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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.

The Three Billy Goats Gruff: Tale vs. Truth
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The Three Billy Goats Gruff: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492863
Gina Kammer
Are there any elements of truth in The Three Billy Goats Gruff? Goats will headbutt each other, but they don’t attack predators… and there are no trolls for them to throw off bridges! Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of The Three Billy Goats Gruff, explaining real goat behavior. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Tale vs. Truth
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Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492870
Gillia M. Olson
Are there any elements of truth in Goldilocks and the Three Bears? Bears might eat porridge, but they certainly wouldn’t cook it! Bears would, however, go for walks in the woods. Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of Goldilocks, explaining real bear behavior, the science of breaking chairs, and more. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

The Frog Prince: Tale vs. Truth
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The Frog Prince: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492887
Gina Kammer
Are there any elements of truth in The Frog Prince? Frogs don’t turn into princes—but they can see well under water. Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of The Frog Prince, explaining real frog behavior and more. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

Jack and the Beanstalk: Tale vs. Truth
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Jack and the Beanstalk: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492894
Alissa Thielges
Are there any elements of truth in Jack and the Beanstalk? Beans don’t grow overnight, and giants don’t live in clouds. Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of Jack and the Beanstalk, explaining real plant growth and human gigantism. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

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Little Red Riding Hood: Tale vs. Truth
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Little Red Riding Hood: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492900
Gina Kammer
Are there any elements of truth in Little Red Riding Hood? Wolves don’t talk—but they are fast and smart. Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of Little Red Riding Hood, explaining real wolf behavior and more. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

The Three Little Pigs: Tale vs. Truth
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The Three Little Pigs: Tale vs. Truth

9781645492917
Alissa Thielges
Are there any elements of truth in The Three Little Pigs? Pigs don’t build houses—but brick houses are stronger than straw and sticks. Integrating science with literacy, this book adds funny “Truth Time” sidebars to a retelling of The Three Little Pigs, explaining real pig behavior and more. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources. Perfect for young students just learning about fiction and nonfiction and real versus not real, this title supports CCSS standards for reading literature.

retail $34.25 your price $23.95

The Three Billy Goats Gruff: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492863
Goldilocks and the Three Bears: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492870
The Frog Prince: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492887
Jack and the Beanstalk: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492894
Little Red Riding Hood: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492900
The Three Little Pigs: Tale vs. Truth
9781645492917

Tale vs. Truth

You've heard the tales—now hear the truth! Integrating science with literacy, these funny and charming picture books retell traditional fairy tales, augmented by humorous sidebars about real animals and science. Includes discussion of fairy tale traits, fictional vs. real comparison chart, glossary, and book and website resources.

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Complete Series of 6: retail $205.50 your price $143.70

510L-550L; A/R Pending
  • Reinforced Library Binding

  • Pages: 24

  • Trim Size: 9.25" x 8.25"