Pick A Series. Grow A Reader.

Scholastic’s Branches line of early chapter books is designed for those ready to read independently and helps them transition from leveled readers to chapter books. With an array of series featuring riveting stories, fun characters, and engaging art, there is a Branches book for every reader!


Adventure is always just around the corner for this enthusiastic warthog.

Baron von Bubbles, a.k.a "Bub," is the self-proclaimed cutest pug on the planet!

Two dogs with big imaginations!

Gordon Blue was an ordinary second grader — until he became the superhero known as Kung Pow Chicken! Now he battles bad guys all over town!

Who has an awesome rock band AND uses problem-solving and creativity to build cool inventions? Layla and the Bots, of course!

Missy does everything the super-duper-royal-deluxe way in this irresistible series about a girl with a big personality!

Olive and Beatrix are twins, but they are different from one another. Olive loves science and Beatrix is a witch!

Eva Wingdale's life is a real HOOT!

Priya starts a party-planning business to help save the planet — one party at a time!

It's always GAME ON with SUPER RABBIT BOY!

Fairy tales go hilariously off course as Princess Pink meets wacky characters in the land of Fake-Believe!

Meet Rainbow Tinseltail and the unicorns of Sparklegrove Forest!


Alexander Bopp and the Super Secret Monster Patrol are back, and they have sworn to protect their town from monsters!

Meet the Disaster Squad! Leela, Jaden, and the rest of the Jackson family travel the country and respond to natural disasters, helping people in need and rescuing animals along the way.

Drake never thought dragons were real — until he was chosen to train his very own dragon!

Sam's school is alive... and it is hungry for students! Can he and his friends save the day?

Crime reporter Hilde Lysiak always gets the scoop!

Kwame has special magical powers that help him as he goes on adventurous quests! Each book includes inserts about Ghanaian culture to celebrate the heritage of the creators and Kwame.

Only the brightest magic can beat The Shadow.

A magical coin makes Ed's universe go more than a little loony in this edge-of-your-seat series.

These fun diaries give readers a glimpse into the fabulous Lotus Lane Girls Club.

Alexander Bopp has just moved to a new town where he uncovers all sorts of monsters!

Kara and Zed go on magical adventures in this twisted fairytale series!

Does Ember the chihuahua have what it takes to take control of his neighborhood...and the world?

Fairies + magic + fantasy = Pixie Tricks!

Ride on over to the ranch!

Find sparkles and friendship at the Stardust Circus!

Adventure waits for no one!

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Branches Checklists - How Many Have You Read?

Owl Diaries Checklist

Dragon Masters Checklist

The Last Firehawk Checklist

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