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Meet Jeff Stone, author of Phoenix

Jeff Stone lives in the Midwest with his wife and two children and practices the martial arts daily.

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Shana Corey
I was born in Savannah, Georgia, and grew up mostly in Charlotte, North Carolina. After college I moved to New York and became a children's book editor. I’ve always loved to read and as an editor, I’m surrounded by wonderful books all day so it’s hard not to be inspired.
When I was little, my favorite books were about the olden-days: Little House on the Prairie, Maud Hart Lovelace's Betsy-Tacy books, The Little Princess, and All-of-a-Kind Family. I used to check these books out over and over again from the library-I already had them memorized but I just liked knowing... Read More


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James Goes Buzz Buzz (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry and Shana Corey
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

James is a very busy and very splendid red engine with many important things to do. He has no time to be bothered by small insignificant bees. But when a buzzing swarm find James’s warm boiler a cozy place to sit, James is driven completely buggy. What is an important engine... Read More
 





Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Written by Shana Corey
Illustrated by James Bernardin
eBook

Reading on your own

This is the story of a skinny little boy with a funny name and how he became part of America’s history.

In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he... Read More
 





Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Written by Shana Corey
Hardcover Library Binding

Reading on your own

This is the story of a skinny little boy with a funny name and how he became part of America’s history.

In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he... Read More
 





Barack Obama: Out of Many, One
Written by Shana Corey
Trade Paperback

Reading on your own

This is the story of a skinny little boy with a funny name and how he became part of America’s history.

In very clear and accessible language, newly independent readers can learn how the lessons and love of Obama’s mother and grandparents shaped him; how the places he... Read More
 





Boats
Written by Shana Corey
Illustrated by Mike Reed
Trade Paperback

There are big boats, small boats, old boats, and new boats--all kinds of boats. The youngest of readers will enjoy this fun, rhyming Early Step into Reading book filled with boats. Read More
 





Monster Parade
Written by Shana Corey
Illustrated by Will Terry
Trade Paperback

Halloween is here! It’s time for all the neighborhood children to put on their costumes, march in a Halloween parade, have fun at a party, and head out for some trick-or-treating. This exuberantly rhymed celebration of Halloween includes two sheets of stickers. Read More
 





Stuck in the Mud (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Shana Corey
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Based on the new Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Hero of the Rails, this Step 1 leveled reader will introduce children to reading—and the exciting world of Thomas and his friends! Read More
 

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