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Original Author Resources Enrich Student Experiences

A customer in Charlotte, North Carolina recently let us know that award-winning author Kekla Magoon would be visiting with their middle school students this fall. To support this author visit, we created an original Meet-the-Author Book Reading with Kekla and co-author Ilyasah Shabazz talking about their book, X: A Novel (Candlewick 2016). In this recording, […]






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deborahjiangstein

Original Author Resources Provide Insights

A customer from Eau Claire, Wisconsin recently asked us to create original multimedia resources with author Deborah Jiang-Stein. In this original Meet-the-Author Book Reading Deborah talks about how emotionally challenging it was to write her memoir, Prison Baby (Beacon 2014). Share a Book Reading with students as a way for them to connect to the book and […]

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lauraresau

Recording Provides Author’s Insights

A customer from Charleston, SC recently asked us about available audio resources for The Queen of Water (Random House 2011). In this original Meet-the-Author Book Reading, author Laura Resau talks about her friendship with co-author Maria Virginia Farinango, and their collaboration to write The Queen of Water, which is based on Maria’s personal history. Use […]

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pjgray

Original Resources Extend Author Visit Excitement!

A customer from the Chicago Public Schools recently asked us to create original multimedia resources with author PJ Gray. In this original Meet-the-Author Book Reading PJ shares the elements he combined to write the Trippin’ series in the hope of empowering reluctant readers. Share a Book Reading with students before, during, or after they read a book — […]

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Resources Upon Request: Summer Brenner

  A customer in California recently asked us to create original multimedia resources with author/illustrator Summer Brenner. In this original Meet-the-Author Book Reading you’ll hear Summer explain her personal inspiration for writing Oakland Tales: Lost Secrets of the Town. These Book Readings are excellent to share with students before, during, or after they read Summer’s book as […]

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Resources upon request: Bob Boyle

A customer in Virginia recently asked us to create original multimedia resources with author/illustrator Bob Boyle. In this original Meet-the-Author Book Reading you’ll hear Bob explaining his personal inspiration for writing Hugo and the Really, Really, Really Long String. These Book Readings are excellent to share with students before, during, or after they read Bob’s book as a […]

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Resources upon request: Tim Green

   Customers in New York recently asked us to create original multimedia resources with author Tim Green. In these original Meet-the-Author Book Readings you’ll hear Tim explaining his personal inspiration for writing some of his books and reading a short excerpt from each one. These Book Readings are excellent to share with students before, during, or after they […]

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