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  •       Alphabetical Developers & Contributors      

  1. A Family Apart by Joan Lowery Nixon
  2. A Life Changing Trip by Hannah Ryder   (STUDENT CREATED)
  3. A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
  4. A Small Dog's Big Life by Irene Kelly
  5. A Terezin Reflection by Jay Elliot
  6. A Walk Down Cannery Row by Jerome Burg
  7. A Walk in London by Sal Rubbino
  8. Abuela by Arthur Dorros
  9. Amy's Travels by Kathryn Starke
  10. Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
  11. Ansel Adams Made Me a Much Better Teacher by Jerome Burg
  12. Are We There Yet by Alison Lester
  13. Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
  14. Author Homes by Beryl Reid
  15. Big Anthony: His Story by Tomi DePaolo
  16. Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
  17. Blood on the River by Elisa Carbone   (STUDENT CREATED)
  18. Bonyo Bonyo by Vanita Oelschlager
  19. Brothers in Hope by Mary Williams
  20. Bud Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
  21. Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann
  22. By the Great Hornspoon by Sid Fleischman
  23. Candide by Voltaire
  24. Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James Swanson   (STUDENT CREATED)
  25. Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan
  26. Eugene O'Neill's Tao House, National Historic Site by Jerome Burg
  27. Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson
  28. Fifteen by Lacey McLaughlin
  29. Flesh & Blood So Cheap by Albert Marrin
  30. Flotsam by David Wiesner   (STUDENT CREATED)
  31. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley   (STUDENT CREATED)
  32. Going Home by Margaret Wild
  33. Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine
  34. Hard Gold by Avi   (STUDENT CREATED)
  35. In Search of Beowulf by Jerome Burg
  36. Jack London Historical Park by Jerome Burg
  37. Journey to Topaz by Yoshiko Uchida
  38. Lost! by David McPhail
  39. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  40. Magic Eyes: I Spy New Zealand History by Coral Atkinson   (STUDENT CREATED)
  41. Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
  42. Marching for Freedom by Elizabeth Partridge
  43. My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier, Christopher Collier
  44. Night by Elie Wiesel
  45. Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  46. Os Lusiadas (In Portuguese) by Luís Vaz de Camões
  47. Paddle-To-The-Sea by Holling C, Holling
  48. Pedro's Journal by Pam Conrad
  49. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
  50. Possum Magic by Mem Fox
  51. Priscilla and the Hollyhocks by Anne Broyles
  52. Remote Man by Elizabeth Honey
  53. Riding Freedom by Pam Muñoz Ryan
  54. Sam Patch Daredevil Jumper by Julie Cummins
  55. Seaman by Gail Langer Karwoski
  56. Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson, Marina Budhos
  57. The Aeneid by Virgil
  58. The Armadillo From Amarillo by Lynne Cherry
  59. The Big Two-Hearted River by Ernest Hemingway
  60. The Brothers' War: Civil War Voices by J. Patrick Lewis
  61. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  62. The Formula 1 Race by Arjan Singh
  63. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  64. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  65. The Lamp, the Ice, and the Boat Called Fish by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
  66. The Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mary Rowlandson by Mary Rowlandson
  67. The Odyssey by Homer
  68. The Old Jewish Cemetery by Jay Elliot
  69. The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  70. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares   (STUDENT CREATED)
  71. The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox
  72. The Travels of Marco Polo by Marco Polo
  73. The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis
  74. The Yellow Balloon by Charlotte Dematons
  75. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  76. Things That Must Not Be Forgotten by Michael David Kwan
  77. Underground to Canada by Barbara Smucker
  78. Until the Last Spike, the Journal of Sean Sullivan,
    a Transcontinental Railroad Worker, Nebraska and Points West, 1867
    by William Durbin
  79. Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
  80. We All Went on Safari by Laurie Krebs
  81. West Coast Adventure by Nathaniel B.
  82. White Jade Tiger by Julie Lawson
  83. WWII Locations: Farewell to Manzanar, Hiroshima, Night   (STUDENT CREATED)

JoAn Adams, 1st Grade Teacher, St. James School, Montgomery, AL
Lost! by David McPhail

Antonella Albini, Teacher Librarian, Canley Vale Public School, Sydney Australia
Going Home by Margaret Wild

Kevin Amboe, M.A., Professional Learning oordinator for British Columbia Educational Resource Acquisition Consortium Surrey, BC V3V 0B7
Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine
Underground to Canada by Barbara Smucker
White Jade Tiger by Julie Lawson

Marc Aronson, PhD, Communications & Information Graduate School, Rutgers, NJ
Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marina Budhos

Karen Arrington, Instructional Technology Specialist, Trinity Valley School, Ft Worth, TX
A Walk in London by Sal Rubbino
The Armadillo from Amarillo by Lynne Cherry

