ABDO Divisions & Imprints

We are proud to offer PreK–12 family-friendly, educational titles and digital resources for the library market. All ABDO products are categorized into five distinctive divisions and are 100% guaranteed.

Abdo Kids, Beginning Reading

Geared toward beginning readers, these PreK–2 nonfiction titles marry simple text
with beautiful, full-bleed photography in large-sized books to develop reading skills.

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  • Abdo Kids Junior — Primary Nonfiction
    GRADES PreK–2
    Titles with clean design, clear photos, and simple sentences for the youngest readers
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    Free Multimedia
    Free access to crafts, games, and videos on abdokids.com with the purchase of Abdo Kids titles

    Read-to-Me eBooks
    Abdo Kids books are also offered as valuable Read-to-Me eBooks, securely hosted on my.abdodigital.com.
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  • Abdo Kids Jumbo — Oversized Primary Nonfiction
    GRADES PreK–2
    Visually appealing titles with huge, full-color images and a large trim size for beginning readers
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    Spanish Titles
    Select Abdo Kids titles are available in Spanish, translated by native speakers
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    Meets Common Core Standards
    Abdo Kids titles help readers develop the critical-thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills they need to be successful

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Abdo Publishing, Nonfiction Titles

Our PreK–12 educational nonfiction titles support a wide range of
state curriculum standards as well as personal interest reading.

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  • Sandcastle — Beginning Nonfiction
    GRADES PreK–3
    Award-winning and innovative titles for beginning readers
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    Super Sandcastle — Oversized Early Nonfiction
    GRADES K–4
    Larger trim size titles with full-spread designs for beginning readers
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    Big Buddy Books — Oversized Elementary Nonfiction
    GRADES 2-5
    Larger trim size titles with popular nonfiction content
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    Buddy Books — Elementary Nonfiction
    GRADES 2-5
    Introductory level titles to high-interest nonfiction content
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    Checkerboard Library — Curriculum-Based Nonfiction
    GRADES 3-6
    In-depth content with a cross-curricular approach
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  • Core Library — Common Core Nonfiction
    GRADES 3-6
    Titles aligned with Common Core State Standards that promote in-depth learning
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    A&D Xtreme — Bold Hi-Lo Nonfiction
    GRADES 3-9
    High-interest content with bold, full-spread photos for reluctant readers
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    SportsZone — Topics in Athletics
    GRADES 2-12
    Sports titles for a range of readers
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    Abdo & Daughters — Middle Grade Nonfiction
    GRADES 5-9
    High-interest and highly-informative titles for research and independent reading
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    Essential Library — Research & Reference
    GRADES 6-12
    100+ page, well-researched historic, scientific, and current event titles
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Magic Wagon, Illustrated Titles

These PreK–8 titles magically blend imagination and information
with original illustrations and story lines.

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  • Looking Glass Library — Picture Books
    GRADES PreK-4
    Original fiction and nonfiction picture books
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    Magic Readers — Leveled Readers
    GRADES K-3
    Leveled reading with photo-realistic illustrations
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    Short Tales — Adapted Stories
    GRADES 1-6
    Adapted myths, classics, fairy tales, and fables
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    Graphic Planet — Graphic Novels
    GRADES 2-10
    Original fiction and nonfiction graphic novels
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  • Calico Kid — Early Chapter Books
    GRADES PreK-3
    Introductory fiction with full-color illustrations
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    Calico — Chapter Books
    GRADES 2-8
    Original fiction with larger type for transitional readers
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    Spellbound — Hi-Lo Chapter Books
    GRADES 4-8
    Original hi-lo fiction with full-color illustrations
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    Spanish Titles
    Select Magic Wagon titles are available in Spanish, translated by native speakers
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Spotlight, Popular Fiction Titles

PreK–8 popular fiction comes to life exclusively in our Spotlight titles!
Your favorite licensed books are adjusted so no artwork or text falls into the gutter.

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  • Beginning Readers — Early Fiction
    GRADES PreK-4
    Fiction for early reading
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    Leveled Readers — Stories for Emerging Readers
    GRADES PreK-4
    Leveled reading in exciting, easy-to-read stories
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    Picture Books — Storytime Favorites
    GRADES PreK-6
    Storytime favorites with large, expressive artwork
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    Marvel Picture Books — Marvel Storytime Favorites
    GRADES PreK-6
    Storytime favorites featuring the most popular Marvel characters
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    Chapter Books — Intermediate Stories
    GRADES K-8
    Popular titles with a wide range of interests for intermediate reading
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  • Classics — Illustrated Literature
    GRADES 3-8
    Classic stories adapted for intermediate reading
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    Graphic Novels — Comic Book Stories
    GRADES 2-12
    Popular comic book stories in reinforced library bound editions
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    Marvel Age — Marvel All-age Comics
    GRADES 2-12
    Reinforced library bound editions featuring the Avengers, the X-Men, and other popular Marvel characters
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    Marvel Illustrated — Marvel Illustrated Literature
    GRADES 2-12
    Classic literary tales with a Marvel twist
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Our innovative digital products provide engaging reading and
learning tools for titles from all of our divisions.

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  • Anywhere eBooks
    An easy-to-navigate, intuitive digital reading experience with a download option
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    Read-to-Me eBooks
    Audio-assisted eBooks titles for emerging readers
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  • Databases
    Information for reading and research presented online
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    Interactive eBooks
    Titles featuring interactive elements, special effects, and narration
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