Who we are...
Reading Reading Books, LLC is a publisher of leveled reading books, located in Reading (pronounced "Redding"), Pennsylvania. Thus our name, Reading Reading Books, LLC. Over 150 of our books are included on the Reading Recovery® Council of North America Book List and over 200 of our books are included on The Fountas and Pinnell® Leveled Book List.
What we do...
The books published by Reading Reading Books, LLC are written to promote a young reader's enjoyment of literature... with books they can really read! Each book is carefully developed by an experienced, certified K-12 Reading Specialist, with a concentration in the area of primary literacy. Our books are ideal for a variety of students including: lower level first graders, on level pre-kindergarten and kindergarteners, elementary school children with special needs, and English as a Second Language learners. Our books are so versatile that teachers may use them for reading group instruction or independent reading. They are also perfect for tutors, intervention programs, and home reading.
Reading Reading Books, LLC is also pleased to offer quality books from other publishers, such as several titles from the Oxford Reading Tree series.
Why choose us?
Our books are specifically designed for beginning readers. They are based on topics and events that are important to children. The text is clear and basic, yet very readable. The illustrations and photographs are purposefully direct, encouraging the reader to focus on words and story. Each book also possesses an introduction to the story on the back cover. This brief paragraph is perfect for teachers and parents to read aloud. It's written to generate prior knowledge and pique interest in the story. Also, since Reading Reading Books, LLC is an independent publisher, we are able to offer books at a reasonable cost.
About the Author:
Kris Bonnell is a certified K-12 Reading Specialist with 20 years experience with primary literacy. She has taught first grade, second grade, and Reading Recovery as well as worked as a K-5 Reading Specialist. Kris holds a B.S. from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, a Master’s in the Science of Teaching from S.U.N.Y. Potsdam as well as a Master’s in Reading, Language and Literacy with a Reading Specialist Endorsement from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. Kris lives in suburban Reading, Pennsylvania with her husband and two sons.