Spotlight on J. Appleseed

Who They Are

J. Appleseed is a co-op of publishers, so instead of getting just one, you get nine! There are 9x as many books to love! Whether you're looking for reinforced library binding, a QR coded eBook, or a combination of both, J. Appleseed has you covered, offering more than 4000 titles with interest and reading levels ranging K through 12. Basically, J. Appleseed has something for everyone!

You may already be familiar with the publishers that are a part of J. Appleseed:

Amicus offers books for elementary aged children that educate, engage, and inspire through both fiction and nonfiction.

Bellwether titles are designed to attract reluctant readers in elementary and middle school through bright graphics and hot topics.

Black Rabbit Books puts out nonfiction titles to fit every reader from elementary school through high school.

Bookstaves includes the imprint 12 Story Library, which focuses on simple, educational lists on a wide variety of subjects.

Jump! produces nonfiction, curriculum-aligned books with bright colors and captivating photography for early readers.

Reference Point consistently puts out well-researched, thought provoking nonfiction titles for middle and high schools.

The Creative Company offers educational, nonfiction books for all interest levels, K-12.

Turtleback Books takes hot titles you know and love and rebinds them with sturdy library binding. These books are built to last.

New! Orca is brand new to J. Appleseed, offering Young Adult fiction that's appealing to all readers from avid to reluctant to struggling.

What's New

Here's a small selection of what's out this season:

Title: Daddy Cuddle

ISBN: 9781681521930

Interest Level: preK-2

eBook Available: No

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Series Title: Engineered by Nature

ISBN: 9781626175853

Interest Level: 3-8

eBook Available: Yes

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Series Title: Strange...But True?

ISBN: 9781680720204

Interest Level: 2-5

eBook Available: Yes

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Series Title: Science Myths Busted

ISBN: 9781632353009

Interest Level: 3-6

eBook Available: Yes

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Series Title: Opposites

ISBN: 9781620317501

Interest Level: preK-1

eBook Available: Yes

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Series Title: Secrets

ISBN: 9781459806689

Interest Level: 8-12

eBook Available: Yes

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