Books tagged: reluctant reader

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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Monster Mashup - Spooky Short Stories with Special Bonus Zombie Short
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Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Special discount price! Monsters, magic, goblins, zombies and more. Be prepared to sleep with the lights on. This collection of short stories will have you looking over your shoulder, avoiding mirrors and jumping at the slightest sound. From fiendish creatures hiding in your bathroom mirror to Halloween pranks gone deadly wrong. Each story will scare, delight & surprise.
Hide-n-Go-Coffin and Other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Includes 3 'terrorific' short stories. Playing hide-and-seek in a cemetery is disrespectful. When it happens to be cursed, it can be deadly. Includes bonus stories: Brother's Keeper - Zack would be wise to spend less time looking for his missing sled & more worrying about what's lurking outside. Grandpa's suits - A game of spin-the-bottle with the school pervert isn't a bright idea.
Little Red Hen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Little Red Hen has long been a popular folktale, and now it is an easy to read comic book. The bright colors and controlled vocabulary make it perfect for beginning readers.
Little Comics For Little Readers: Gus
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Series: Little Comics for Little Readers, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Entertainment
In this bright colorful comic, Gus the clown has trouble with a bug. The story is short, easy to read, and gives practice with simple short vowel words. Beginning readers will be delighted with their success in reading this comic independently.
Wiley and the Hairy Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This popular Southern U.S. folktale becomes an engaging, easy to read comic. Beginning readers will cheer Wiley on, as he and his mother outsmart the Hairy Man. With the support of the delightful black and white illustrations and the accessibility of the Dolch sight words, kindergarten/first grade level readers will zoom through the comic and look for more.
Little Comics for Little Readers: Volume 6
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Series: Little Comics for Little Readers, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 50. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Volume 6 is a collection of 3 very colorful comics designed for the beginning phonics student. The stories are written with simple short vowel words, and follow a comic pig, dog, and ram through everyday activities.
Little Comics: Back To Dogville
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Series: Little Comics for Little Readers, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
'Back to Dogville' is the sequel to 'Where Are We?' In this book the boys return to Dogville to help their friend solve a mystery. They come up with an inventive plan to get things back to Dogville normal. This comic book is also black and white, is at a first grade reading level, and is filled with supporting illustrations. The reader is sure to chuckle at the surprise solution.
Super Zombie Juice Mega Bomb
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
When life gives you lemons, kill zombies—turns out lemon juice neutralizes the undead. Best friends Nathan & Misty return home to discover the military has destroyed the bridges out of their rural town & everyone's fled—except a small horde of zombies. Even with the help of the town geek, they'll need more then lemonade-powered Super-Soakers; they'll need the Super Zombie Juice Mega Bomb.
This Pot Will Not Walk
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"This Pot Will Not Walk" is about a silly boy who somehow gets things to work out right. The story is an adaptation of a Puerto Rican folk tale in colorful comic format. The simple sight vocabulary makes this book perfect for beginning readers.