written by Andrew McDonald  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackThe world’s greatest crime-fighting pigeons are making a BIG SPLASH as they try to ...

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  • Real Pigeons Eat Danger

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    Written by Andrew McDonald  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackWhat do Real Pigeons do? They EAT DANGER, of course! This squad of crime-fighting fe...

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  • Real Pigeons Get Bready

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    Written by Andrew McDonald  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackThe REAL PIGEONS are a team of crime-fighters who battle baddies wherever they go!B...

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    $13.50
  • Mermaid Tales: The Narwhal Problem

    $10.50

    Written by Debbie Dadey  |  Illustrated by Tatevik AvakyanpaperbackKiki and her friends get caught up in a code war to try and meet a narwhal in ...

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  • Narwhal and Jelly 6: Narwhal's School of Awesomeness

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackDive into four new stories about Narwhal and Jelly becoming substitute teachers! The two best friend...

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  • Little But Fierce

    $8.50

    Written by Joan EmersonpaperbackJust because these animals are small, that doesn't mean they're not strong! Each mini story in this Level 2 reade...

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  • Clever Cakes

    $15.90

    Written by Michael Rosen  |  Illustrated by Ashley KingpaperbackAre you smart enough to escape from a hungry grizzly bear? Could you trick a grumpy...

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    $15.90
  • Moby Shinobi: Surf's Up!

    $8.50

    Written and Illustrated by Luke FlowerspaperbackMoby Shinobi and his dog Toby are excited for a day at the beach! Moby tries to use his ninja skill...

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    $8.50
  • Unlimited Squirrels: Who Is the Mystery Reader?

    $18.00

    Written and Illustrated by Mo WillemshardcoverAn ensemble cast of Squirrels, Acorns, and pop-in guests host a page-turning extravaganza. Each book ...

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    $18.00
  • Who Would Win? Walrus vs. Elephant Seal

    $8.50

    Written by Jerry PallottapaperbackThis non-fiction reader compares and contrasts walruses and elephant seals. Readers will learn about each animal'...

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  • Flubby Is Not a Good Pet!

    $8.50

    Written by J. E. Morrispaperback Meet Flubby – the lovably lazy feline who prefers a purr-fectly laid-back lifestyle!Flubby is a big, sleepy cat w...

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  • Moby Shinobi: Take a Hike!

    $8.50

    Written and Illustrated by Luke FlowerspaperbackMoby Shinobi and his sidekick Toby are on a camping adventure, in this action-packed, rhyming early...

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  • Narwhal and Jelly 1: Unicorn of the Sea!

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben Clantonpaperback Narwhal is a happy-go-lucky narwhal. Jelly is a no-nonsense jellyfish. The two might not have a lot...

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    $12.90
  • Narwhal and Jelly 2: Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly are back in action for a SUPER adventure! Join Super Narwhal and sidekick Jelly J...

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    $12.90