The Acorn books feature easy-to-read text, short-story formats, humour, and full-colour artwork on every page. They’re designed to boost reading confidence and fluency, and to plant a love of reading.
Once your child has mastered Acorn books, they’ll be able to move on to Branches books, which are designed for newly independent readers making the transition to traditional chapter books."
Frog and Dog trilogy belongs to Scholastic's early reader line called Acorn.
Read on about the Crabby trilogy.
Pick a book. Grow a Reader! A set of 3 handy sized paperback books specially designed for young children who are beginning to learn to read on their own.
With comic speech bubbles and full-color artwork throughout, Geisel Award Honoree Jonathan Fenske's early reader series is sure to be a hit with new readers!
These books have been designed for young readers between 4 to 7 helps them gain confidence in reading on their own.
Specially for children learning to read independently, 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!
Each book is also suitable to bring along to pre-school as part of a child's quiet reading time. PS: May even be suitable for 3+ year-olds who are advanced in their reading abilities.
Crabby is NOT happy. Sun is in Crabby's eyes. Salt is in Crabby's teeth. Sand is in Crabby's shell. Plankton tries again and again to cheer Crabby up -- with laugh-out-loud results! Will Crabby ever crack a smile? Or will Crabby always be crabby?
Let's Play, Crabby!
Plankton wants Crabby to play a game. Plankton tries to get Crabby to play Simon Says, Tag, and Hide-and-Seek. But Crabby does NOT want to play with Plankton. Will Plankton give up? Or will Crabby finally play along? With comic speech bubbles and full-color artwork throughout, Geisel Award Honoree Jonathan Fenske's early reader series is sure to be a hit with new readers!
Wake Up, Crabby!
It's bedtime for Plankton and Crabby! Crabby just wants to go to sleep, but Plankton has other ideas. Plankton wants Crabby to take a bath. Plankton wants Crabby to tell a bedtime story. Will Crabby ever get to go to sleep?
Paperback (3 books)