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Beginning Readers

Beginning Readers

Series: BOB Books (Book #1)
by Bobby Lynn Maslen Illustrated by John R. Maslen

This popular phonics program uses effortlessly simple stories to let the youngest readers experience success while gaining skills. With four letters in the first story, children can read a whole book. Consistent new sounds are added gradually, until young readers have read books with all letters of the alphabet.

Packed in a sturdy box, the little books (each 5.5" x 4.25") feature simple, funny stories illustrated with line drawings to delight children and help instill a love of reading. Even the newest readers gain a sense of accomplishment in being able to read, and also in being able to finish an entire book.

Created by reading expert B. L. Maslen, the ten books in this set, from the top-selling reading program in the U.S., gently introduce children to kindergarten sight words. Word repetition helps children succeed as their reading skills increase.

Filled with drama, humor, and sweet surprises, these effortless books create a unique first reading experience.

Series Information

Being able to finish an entire book on their own gives new readers a sense of accomplishment. Created by a literacy expert, BOB Books feature bite-size illustrated stories that use consistency, repetition, and humor to target the needs of emerging readers. With sets focusing on sight words, phonics, and other skills, this award-winning series is a step-by-step program to guide children through the early stages of reading.

6, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 1
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages

About the Author and Illustrator

Bobby Lynn Maslen
John R. Maslen

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