Stories + Puzzles = Reading Success! Highlights Puzzle Readers offer an innovative approach to learning to read that integrates puzzles and stories to develop motivated, confident readers.
Michelle Portice loves planning and taking trips and is always prepared with anything and everything she can possibly pack. Kit and Kaboodle, her first book series, was inspired by the one time she packed light for a weekend trip to Norway. She lives in Pennsylvania with her husband and daughter. Mitch Mortimer loves traveling. His artwork can be seen in books, apparel, magazines, advertisements and toys. He lives in Wisconsin and is always sure to pack as little as possible when going on wild adventures. Kit and Kaboodle is his first book series.
"These two friends pack for a camping trip then set off on a hike
into the forest. They play games, eat snacks, look at clouds, and
set up their camp. Help them find what they need in their backpacks
by searching for the hidden pictures. What a fun book!" - Melissa
Taylor, Imagination Soup
"Highlights new Puzzle Readers pair the iconic seek and find activities from the publication with new, age-appropriate leveled reader books. The new series offers original stories and engaging puzzles that will get littles excited to read. With two new books for both level one and level two readers, your budding learning will have plenty of content to keep them engaged" -Red Tricycle
"This series is very useful for teaching young readers how to read and to enjoy reading. It is also teaches the young reader how to retell the story, summarize what happened and sequencing. The illustrations are eye catching, colorful and entertaining (searching for specific pictures on each page). The series is on point teaching the children to read and comprehend the text. This is a great way for parents to introduce more complex stories to their young readers." -National Parenting Product Awards
"Highlights Puzzle Readers combines stories with activities like finding the hidden objects in the middle of a story. This raises the level of fun interactivity and brings the reading experience to a whole new level...These books motivate your child to continue to develop their early reading skills...The stories are fun and exciting to both boys and girls, and the pictures are bright and colorful. They are also a great size - not too big and not too small but ideal to take in the car or on a trip. Finally, the price of these books makes them almost impossible to resist." -The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval