What Scholastic Sells in its "Book" Clubs

CCFC reviewed every item listed in Scholastic’s 2008 monthly fliers for its Lucky and Arrow book clubs. Items were classified as books, books sold with other products, and non-books.

In Scholastic’s Lucky Book Club (for grades 2-3), 14% of the 910 items sold during 2008 were not books and an additional 20% of the items were books packaged with other products. In Scholastic’s Arrow Book Club (for grades 4-6), 14% of the 926 items were not books and an additional 18% of the items were books packaged with other products. Combined, 14% of the 1,836 items were not books and an additional 19% of the items were books packaged with other products.

Below is a list of non-books and books sold with products in each book club by in January 2008. Click here for a PDF list of all non-books and books sold with products for all 12 months in 2008. Book Club fliers are available by request contacting us.

January 2008

Lucky

Books w/ Product

  • 50 States Quarters Collector's Kit (w/ coin display case)
  • Beast Quest Pack (w/ pendant)
  • Friends4Ever Pack (w/ 2 necklaces)
  • Hannah Montana Pop Star Passbook (w/ guitar pick necklace)
  • American Idol: The Journey to Stardom (w/ autographed poster)
  • TXT Tricks (w/ cell phone stand, cell phone stickers)
  • Animal Ark Corgi Pack (w/ bracelet)
  • It's Happy Bunny Pack (w/ Happy Bunny key chain)
  • SpongeBob Pirates Pack (SpongeBob key chain)
  • Nintendo Greatest Heroes and Foes Create and Trace Pack (w/ pencils)
  • How to Draw and Paint Fantastic Dragons and Other Fantasy Creatures (w/ paint, brushes, pencil, pad, eraser)
  • Naruto Collector 4 (w/ trading card)
  • The Dog New You for the New Year Pack (w/ wristband)
  • Telescope Kit (w/ telescope, lenses, tripod)
  • Simply Guitar (w/ DVD)
  • Draw the Marvel Heroes (w/ pencil, eraser, markers)
  • Bionicle Legends Boxed Set (w/ BIONICLE mask for action figure)
  • Avatar Trivia Pack (w/ dog tag)
  • 4Friends Club (pen, electronic picture frame, pillowcase book sleeve)
  • Undersea University (w/ cards, bracelet, kit)

Non-Books

  • American Idol Event Planner
  • Horses in Action! A Poster Book
  • Denim Diary (diary, pen, lock, keys)
  • Electronic Organizer with Flashing Message
  • Night Sky Planetarium Kit (assembly kit, star chart)
  • I SPY Fun House Nintendo DS (Video Game)
  • Bratz: Fashion Designer (sticker sheet, pens, pencils, sharpener, eraser, ruler w/ stencils)
  • Snow Kitten Stationary Box (stamper, envelopes, stationary paper, address book, feather pen, stickers)
  • Scooby-Doo! Case File #3: Frights! Camera! Mystery! (CD-ROM)
  • Voice Disguiser (electronic voice disguiser)
  • Hollywood Pets (CD-ROM)
  • Littlest Pet Shop: My Charming Journal (w/ necklace)
  • Scratch It!  Dragons and Mythical Creatures (stylus, scratch paper, envelopes)
  • High School Musical 2 Soundtrack
  • Remote Control Car
  • Backpack Alarm Kit

Arrow

Books w/ Product

  • 50 States Quarters Collector's Kit (w/ coin display case)
  • Beast Quest Pack (w/ pendant)
  • Friends4Ever Pack (w/ 2 necklaces)
  • Hannah Montana Pop Star Passbook (w/ guitar pick necklace)
  • American Idol: The Journey to Stardom (w/ autographed poster)
  • TXT Tricks (w/ cell phone stand, cell phone stickers)
  • Animal Ark Corgi Pack (w/ bracelet)
  • It's Happy Bunny Pack (w/ Happy Bunny key chain)
  • SpongeBob Pirates Pack (SpongeBob key chain)
  • Nintendo Greatest Heroes and Foes Create and Trace Pack (w/ pencils)
  • How to Draw and Paint Fantastic Dragons and Other Fantasy Creatures (w/ paint, brushes, pencil, pad, eraser)
  • Naruto Collector 4 (w/ trading card)
  • The Dog New You for the New Year Pack (w/ wristband)
  • Telescope Kit (w/ telescope, lenses, tripod)
  • Simply Guitar (w/ DVD)
  • Draw the Marvel Heroes (w/ pencil, eraser, markers)
  • Bionicle Legends Boxed Set (w/ BIONICLE mask for action figure)
  • Avatar Trivia Pack (w/ dog tag)
  • 4Friends Club (pen, electronic picture frame, pillowcase book sleeve)
  • Undersea University (w/ cards, bracelet, kit)

Non-Books

  • High School Musical 2 Soundtrack
  • Spy Tunes Listening Device
  • Paint the Wind Audio (Audio CDs)
  • Labworks Amazing Rocks and Minerals (rock samples, compass, pipette, magnifying glass)
  • Electronic Organizer with Virtual Pet
  • Scratch It! (w/ scratch cards, stylus)
  • Kitty Skull & Crossbones Secret Diary (w/ keys and lock)
  • Mindsolver 25 Questions (electronic key chain game)
  • Police Sketch Artist (sketchpad, punch-out facial features, paper)
  • Spy Tunes Listening Device
  • Deluxe Electronics Lab (electrical wires and components assembly kit)
  • Thrillville PS2 (Video Game)
  • Pet Luv: Spa and Resort Tycoon (CD-ROM)
  • Hidden Expedition Everest (CD-ROM)
  • Make Your Own Jewelry Kit (w/ pliers, beads, charms, wire, clasp)
  • Littlest Pet Shop Trading Cards Volume 2
  • Mindsolver 25 Questions (electronic key chain game)
  • Concept Cars Poster Book
 

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