Diane Barfield, Instructional Technology Specialist, Okapilco Elementary School, Moultrie, GA
The Yellow Balloon by Charlotte Dematons    (STUDENT CREATED)

Tobias Boes, Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame, IN
Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann    (STUDENT CREATED)
The Travels of Marco Polo by Marco Polo   (STUDENT CREATED)

Anne Brusca, Librarian, New Hyde Park Memorial High School, New Hyde Park, NY
A Family Apart by Joan Lowery Nixon
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Flesh & Blood So Cheap by Albert Marrin

Marina Budhos, Associate Professor, Creative Writing & English, William Patrson University, NJ
Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marina Budhos

Stacey Buckalew, ED.S, Library Information Specialist, Marietta Center for Advanced Academics,
Marietta, GA

Seaman by Gail Langer Karwoski

Jerome Burg, M.A. Education & Educational Technology, Danville, CA
A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
Amy's Travels by Kathryn Starke
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Ansel Adams Made Me a Much Better Teacher by Jerome Burg
By the Great Hornspoon by Sid Fleischman
Candide by Voltaire
Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan
Eugene O'Neill's Tao House, National Historic Site by Jerome Burg
In Search of Beowulf by Jerome Burg
Jack London Historical Park by Jerome Burg
Marching for Freedom by Elizabeth Partridge
Night by Elie Wiesel
Sugar Changed the World by Marc Aronson and Marina Budhos
The Armadillo From Amarillo by Lynne Cherry
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The Lamp, the Ice, and the Boat Called Fish by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
A Walk Down Cannery Row by Jerome Burg

Kim Burris, Literacy Coach, Transitional Kindergarten-8th Grade, OUSD, Orinda, CA
By the Great Hornspoon

Dorothy Burt, eLearning team leader, Pt England School, Auckland, New Zealand
Magic Eyes, I Spy New Zealand History   (STUDENT CREATED)

Holly Butora, 5th Grade Reading Teacher, Presbyterian Day School, Memphis, TN
Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James Swanson    (STUDENT CREATED)
Hard Gold by AVI    (STUDENT CREATED)

Piers Casimir-Mrowczynski, Computer Science Teacher, England
Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne

Scott Colvin, English Teacher, New Hyde Park Memorial High School,New Hyde Park, NY
Flesh & Blood So Cheap by Albert Marrin

Sue Corbin, Reading Department Chair, Shaker Heights Middle School, Shaker Heights, OH;
Accreditation Coordinator, Notre Dame College of Ohio

Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Thomas Cooper, Technology Integration Coordinator, The Walker School, Marietta, GA
Fifteen Poets by Lacey McLaughlin

Holly Doe, Enrichment and Technology Teacher, Pelham Elementary School, Pelham, NH
Flotsam by David Wiesner

Jay Elliot, Educator/Author, Retired
A Terezin Reflection by Jay Elliot
The Old Jewish Cemetery by Jay Elliot

Kathleen Ellison, Teacher/Librarian, Sakai Intermediate School, Bainbridge, WA
Pedro's Journal by Pam Conrad

Steve Figurelli, Staff Development Trainer, Edison Township Public Schools, NY
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Amanda Gardiner, Experienced Senior Teacher, Teacher Librarian-ICT Coordinator, St Michael's College, Caboolture QLD 4510, Queensland, Australia
Are We There Yet? by Alison Lester

Jessica Graham, Teacher, John Tartan Elementary School, Las Vegas, NV
Priscilla and the Hollyhocks by Anne Broyles

Gregory Greenleaf and his AP English Students, Greely High School, Cumberland, ME
A Life Changing Trip by Hannah Ryder   (STUDENT CREATED)
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley   (STUDENT CREATED)
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
West Coast Adventure by Nathaniel B   (STUDENT CREATED)

Lane Hakel, 6th Grade Teacher, Kenwood Elementary School, Bowling Green City Schools, Bowling Green, OH
Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech

David Hart, Geographic Information Systems Specialist, University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute
Paddle-To-The-Sea by Holling C, Holling   (STUDENT CREATED)>
The Big Two-Hearted River by Ernest Hemingway   (STUDENT CREATED)

Madeleine Hart (daughter of David Hart)
The Big Two-Hearted River by Ernest Hemingway   (STUDENT CREATED)

Noah Hart (son of David Hart)
Paddle-To-The-Sea by Holling C, Holling   (STUDENT CREATED)

Matthew Hart, Granada High School, Livermore and adjunct teacher, Chabot College, Hayward, CA
Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
Macbeth by William Shakespeare
The Aeneid by Virgil
The Odyssey by Homer (Greek Mainland-Centric version)
The Odyssey by Homer (Mediterranean-wide version)
The Road by Cormac McCarthy

David Herring, University High School, Tucson, AZ
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

