Sitstayread published books

Where Are You, Dozer? (2019)

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Where Are You, Dozer? is an early-reader book fit for children ages 5-8 and used in our second grade program, Tail Blazers. In Where Are You, Dozer?, Dozer is so excited to play hide and seek at the Aquarium but hiding is much harder than he thought! Join Dozer and his aquatic friends, as he learns how sea creatures blend into their environment, while searching for his own perfect hiding place.

This book was made possible because of the generosity from the Perucca Family Foundation. SitStayRead took two second-grade classrooms from partner school Funston Elementary on a field trip to the Shedd Aquarium to learn about marine animals, write stories, and provide the inspiration for this book! Click the link below to read about and see more of this trip!


Not Today, Aliens! (2018)

Not Today, Aliens! is an early-reader book fit for children ages 5-8 and used in our second grade program, Tail Blazers. In Not Today, Aliens!, aliens invade the Art Museum with the intent of stealing the art, and the artwork comes to life. Can Fluffy and her friends stop the aliens from taking all the paintings and statues?

This book was made possible because of the generosity from the Perucca Family Foundation. SitStayRead took two second-grade classrooms from partner school Fuller Elementary on a field trip to the Art Institute of Chicago to learn about art that featured dogs at the museum, write stories, and provide the inspiration for this book! Click the link below to read about and see more of this trip!


Cozy Fan Tooty (2015)

Cozy Fan Tooty is an early-reader book fit for children ages 5-8 and used in our second grade program, Tail Blazers. In Cozy Fan Tooty, students in Mr. Barkely’s class think reading and writing are boring. When Mr. Barkely introduces a magic book and his talking dog, Cozy Fan Tooty, class becomes an adventure! Whatever a student writes in the book and reads out loud comes true! Join Cozy and the students on their adventures through their stories in the magic book to see where they go!

This book was made possible because of the generosity from Flavio Arana and Matthew Kippenhan. Click below to preview and purchase this book!