We’re so excited for the new Acorn and Branches series we have coming next fall! Can’t wait to see the amazing covers? Don’t worry; you don’t have to! Scroll down to see each cover and learn more about our upcoming titles, perfect for beginner and newly independent readers!
Fox Tails #1: The Great Bunk Bed Battle by Tina Kügler (Acorn)
It's time for bed! Fox siblings Fritz and Franny—and their adorable dog, Fred—get up to different bedtime shenanigans across three short stories in this full-color early reader. An imaginative bedtime routine leads the trio through a castle, a volcano, and even the center of the Earth as they debate whose bunk is best. But at the end of it all, these foxes find a way to meet in the middle.
Fairylight Friends #1: A Magic Spark by Jessica Young, Illustrated by Marie Vanderbemden (Acorn)
Ruby, Iris, and Pip have been best friends ever since their first day of fairy school. Ruby loves to make art, Iris loves to fly fast, and Pip loves to grow things. Now, each of them must discover their special fairy power. Fly along with these fairy friends on their magical adventures, as they bake a sparkling cake, zoom across the night sky, and plan a big surprise party.
Pixie Tricks #1: Sprite’s Secret by Tracey West, Illustrated by Xavier Bonet (Branches)
Fourteen fairies have escaped from their world. Now they're causing trouble in our world! It's up to a girl named Violet and a fairy named Sprite to trick them all and send them back home. Who will they trick next? Pix is a fairy who loves to play, but his fun can get out of hand. Now Sprite and Violet have to beat Pix at his own game, or he will never go back to the Otherworld!
Scholastic's early reader line, Acorn, is aimed at children who are learning to read. With easy-to-read text, a short-story format, plenty of humor, and full-color artwork on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and fluency. Acorn books plant a love of reading and help readers grow. Learn more at Acorn here.
Scholastic's early chapter book line Branches, is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Learn more at Branches here.