Since 1980, Rourke Educational Media has proudly published engaging non-fiction, fiction, and Spanish content that offers the highest quality instructional resources for students’ learning.

 Chapter Books

Rourke chapter books are the perfect next step in a student’s literary journey.

Featuring memorable characters, page-turning adventures, and information-packed back matter, there is a Rourke chapter book for every student to enjoy.


Great for individual, one-on-one, or group reading, Rourke fiction books are easy to incorporate into any reading routine.

With beautifully illustrated stories that include diverse characters and families, these fiction books introduce young readers to relatable topics and inclusive environments.

 Leveled Readers

Rourke’s leveled readers are designed to support multiple levels of literacy within your classroom.

With charming illustrations and simple storylines, leveled readers are perfect for introducing emergent readers to relatable characters and engaging stories.

 Science Readers

Rourke has an amazing selection of science titles to make sure your classroom library has the best content available.

With vibrant photos and interesting topics, these fact-filled books engage young learners while supporting Next Generation Science Standards and STEAM education.

 Social Studies Readers

Rourke’s social studies readers explore a variety of interesting topics about social issues, history, and more.

From real-world examples of social topics that are important to school age children, to more traditional texts about social skills, US cities, and US history, Rourke titles support both State and National Standards.

 High Interest Readers

Rourke’s high interest collection is designed to grab and hold reluctant and struggling readers' attention.

These action-packed titles focus on relevant topics that make reading both fun and interesting. From extreme sports to the world of animals, Rourke has just the right books to keep students coming back for more!