Tom & Becky Dean, Senior Executive Team Leaders with PaperPie
(218) 744-2136
(218) 744-2136

Book Fair

Your organization earns 50% of the sales in FREE books or up to 20% in CASH!

Select Your Book Fair to Give Them Credit!

New Beginnings Preschool – Charleston Baptist TemplePope Valley Union Elementary School DistrictFairview Range Hibbing HospitalOr, choose a different event… SHOP NOW


Before checking out, ensure that your organization is  listed at the top – with Becky Dean listed as the Rep. Thanks.

If you are not familiar with Usborne books & Kane Miller books, they are educational books designed to make reading FUN! Keep reading below for videos and more info.

Personal Service

Hi, I’m Becky Dean and I have been with PaperPie (formerly known as Usborne Books & More) for 28+ years. As a mom of four and now a grandma of eight, I have seen/read most of the Usborne and Kane Miller titles. Please reach out with any questions. It is my pleasure to serve you.


Or, call Becky at: (218) 404-0599

Browse through a “Flippable” Online Catalog

Our money-saving collections are at the beginning of the catalog. Following, Usborne books are featured in the catalog first – loosely grouped by ages. The last half of the catalog will be Kane Miller chapter books and picture books.

Usborne Books & More online catalog

Look for the AR symbol in the flippable catalog.

Many schools use a leveled reading program as part of reading instruction in order to measure comprehension. PaperPie partners with the following companies to provide reading levels for select titles: Lexile – Fountas/Pinnell (FP) -Accelerated Reader (AR)

PaperPie also provides Publication Dates and Library of Congress Control Numbers (LCCNs) as a resource for students, parents, educators, and librarians.

Put the FUN in Reading!

There are many FUN books to choose from…

Activity Cards – pick a card, a boredom cure

Gift Books – keyboard, sound books and more

Hobby Books – embroidery, chess, magic, and more

Magic Painting – add water for a fun painting activity

Jigsaw Puzzles – 9 to 300 piece puzzles with a book

Sticker Books – some are repositionable/resusable

Coloring Books – relaxing for adults, too!

Shine-a-Light Books – shine a light behind pages

PaperPieStories Made for Sharing

Chapter Books

Summaries, reviews and inside pages of select Kane Miller and Usborne chapter books in age order…


Usborne Encyclopedias Overview…

Do you remember sitting at home reading from the encyclopedia set when you were growing up? Encyclopedias cannot be checked out from the public library so having them in your home can help open the world to your children.

Usborne has several different encyclopedias and reference books. Watch the video for a brief overview of their features and differences.

My First Reading Library

Phonics Based

The Usborne My First Reading Library is a fun and interactive phonics based program that teaches every sound in the English language in a systematic and logical order. Use to teach your child how to read, as well as to help children who are struggling with reading. By learning phonics, children are able to decode and read longer words.

My First Reading Library Info

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