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Novel Series for Reluctant and Struggling Readers

Engaging realistic fiction for struggling readers in Grades 4-12

High interest-low vocabulary novels for students elementary grades

Exciting stories of teenage heroes in extraordinary situations

High interest/low vocabulary novels geared to reluctant readers in high school

Dragons, heroes and shapeshifters are featured in these hi-lo fantasy novels.

Two kids solve mysteries all year long in these novels for struggling readers in Grades 4-8.

What Teachers are Saying about HIP Books

  • I spied the HIP Books at Reading For the Love of It and my heart soared! Paul Kropp and all of those great HIP Book authors kept so many of my kids reading over the years. If someone read one of the books, they went on to read all of the books -- and we had quite a collection! I recommend these high interest, low vocab books. Quality reads.

    Cathy Baker, Success Coach, Retired Teacher/Librarian

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