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Best Beginner Reader Books to Read

While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Beginner Reader books.

1. Pete the Cat Phonics Box: Includes 12 Mini-Books Featuring Short and Long Vowel Sounds (My First I Can Read) (2017)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadNew York Times bestselling author and artist James Dean’s Pete the Cat helps kids learn to read with phonics. Who knew reading could be so groovy! Reviewed by a phonics expert, these twelve short full-color books feature repeated examples of short and long vowel sounds and common sight words.  Each of the simple stories in this box set is designed to teach kids how to master reading while rocking out with Pete the Cat.Phonics teaches children the relationship between letters and the sounds they make. A child who has mastered these…
Author(s): James Dean

2. First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level A: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers (2010)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadJumpstart reading success with this big collection of motivating storybooks correlated with Guided Reading Level A. Most pages of these full-color storybooks feature just one line of simple, repetitive text to help children learn to read with ease and confidence. Includes a tip-filled parent guide. A great value!Includes these 25 titles:1. Hello, Beach2. What Can I See?3. Cold Rose4. Birthday Surprise 5. Fun with Mud6. I Like School!7. What is for Supper?8. Fun at the Playground9. Look What I Found!10. What Shines?11. Bubbles12. What Do I Need?13. Where is Petey?14. HIDE AND SEEK15. HATS, HATS,…
Author(s): Deborah Schecter

3. Bob Books, Set 1: Beginning Readers (2006)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadTeach a child letter sounds with Bob Books Set 1! 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 (except Q). Short vowels and three-letter words in simple sentences make Bob Books Set 1 a fun confidence builder. With little books, come big success. (TM) #205 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #6 in Children’s Beginner Readers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): BobLynn Maslen, John R. Maslen

4. First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Level D: 25 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Beginning Readers (2017)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadJumpstart reading success with this big collection of 25 motivating storybooks correlated with Guided Reading Level D. The books features simple text, decodable words, strong picture cues, and two to four lines of text per page to support readers with just a little experience under their belts. Children will laugh, learn, and build confidence with these funny books on their favorite topics—from dogs to dinosaurs, princesses to pizza! Includes a 4-page parent guide.  #2,143 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #9 in Parent Participation in Education (Books) #18…
Author(s): Liza Charlesworth

5. World of Reading Marvel Meet the Super Heroes! (Pre-Level 1 Boxed Set) (2017)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadGet to know the characters from Guardians of the Galaxy, Iron Man, Spider-Man, and more in this boxed set featuring twelve 10-page Pre-Level 1 readers. #2,839 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #18 in Children’s Superhero Fiction #88 in Children’s Beginner Readers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Marvel Press Book Group, Marvel Press Artist

6. Fancy Nancy’s Fantastic Phonics (My First I Can Read) (2013)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadIn this set of twelve mini-books, New York Times bestselling author Jane O’Connor’s beloved Fancy Nancy helps elementary school kids understand phonics. Learning has never been so fun!Phonics teaches children the relationship between letters and the sounds they make. A child who has mastered these relationships has an excellent foundation for learning to read and spell.  According to the National Institute of Child Health & Human Development, a child who has learned phonics has a method to recognize familiar words and “decode”…
Author(s): Jane O’Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser

7. Sight Word Readers Parent Pack: Learning the First 50 Sight Words s a Snap! (2003)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadHelp your child soar in reading with this set of 25 little books that teach 50 of the most frequently used words in print! Kids will love these playful stories they can read all by themselves. You’ll love the fact that each one builds reading skills and confidence. Includes a mini-workbook filled with easy how-to’s, fun activities, and write-and-learn pages to give kids practice writing the words too. Sold As A Single Unit Preschool-Early Childhood Grade Level Category: Teaching Resources / Language Arts / Readers / Readers Excellent reading material for early childhood Short Name: Book Sight Word Readers Individual Pack Book…
Author(s): Scholastic, Teaching Resources, Scholastic

8. Scholastic Reader Level 1: Silly Milly (2010)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadA Level 1 easy reader with a great title, great game, and great illustrator!This delightful, rhyming easy reader is one big riddle. Miss Milly likes green but not red, butter but not bread, seeds but not flowers, and umbrellas but not showers. Readers are invited to guess why Miss Milly likes what she does. The answer? She likes double letters! Whacky illustrations by Nadine Bernard Westcott will make this an easy-to-read favorite! #4,246 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #429 in Children’s Humor #145 in Children’s Beginner Readers Would you like…
Author(s): Wendy Cheyette Lewison, Nadine Bernard Westcott

9. Disney Princess Reading Adventures Disney Princess Level 1 Boxed Set (2013)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadDisney Reading Adventures is a curriculum-based, leveled reading program that offers children the support and guidance they need as they progress on the reading continuum from emergent readers to independent readers who read for meaning. Thoughtfully crafted and engaging stories contain key features that develop children’s reading comprehension and vocabulary skills. The stories are highly predictable with repetitive sentence structures and easy-to-read sight words designed to inspire a sense of mastery and confidence. Includes ten, 16-page books, 86 stickers, parent letter, and achievement certificate. #3,615 in Books (See Top…
Author(s): Disney Book Group, Disney Storybook Art Team

10. First Little Readers Parent Pack: Guided Reading Levels E & F: 16 Irresistible Books That Are Just the Right Level for Growing Readers (2018)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadMotivate your growing reader with these super-engaging, 16-page storybooks correlated with guided reading levels E & F! Inside this little box, you’ll find 16 original titles plus a tip-filled parent guide. Each book features simple text, decodable words, strong picture cues, and one to five lines of text per page to promote reading confidence and success. For use with Grades K-2. #1,007 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #6 in Parent Participation in Education (Books) #8 in Reading & Phonics Teaching Materials #32 in Children’s Beginner Readers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this…
Author(s): Liza Charlesworth

11. May I Please Have a Cookie? (Scholastic Readers, Level 1) (2005)

Best Beginner Reader Books to ReadIn this Level 1 Scholastic Reader, Alfie learns that the best way to get a delicious cookie is to say please!Alfie loves his mommy’s cookies, and he wants one more than anything! But grabbing for one, fishing for one, and dressing up as a cookie inspector don’t seem to work. His mommy says there is a better way. What is it? Beginning readers will learn proper manners with Alfie as his mommy teaches him to say the magic words. #2,058 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #24 in Children’s Manners Books #5 in Children’s Social Skills #1 in Children’s Alligator & Crocodile…
Author(s): Jennifer Morris, Jennifer E. Morris

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We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some beginner reader books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Oh, China!: An Elementary Reader of Modern Chinese for Advanced Beginners

Author(s): Chih-p’ing Chou, Perry Link, Xuedong Wang
Publisher: Princeton University Press, Year: 2011, Size: 31 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2162212

First Spanish Reader for beginners bilingual for speakers of English

Author(s): Maria Victoria De Stefano, Vadim Zubakhin, Vadim Zubakhin
Publisher: Language Practice Publishing, Year: 2010, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1054719

Black history for beginners

Author(s): Denise Dennis, Susan Willmarth
Publisher: For Beginners, Turnaround [distributor], Year: 2007, Size: 21 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2080519

Postmodernism for Beginners

Author(s): Jim Powell
Publisher: Writers & Readers Publishing, Year: 1998, Size: 23 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 415643

Kierkegaard for Beginners

Author(s): Donald D. Palmer
Publisher: Writers & Readers, Year: 1996, Size: 21 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 391503

Mao for Beginners

Author(s): Rius, Friends
Publisher: Writers & Readers, Year: 1993, Size: 79 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 880877

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are really hot items according to Chicago Tribune, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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