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Usborne Books & More – Online Book Fair

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Your school earns 50% of the sales in FREE BOOKS or up to 20% in CASH!

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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.

EICAP Head Start

Blackfoot, ID

Head Start

Epiphany Catholic School

Coon Rapids, MN

Epiphany Catholic School

Charity Book Fair

Eveleth, MN

Charity Book Fair

Message from UBAM Rep

A VIRTUAL book fair does not mean you have to forgo customer service!

Hi, I’m Becky Dean and I have been with Usborne Books & More for 27 years. As a mom of four and now a grandma of seven, I have seen/read most of the Usborne Books & More titles. Please reach out with any questions. It is my pleasure to serve you.

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. Usborne Books & More partners with the following companies to provide reading levels for select titles: Lexile – Fountas/Pinnell (FP) -Accelerated Reader (AR)

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

Spreadsheet of Usborne Books & More AR TITLES

Put the FUN in Reading!

Usborne Books & More has many FUN books to choose from…

Activity Cards & Flashcards – pick a card when kids are bored

Novelty Books – keyboard, xylophone, sound books and more

Hobby Books – embroidery, chess, magic, gardening and more

Magic Painting – just add water for a fun painting activity

Jigsaw Puzzles – 9 to 300 piece puzzles – all include a book

Sticker Books – most of these are repositionable/resusable

Coloring Books – wonderful stress relievers for adults, too!

Shine-a-Light Books – read with a flashlight for pictures to appear

Chapter Books from Usborne Books & More

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.


Books Featuring Diversity

Usborne books and Kane Miller books strive to create and procure well-written books featuring diversity as a part of our collection. This video highlights three ways why diversity in children’s books is so important and how it can make a difference in children’s lives and the lives of others…

1) representation 2) empathy and 3) conversation/discussion starters…

“Making a Difference with Diversity” titles mentioned…
Babies Come From Airports – Extraordinary Lives – Axel and Beast series – Bethany Sings Out, Shine Series – Dr. Maggie’s Grand Tour of the Solar System – Boy – Bully on the Bus – Jessica’s Box – All About Friends – Here and There – Home Sweet Home – Grandma’s/Grandpa’s Favorite – Polly and Buster series

Other recommended titles…
All About Feelings, Can I Join Your Club?, Red, Red, Red, Tale of Two Beasts, Keeping Things Going, Keeping Things Healthy, Patty Mills series, Anna Hibiscus series, Very First Questions & Answers series, Lightening Girl series, The Biggest Story, Lenny and Wilbur, Luna Loves Library Day, Luna Loves Art, Pink Lion, Room on Our Rock, Do Nice Be Kind Spread Happy, What a Wonderful Word, The Climbers… and many more!

My First Reading Library

interactive, Phonics Based Reading Program

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

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