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We provide free resources for use in group settings, book clubs, libraries, and classrooms that spark productive discussion, teach valuable lessons, and inspire a love of reading. Below, you will find our most popular book resources in a downloadable PDF format.
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Featured Guides - Kids/YA
Except Antarctica by Todd Sturgell
When a David Attenborough-esque narrator explains that turtles are found everywhere except Antarctica, one determined turtle sets out to prove him wrong.
Except Antarctica Educator Guide for Grades K, 1, 2, and 3.
Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna by Alda P. Dobbs
A tale of one family’s perilous journey to cross the U.S. border during the Mexican Revolution that is every bit as relevant and heartbreaking today.
Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna Discussion Guide, Educator Guide & Educator Guide (Spanish) for Grades 3-6.
Featured Guides - Adult
The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardsom
Inspired by the true blue-skinned people of Kentucky and the brave and dedicated Kentucky Pack Horse library service of the 1930s, The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek is a story of raw courage, fierce strength, and one woman's belief that books can carry us anywhere—even back home.
The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes by Xio Axelrod
Her name’s Antonia “Toni” Bennette (yeah, she’s heard all the jokes before) and she’s not a rock star. Neither are the Lillys—not yet. But the difference between being famous and being almost famous can be a single wrong note…or the start of something that’ll change your life forever.
Footnotes by Caseen Gaines
Author and pop culture expert Caseen Gaines leads readers through the glitz and glamour of New York City during the Roaring Twenties to reveal the revolutionary impact one show had on generations of Americans, and how its legacy continues to resonate today.