Common Core Collection

Books organized on iTunes that are useful


Blue Stem List of 2011-2012

TitleAuthor DRALexilePriceNon-FictionNotesLink
Nat Geo Readers: PandasAnne Schreiber243.99XFor beginning readers (other books in the series, Dolphins, Safari)
Ivy and BeanAnnie Barrows24510L9.99Girly, this is the first in a series
How to Steal a DogBarbara O'Connor700L6.99Interest Level 3-5; GLE 4.4
The World According to HumphreyBetty G. Birney38670L5.99Bev recom'd GLE 3.6
Mouse & the Motorcycle TheBeverly Cleary34860L5.99
Dear Mr. HenshawBeverly Cleary40910L$5.99
Stories Julian Tells TheCameron & Strugnell30520L4.99
Being Teddy RooseveltClaudia Mills9.99
The JacketClements640L5.99
Amber Brown Sees RedDanziger30/34680L4.99
Cam Jansen: The Chocolate Fudge Mystery #14David A. Adler20560L3.99
Where I LiveEileen Spinelli13.99Story Written in Poetry
Year of the DogGrace Lin44690L1.99Great Reviews
Pizza, Pigs and PoetryJack Z Prelutsky5.99XIdeas for writing Poetry
Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of MysteryJames Howe40710L5.99GLE 4.9 Interest Level 3-6
Dodger and MeJordan Sonneblick6.99
The Indian in the CupboardLynne Reid Banks40780L$6.99A young man receives two presents that will change his life.
Magic Tree House #47: Abe Lincoln at Last!Mary Pope Osborne9.99XThere are 54 Magic Tree House books in iBooks!
Sisters Grimm: The Fairy-Tale DetectivesMichael Buckley40840L6.99Bev recom'd
Tarantula Scientist TheMontgomery/Bishop605.99X
Flat Stanley, His Original AdventureParmintuan & Brown24640L.99
A Year Down YonderPeck50610L6.99
Faith, Hope and Ivy JunePhyllis Naylor6.99
There’s a Boy in the Girl’s BathroomSachar40490L6.99
Silly Zoo Animal Jokes & RiddlesSeymour /Simon.99Read Aloud Edition with Highlighting
Why do Puppies Do That?Seymour Simon4.99XInteractive Read-Aloud Edition
Kenny & the DragonTony Diterizizzi9.99Interest Level, GR 4-7
Shredderman: Secret IdentityWendelin Van Draanen40520L6.99GLE 4.7There are 4 volumes.
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