Stacy Elizabeth Holcomb, Media Specialist, National Board Certified Teacher,
Mauldin High School, Mauldin, SC

The Brothers' War: Civil War Voices by J. Patrick Lewis

Gail Holloman Holmes, Instructional Technology Coach, Guilford County Schools, NC
Brothers in Hope by Mary Williams

Terri Izatt, Northside Elementary School, Elko, NV
Abuela by Arthur Dorros

Angie Jett, Providence Middle School, Chesterfield, VA
Blood on the River by Elisa Carbone

Deanna Jordan, Buckhorn Elementary School, Valrico, FL
Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Kadena High School, 2013 Honors World Literature and History 10 Students, Okinawa, Japan,
WWII Locations: Farewell to Manzanar, Hiroshima, Night   (STUDENT CREATED)

Nick Kwan, HS Technology Coach & Head of Department, Computer Science Teacher & Examiner,
The American School of Warsaw in Poland

Things That Must Not Be Forgotten by Michael David Kwan

Eva LaMar, Program Development Specialist, Springfield Middle School, Springfield, OR
The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

Carol LaRow, Professional Development Consultant, Niskayuna, NY
My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier, Christopher Collier

Andy Losik, Blue Star Elementary School, Holland, Michigan; Bentheim Elementary School, Hamilton, MI
Big Anthony: His Story by Tomie DePaola

Dalena Luis, M.A. Elementary Education, Candidate, College of Education, University of Central Florida
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

Heather McKissick, Shenango High School, New Castle, PA
The Watsons Go to Birmingham–1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis

Lacey McLaughlin, student, The Walker School, Marrietta, Georgia
Fifteen Poets   (STUDENT CREATED)

Mary Ellen (Mel) McNamara, Educational Technology Resource Teacher K-12,
Howard County Public Schools, Ellicott City, MD

Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey

Cathy Maher, Instructional Technology Integrator, Chesterfield Tech Center at Hull, Midlothian, VA
Until the Last Spike, Journal of Sean Sullivan... by William Durbin

Diane Main, Milpitas Christian School, San Jose, CA
Developed by students Jessica A and Taneh T
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Bashares   (STUDENT CREATED)

Jon Miller, Associate Professor of English, The University of Akron, OH
The Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mary Rowlandson by Mary Rowlandson

Mark Moran, Technology Specialist, Island Creek Elementary School, Fairfax, VA
Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Vanessa Morris, M.Ed, 3rd Grade teacher, Sacred Heart Elementary School, Saratoga, CA
Riding Freedom by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Rod Murray, Retired Technology Resource Teacher, Peel District School Board, Mississauga, Ontario
Remote Man by Elizabeth Honey

Vanita Oelschlager, Author & Writer in Residence, Center for Literacy, University of Akron
Bonyo Bonyo by Vanita Oelschlager

Heather Palmer, Library Media Specialist, Valley View Middle School, Edina, MN
Journey to Topaz by Yoshiko Uchida

Elizabeth Partridge, Author, Berkley, CA
Marching for Freedom by Elizabeth Partridge

Teresa Pombo Pereira, M.A., Education & Educational Technology, Portuguese Language Teacher, Portuguese Ministry of Education and Science (Carlos Gargaté School Cluster), Teacher Trainer, Portugal
Os LusÍadas by Luís Vaz de Camões

Hope Preston, Lower School Librarian, Gill St. Bernard's School, Gladstone, NJ
Sam Patch: Daredevil Jumper by Julie Cummins

Maryan Ryan, 7th Grade Reading Teacher, Gibbons Midle School, Westborough, MA
A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

Kathryn Starke, founder and CEO of Creative Minds Publications and Consulting, Richmond, VA
Are We There Yet? by Kathryn Starke

Catrina Steiner, Center for Literacy, University of Akron
Bonyo, Bonyo by Vanita Oelschlager

Susie Throop, MA, Childhood Education, Curriculum & Intruction; Marrietta Center for Advanced Academics
Seaman by Gail Karwoski

Melanie Turner, Instructional Technology Specialist, Moultrie, GA
Possum Magic by Mem Fox

Lori Vargo, Director of eLearning, University of South Carolina, Beaufort, SC
Bonyo, Bonyo by Vanita Oelschlager

Linda S. White, Retired Library Media Specialist, Wilderness Elementary School, Spotsylvania, VA
A Small Dog's Big World by Irene Kelly

Michelle Wilkes, 1st Grade Teacher, Okapilco Elementary School, Moultrie, GA
The Yellow Balloon by Charlotte Demotions

Vicki Willett, 1st Grade Teacher, West Elementary School, Licking Heights School District, Blacklick, OH
We All Went on Safari by Laurie Krebs

Roberta Witte, MA, Retired Learning Resource Specialist, Sacred Heart School, Saratoga, CA
Riding Freedom by Pam Muñoz Ryan

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