Summer 2021 edition


With Simon Spotlight Ready-to-Reads, no matter what level you are—you’re always a star!

The Ready-to-Read leveling system simplifies the process of selecting the right book for new readers. Our “Star” levels are child- and parent-friendly and easy to understand. They were created to encourage kids to read and succeed!

Stellar Starter!

  • Sight words
  • Word families
  • Rhythm, rhyme, and repetition


Pre-Level One:
Rising Star Reader!

  • Shared reading
  • Familiar characters
  • Simple words


Level One:
Star Reader!

  • Easy sight words and words to sound out
  • Simple plot and dialogue
  • Familiar topics and themes


Level Two:
Superstar Reader!

  • Longer sentences
  • Simple chapters
  • High-interest vocabulary words


Level Three:
Megastar Reader!

  • Larger, more complex story plot and character development
  • Challenging vocabulary words
  • More difficult sentence structure