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Nonfiction and Fiction eBooks from Authors
and Illustrators you already Know and Trust



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  • Quality fiction and nonfiction literature
  • Award-winning, name brand authors
  • Unlimited, streaming simultaneous access
  • Search by grade, subject, alphabetic reading level and Lexile®
  • Richly constructed Teacher Support System
  • Read aloud, word highlighting, sticky notes, copy/paste
  • Budget-friendly annual subscription pricing. No hidden fees
  • Dozens of new eBooks added during the academic year at No Additional Cost!

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  • Renewal required
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  • Multi-school discounts
  • First-year customer discount renewals
  • Content correlations to CCSS, F/NF, Lexile, Alphabetic and graded reading levels
  • Teacher resources with every title




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StarWalk Kids Media Digital Collection delivers eBook titles from a wide variety of well-known children’s book authors and illustrators, many that you already know and trust. Each title has been carefully re-created for a true digital reading experience: children can read for themselves, read along at their own pace with professional narration, or simply follow the narration throughout the book for a read-to-me experience.

An institutional subscription to StarWalk Kids Media Digital Collection gives your school or library unlimited, 24/7 simultaneous access to our entire collection of children’s eBooks. Our proprietary, browser-based StarWalk Reader™ works on virtually any Internet-enabled device, including desktop and laptop computers, interactive whiteboards, and tablets. Users can read at school, in the library, on whiteboards, or at home.

We provide robust search capability and support for educators, with books coded by Lexile®, alphabetic level, subject, grade, keywords and applicable Common Core Standards.

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Highlights of our Growing Collection of Quality Authors & Illustrators:


We are proud to work with a significant and growing group of highly respected, award-winning authors and illustrators in children's nonfiction and fiction literature, including:

Seymour Simon
(more than 60 books, including 15 books from his popular SeeMore Readers series, newly updated versions of his planet books, updated editions of two of his reference books: EARTH WORDS: A DICTIONARY OF THE ENVIRONMENT and SPACE WORDS, plus eight new, digital originals).

David Adler
(including both his FOURTH FLOOR TWINS and HOUDINI CLUB MAGIC MYSTERIES series).

Caroline Arnold
(including her ZOO ANIMALS nonfiction series for younger children).

Multiple titles from Diane deGroat including the AMANDA AND APRIL books, two LOLA books, ANIMAL FACT/ANIMAL FABLE (with Seymour Simon), and the popular ANNIE PITTS chapter book series.

Many gorgeous natural history books written and illustrated by the wonderful chronicler of plants and animals of the American Southwest, Jennifer Owings Dewey.

Many books by Johanna Hurwitz, including her popular RIVERSIDE KIDS series, illustrated by Debbie Tilley.

New York Times Notable Book Award Winner Kathryn Lasky photo essays with Christopher Knight, including DAYS OF THE DEAD and SURTSEY: THE NEWEST PLACE ON EARTH (recommended in the Common Core State Standards.)

The classic 10 BEARS IN MY BED by Stan Mack, who pioneered the documentary style of comics with his “Real Life Funnies (Village Voice, Adweek, NY Times).

Several dozen books by Caldecott-winning illustrator Emily Arnold McCully, including her collaborations with Doreen Rappaport.

Multiple books by New York Times bestselling author/illustrator Kevin O’Malley, including the LITTLE BUGGY books.

Ten great Social Studies titles by Doreen Rappaport, including her BE THE JUDGE/BE THE JURY series and titles covering both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars for grades 4-7.

Multiple titles by New York Times bestselling author Susan L. Roth, including an original title with a lovely piano underscore, called LEO STORIES: BOOK ONE.

Nearly a dozen titles by author/illustrator Hudson Talbott, including his outstanding KING ARTHUR series and WE’RE BACK! A DINOSAUR’S STORY, which was adapted into an animated film by Steven Spielberg.

I HAD A ROOSTER, illustrated by Caldecott-Honoree Laura Vaccaro-Seeger. The “narration” is a folk song sung by Pete Seeger.


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