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Persuasive Writing

Persuasive Writing

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Kids Read Now 30-Second Program Introduction

Kids Read Now has an innovative approach to eliminating the summer reading slide for K-3 students. Our award winning program is scientifically proven by independent research. Your students can come…

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Mice Twice read by Ty Burrell

Mice Twice is written and illustrated by Joseph Low and read by Ty Burrell. Cat and Miss Mouse become involved in a round of uneasy hospitality when Miss Mouse accepts Cat’s dinner invitation.…

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Rent Party Jazz read by Viola Davis

Rent Party Jazz is written by William Miller, illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb and read by Viola Davis. This story is set in New Orleans in the 1930s. Sonny and his mother are scraping by to pay…

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Please Please the Bees read by Rashida Jones

Please Please the Bees is written and illustrated by Gerald Kelley and read by Rashida Jones. Life is sweet for Benedict. Every morning he wakes up to find jars of fresh honey on his back porch. He…

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The House That Jane Built read by Kiernan Shipka

The House That Jane Built is written by Tanya Lee Stone, illustrated by Kathryn Brown and read by Kiernan Shipka. This is the story of Jane Addams, the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace…

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Brave Irene read by Al Gore

Brave Irene is written and illustrated by William Steig and read by Al Gore. Plucky Irene, a dressmaker's daughter, braves a fierce snowstorm to deliver a new gown to the duchess in time for the…

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The Tooth read by Annette Bening

The Tooth is written by Avi Slodovnick, illustrated by Manon Gauthier and read by Annette Bening. Marissa loves candy—maybe too much. When she wakes up with a toothache, her mother takes her to…

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Knots on a Counting Rope read by Bonnie Bartlett & William Daniels

Knots on a Counting Rope is written by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault, illustrated by Ted Rand and read by Bonnie Bartlett and William Daniels.The counting rope is a metaphor for the passage of…

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No More Noisy Nights read by Tony Hale

No More Noisy Nights is written by Holly L. Niner, illustrated by Guy Wolek and read by Tony Hale. Who is making so much noise and how will Jackson ever get to sleep? Despite some silly, sleepy…

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The Case of the Missing Carrot Cake read by Wanda Sykes

The Case of the Missing Carrot Cake is written by Robin Newman, illustrated by Deborah Zemke and read by Wanda Sykes. When crime happens, especially when food goes missing on Ed’s farm, Wilcox…

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit read by Rose Byrne

The Tale of Peter Rabbit is written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter and read by Rose Byrne. The quintessential cautionary tale, The Tale of Peter Rabbit warns naughty children about the grave…

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Stellaluna read by Pamela Reed

Stellaluna is written and illustrated by Janell Cannon and read by Pamela Reed. When Stellaluna is separated from her mother before she is old enough to fly, she finds out that not all winged…

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Here Comes the Garbage Barge read by Justin Theroux

Here Comes the Garbage Barge is written by Jonah Winter, illustrated by Red Nose Studio and read by Justin Theroux. Before everyone recycled…there was a town that had 3,168 tons of garbage and…

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The Kissing Hand read by Barbara Bain

The Kissing Hand is written by Audrey Penn, illustrated by Ruth E. Harper and Nancy M. Leak and read by Barbara Bain. School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go. To…

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Catching the Moon read by Kevin Costner and Jillian Estell

Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Baseball Dream is written by Crystal Hubbard, illustrated by Randy DuBurke and read by Kevin Costner and Jillian Estell. If there was anything in…

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