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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.
  • The Besties: Show and Smell

    $11.90

    Written by Felice Arena and Tom JellettpaperbackA funny, sweet series about kids being kids, where imagination and play rule!Oliver and Ruby have b...

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    $11.90
  • 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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    $10.50
  • Narwhal and Jelly 5: Happy Narwhalidays

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackDive into three new stories about Narwhal’s favorite time of the year! It’s the festive season in t...

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    $12.90
  • The Runaway Princess

    $22.40

    Written and Illustrated by Johan TroianowskipaperbackPrincesses stay quietly and obediently at home. They would never want mermaids and swamps and ...

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    $22.40
  • 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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    $8.50
  • 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
  • Captain Cat and the Treasure Map

    $13.90

    Written by Sue Mongredien  |  Illustrated by Kate PankhurstpaperbackIllustrated by the bestselling author and illustrator of Great Women Who Change...

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    $13.90
  • Captain Cat and the Great Pirate Race

    $13.90

    Written by Sue Mongredien  |  Illustrated by Kate PankhurstpaperbackPatch is a ship's cat who lives aboard the Golden Earring. Along with her frien...

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    $13.90
  • Chicken on a Broom

    $9.50

    Written by Adam Lehrhaupt  |  Illustrated by Shahar KoberpaperbackIt’s time for a Halloween costume party with Zoey the chicken!When everyone is ge...

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    $9.50
  • Uni the Unicorn Bakes a Cake

    $8.50

    Written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal  |  Illustrated by Brigette BarragerpaperbackIt's baking time! The little girl is worried that her cake won't be as...

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    $8.50
  • The Bad Guys Episode 10: The Baddest Day Ever

    $10.50

    Written and Illustrated by Aaron BlabeypaperbackIt's not looking good for the Bad Guys! Marmalade's villainous forces have victory in their grasp, ...

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    $10.50
  • A Positive Power Story: I Am Thankful

    $8.50

    Written by Suzy Capozzi  |  Illustrated by Eren UntenpaperbackIt’s Thanksgiving Day, and there’s a lot to be done before turkey time! I Am Thankfu...

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    $8.50
  • A Positive Power Story: I Am Brave

    $8.50

    Written by Suzy Capozzi  |  Illustrated by Eren UntenpaperbackI Am Brave follows a little girl as she navigates her own family vacation, complete ...

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    $8.50
  • Storybots: Tyrannosaurus Rex

    $8.50

    Written by Jibjab Bros StudiospaperbackFans of the StoryBots will recognise the colourful art from the hugely popular dinosaur video “Tyrannosaurus...

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    $8.50
  • Narwhal and Jelly 4: Narwhal's Otter Friend

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly . . . and Otty?! Exuberant Narwhal and skeptical Jelly test the waters of adding ...

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    $12.90
  • 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
  • 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 Got Talent

    $10.50

    Written and Illustrated by Kyla MaypaperbackBub's human, Bella, is putting on a pet talent show! Bub can't wait to wow the audience with his skateb...

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    $10.50
  • School of Monsters: Hairy Sam Loves Bread and Jam

    $10.00

    Written by Sally Rippin  |  Illustrated by Chris KennettpaperbackSam makes a mess when he eats jam.Can he fix it? Yes, he can!Hairy Sam just can't ...

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    $10.00
  • School of Monsters: Mary Has the Best Pet

    $10.00

    Written by Sally Rippin  |  Illustrated by Chris KennettpaperbackYou're not supposed to bring your pet to the School of Monsters if you haven't fed...

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    $10.00
  • School of Monsters: Pete's Big Feet

    $10.00

    Written by Sally Rippin  |  Illustrated by Chris KennettpaperbackToday it’s sports day in the sun.But do you think that Pete can run? Ever since Pe...

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    $10.00
  • 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
  • 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: I Lost My Tooth!

    $18.00

    Written and Illustrated by Mo WillemshardcoverUnlimited Squirrels are furry friends! Unlimited Squirrels have fuzzy ends!If you can read Elephant &...

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    $18.00