This post has links to the free book companions for emergent through advanced readers from kindergarten to about grade six. Most are free instant downloads. Some items are in the free eMember area which is free to join at this link. Just select the “free” radio button to have the payment options disappear.

Are you using a leveled book reading program? This post has a way to disguise the levels for a more non-competitive literacy program.

Book Companions and Novel Units A to Z

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 A Different Pond



Alex-Asks-About-Aunties-Airplane-DayAlex Asks About Auntie’s Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story

Aloha for Carol Ann

Antler, Bear, Canoe: A Northwoods Alphabet

Arthur’s First Sleepover


Arthur’s TV Trouble 


Arthur Meets the President


Arthur’s Thanksgiving

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Baby Board Books in Baskets


Baby Whale’s Journey


Barefoot Book of Children


Beaver at Long Pond

Bee-Bim-Bop-by-Linda-Sue-ParkBee-bim Bop! Berenstain-Bears-Much-Junk-Food

Berenstain Bears (Found Poetry Lesson)


 The Big Wave

Big-Words-for-Little-People  Big Words for Little People  BlucyBlucy 
Bonny’s Big DayBonny’s Big Day Brave-A-Mothers-Love R blend words Brave: A Mother’s Love Breadwinner

The Breadwinner

Bug and BooBug and Boo  Buzz-About-Insects-READER-SCIENCEBuzz: A Book About Insects
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Young Cam Jansen and the Dinosaur Game

Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Gold Coins

The Case of the Missing Museum Archives Case of the Missing Museum Archives The Case of the Portrait VandalCase of the Portrait Vandal
Charlie-Anderson-Barbara-AbercrombieCharlie Anderson The Colors of UsThe Colors of Us by Katz Commander-ToadCommander Toad and the Big Black Hole
Corduroy-by-Don-FreemanCorduroy Countdown to KindergartenCountdown to Kindergarten    
Cranberries RevealedCranberries Revealed Creatures of Earth, Sea, and Sky Creatures of the Earth, Sea, and Sky

 Curious George Plays Baseball and Takes a Job

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Double-the-Ducks-math-storyDouble the Ducks Math Start Book Drummer HoffDrummer Hoff

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88 Pounds of Tomatoes by Cindy Neuschwander 88 Pounds of Tomatoes The Elephant’s Child The Elephant’s Child Escape-of-Marvin-the-Ape The Escape of Marvin the Ape
escape-from-the-forbidden-planet-by-Julie-Anne-GrassoEscape from the Forbidden Planet
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Face The Music Face the Music Victoria Torres Faux Paw Freebie One freebies-for-Faux-Paw-book-by-Julia-DweckFaux Paw Freebie Two
freebies-for-Faux-Paw-book-by-Julia-DweckFaux Paw Freebie Three Pajama DayFancy Nancy: Pajama Day bonjour-butterfly-jane-oconnorFancy Nancy Bonjour Butterfly
The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, by Dr. Seuss

500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins 

The First Four YearsThe First Four Years Five Little Monkeys Bake a Birthday CakeFive Little Monkeys
 fun-and-fractured-nursery-rhymes (Fractured) Nursery Rhymes 
Frankie and the High Seas HeistFrankie and the High Seas Heist Frankie-Dupont-Festival-Fiasco-Mystery-ebook

Frankie Dupont and the Lemon Festival Fiasco


Frankie Dupont and the Mystery of Enderby Manor

Freebie One

Freebie Two


Frankie Dupont and the Science Fair Sabotage

Frog and Toad All YearFrog and Toad All Year
Froggy Builds a Tree HouseFroggy Builds a Tree House   Froggy Goes to Hawaii Froggy Goes to Hawaii 1 + 1 =5  Fun Addition Riddles for 1+1=5 and Other Unlikely Additions
fuzzy-wuzzy-book-by-Theodore-Jerome-CohenFuzzy Wuzzy
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The Greedy Triangle The Greedy Triangle Guinevere: On the Eve Of LegendGuinevere: On the Eve Of Legend Guinevere At the Dawn of LegendGuinevere: at the Dawn of Legend
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Harry-and-the-Hot-Lava-by-Chris-RobertsonHarry and the Hot Lava Hairy, Scary, Ordinary Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What is an Adjective?  Henry and Mudge First BookHenry and Mudge, the First Book
Henry-and-Mudge-and-the-Forever-SeaHenry and Mudge and the Forever Sea
Henry and Mudge Big TestHenry and Mudge Take the Big Test Henry Builds a Cabin  Henry Builds a Cabin
History’s WitchesHistory’s Witches (not) How-Learned-Geography-Uri-ShulevitzHow I Learned Geography How to Coach Girls

How to Coach Girls

Hummingbirds by ZoobooksHummingbird  Zoobook Humpfree-the-Humpless-CameHumpfree the Humpless Camel Hurry HurryHurry Hurry by Eve Bunting
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 I Know How to Bonjour I Know How to Bonjour  I Like the MusicI Like the Music 
I Am New Here  I’m New Here The Itsy Bitsy SpiderItsy Bitsy Spider I Went Walking

