You can do something now to help your kids improve their reading skills


Many students who struggle with reading simply need to spend more time reading. They need books they can read easily. They also need stories they can connect with and characters they can care about.


Finding Forward Books publishes high-interest novels for reluctant and struggling teen readers. The books have compelling stories, short sentences, and easy vocabulary to hook students into reading.


The novels are classroom-appropriate and printed in a font that's easier to read for students who are dyslexic. Lexile measures range from 390 to 540.

They have hopeful messages about overcoming real-life problems to inspire students and help them develop positive attitudes about themselves.

Order the books from AmazonBarnes and Noble, Walmart, independent bookstores, and suppliers such as Express Booksellers, Ingram, and Mackin.