Help & Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blue Wave Classroom?

Blue Wave Classroom is Enslow Publishers’ paperback book initiative for elementary grades, middle/high school students, and pre-K programs. Its goal is to address developmental reading and subject content needs. Our paperbacks are typically found in classroom libraries, supplemental classroom materials collections, and library media centers.

Tell me a little bit about Enslow Publishers

Enslow Publishers is a pre-K to grade 12 nonfiction book publisher. The New Jersey-based firm has been in business since 1976. It is best known for producing high-quality books for classroom libraries, school libraries, and public libraries throughout the United States and selected international markets. Your school’s library media specialist is probably familiar with our series and titles.

What subjects do Blue Wave Classroom books include?

Blue Wave Classroom books for pre-K and elementary grades include content-rich subject areas in language arts, the sciences, social studies, mathematics, and character education. Books for middle and high school students focus on high-interest topics, such as contemporary biography and popular sports.

Are Blue Wave Classroom books correlated to state and national curricular standards?

Yes! Blue Wave Classroom offers curriculum correlations for all fifty states and the District of Columbia. Visit for up-to-date correlation information for your area.

Are Blue Wave Classroom books leveled?

Yes! Blue Wave Classroom books are leveled in a variety of ways: (a) Guided Reading Levels (b) series Lexile levels (c) AR levels. See our catalog at for a conveniant reading level chart.

Can I obtain AR quizzes from Blue Wave Classroom!

Yes! You can order AR quizzes when you place your order directly with Enslow Publishers, or with your Blue Wave Classroom sales representative.

Are teacher’s guides available?

Yes! Free, brief teacher’s guides are available for most Blue Wave Classroom titles. They include subject background information, activities for each curricular area, handout ideas, a reproducible handout, and for selected series, a post-reading assessment tool is included.

Can I order labels and other processing for Blue Wave Classroom books?

Yes! Contact Enslow Publishers’ Customer Service team for details. They can be reached via e-mail at, or by phone at 800.398.2504, x.330. You can also order processing during the checkout process on this website.

Can I order Blue Wave Classroom books online?

Yes! You can order Blue Wave Classroom books on this website. The shopping cart accommodates most kinds of ordering needs, including purchase orders.

Can I order Blue Wave Classroom books over the phone?

Yes! The Blue Wave Classroom team’s phone number is 800.398.2504, x. 330.

Can I fax an order to Blue Wave Classroom?

Our fax number is 908.771.0925. Make sure you put a contact name, phone number, and e-mail address on the fax cover sheet. And we can fax or e-mail you an order form, if you need one for your order. Or you can print a form from our eCatalog at

Do you accept purchase orders?

Yes! We accept purchase orders approved and signed by an appropriate school or district administrator. These orders must be sent via postal mail or fax. We also accept PDF formatted versions of authorized, signed purchase orders sent via e-mail. The e-mail must include a contact phone number and e-mail address.

Do you accept credit card payments or payments by check?

Yes! Enslow Publishers accepts major credit cards for payment. We also accept payment by personal or institutional check.

Can I return books?

Enslow Publishers does not accept paperback book returns.

Who can I contact for further information?

You’re welcome to contact the Blue Wave Classroom team 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, EST. Our customer service number is 800.398.2504, x .330. The team’s e-mail address is You may also call the Classroom Sales Manager, Tim Hoey, with questions or concerns, at any time. His number is 800.398.2504, x.311; his e-mail address is .

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Common Core State Standards

Our books are correlated for the Common Core State Standards as well as the individual states, including the District of Columbia.
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Interest Levels

  • Preschool series address early education needs of young readers
  • Elementary series cover content areas in science, language arts, math, health/physical education, and the arts
  • Middle/High School series focus on language arts topics of high interest, especially for struggling learners

Reading Levels

  • Guided Reading Levels
  • Series Lexile Levels
  • Accelerated Reading Levels