I Went Walking

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Jane and the Magician Jane and the Magician  Jasmine Toguchi Mochi QueenJasmine Toguchi Mochi Queen
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Karmack-J-C-Whyte-free-literature-unitKarmack Katie Woo and FriendsKatie Woo and Friends 101 Kid’s Activities that are the Bestest, Funnest Ever! Kid’s Activities that are the Bestest, Funnest Ever!  
Kids’ Poems Teaching Second Graders to Love Writing PoetryKids’ Poems:  Teaching Second Graders to Love Writing Poetry The King’s RansomThe King’s Ransom Kindergarten DiaryKindergarten Diary
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Length by Henry PluckroseLength
Little Bear’s FriendLittle Bear’s Friend Long Night Moon Long Night Moon Looking for a Moose Looking for a Moose
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Magic Books & Paper ToysMagic Books and Paper Toys Mary-Had-a-Sleepy-Sheep-by-Julia-DweckMary Had a Sleepy Sheep Matilda Bone Matilda Bone
Meadowlands, A Wetlands Survival StoryMeadowlands: A Wetlands Survival Story  Minnie and Moo Save the Earth

 Minnie and Moo Save the Earth

Minnie and Moo Go to the MoonMinnie and Moo Go to the Moon
Missing-Mitten-Mystery-Steven-KelloggThe Missing Mitten Mystery The Mitten The Mitten  
The MoorchildThe Moorchild My-Visit-to-the-Dinosaurs

My Visit to the Dinosaurs

My-Yellow-Balloon-by-Chris-RobertsonMy Yellow Umbrella
Mystery at the Christmas Market Mystery at the Christmas Market Mystery of the Ballerina GhostMystery of the Ballerina Ghost Mystery of the Secret RoomMystery of the Secret Room
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Night Cat Night Cat
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O Canada book O Canada free-one-room-schoolhouse-emergent-reader-PDF

One Room Schoolhouse Emergent Reader  Free PDF

One Two TreeOne! Two! Tree! 
 OPEN WIDE Tooth School InsideOpen Wide Tooth School Inside Orange-January-Dianna-Hutts-AstonAn Orange in January Our First Pony book Our First Pony
Owen & Mzee: The True Story of a Remarkable FriendshipOwen and Mzee
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Pattern Fish

Pepe-Builds-a-NestPepe Builds a Nest
Pierre: A Cautionary Tale in Five Chapters and a ProloguePierre: A Cautionary Tale in Five Chapters and a Prologue 
Pirate-Boy-Eve-BuntingPirate Boy
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Quack and CountQuack and Count 
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Rachel’s Day in the Garden 


 Rainbow Crow

Return-Cardamom-Adventures-Caramel-BookReturn to Cardamom
Rufus-Finds-a-Home-by-T-CohenRufus Finds a Home Runaway-Bunny-Book-Free-Instant-Educational-Download (2)

The Runaway Bunny

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Scarecrow Scarecrow Seven Blind MiceSeven Blind Mice Single-Shard-Linda-Sue-ParkSingle Shard
Shadow-of-AtlantisShadow of Atlantis  The Shakespeare StealerShakespeare Stealer The Silly Story of Goldie Locks and the Three SquaresThe Silly Story of Goldie Locks and the Three Squares
photo, cover, The Singing Snake by Stefan Czernecki Singing Snake
Sir Cumference & the Dragon of PiSir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi
sir cumference great knightSir Cumference and the Great Knight of Angleland
The Sea House As Slippery as an Eel: An Ocean Unit Exploring Simile and Metaphor S-M-R-T-S-Danger-Melinda-Metz

S.M.A.R.T.S and the 3-D Danger

The Spy on Third BaseSpy on Third Base 
Stars Beneath Your Bed Stars Beneath Your Feet Stellaluna-25th-Anniversary-Janell-CannonStellaluna
Strega NonaStrega Nona color page, sequencing work page and answer key PDF Strega Nona



Sweet Clara and the Freedom QuiltSweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt Free Discussion Questions
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Ten-Little-Turtles Ten Little Turtles This is RomeThis is Rome Three Billy Goats Gruff Three Billy Goats Gruff
Three by the SeaThree by the Sea The 3 Little DassiesThe Three Little Dassies by J Brett  4 Little Pigs  Three Little Pigs 
Tough-Boris-Mem-FoxTough Boris Tracks-Wild-Fesler-Lampert-Minnesota-HeritageTracks in the Wild The Train They Call the City of New OrleansThe Train They Call The City of New Orleans 
Tutankhamen SpeaksTutankhamen Speaks Twilight HuntTwilight Hunt
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Umbrella Umbrella The Umbrella The Umbrella 
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Volcanoes and EarthquakesVolcanoes and Earthquakes 
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Wait Till the Moon Is Full Wait Until the Moon is Full Wallie-Exercises-Steve-EttingerWallie Exercises We-Are-Bears-by-Molly-Grooms, photo We Are Bears
White Owl, Barn OwlWhite Owl, Barn Owl Why Don’t You Get a Horse, Sam AdamsWhy Don’t You Get a Horse, Sam Adams?
Winter is the Warmest SeasonWinter is the Warmest Season 
What’s Up with that Cup?What’s Up With that Cup?  when I grow up When I Grow Up  The Whipping Boy The Whipping Boy
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Young Cam Jansen and the Dinosaur Game

Young Cam Jansen and the Dinosaur Game  

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Zack’s Alligator Zack’s Alligator

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