Extraordinary Reads for $5 or Less

These books are an affordable way to build your home library and help your child discover new favorites to read.
May 05, 2021

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Extraordinary Reads for $5 or Less

May 05, 2021

You now have the chance to grow your child's home library with fresh titles that will foster their love of reading, but won't break the bank! Stock up and budget your bookshelf with these books for $5 and under.

Find beloved, bestselling series like Pete the Cat, The Black Lagoon, and I Survived. Or simply get little ones reading about the things they love — like unicorns, Peppa Pig, and LEGO! There are also plenty of picks that teach valuable lessons in kindness and growing up.

Shop extraordinary reads for $5 or less for every age below! You can find all books and activities at The Scholastic Store

Preschool

Early Elementary

Upper Elementary

Middle School

Toddlers
Literacy
Reading Comprehension
Book Lists
Phonics
Friendship
Manners
Book Lists
Fine Motor Skills
Age 9
Age 8
Age 7
Age 6
Age 5
Age 4
Age 3
Age 2
Age 14
Age 13
Age 10
Age 12
Age 11
Courage, Bravery, Heroism
Slavery, Underground Railroad, Abolition
Zoo Animals
Alphabet Recognition
Dogs
Cooperation and Teamwork
Responsibility
Helping Others
Mammals
Trains and Subways
Civil Rights Movement
Science and Technology
World War II
Cause and Effect
Animal Rescue and Adoption
Curiosity
Literacy
Tolerance and Acceptance
Early Reading
Sharing
Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Animals
Equality, Fairness, Justice
Kindness and Compassion