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Read for the Record 2017: Be a part of the world’s largest shared reading experience!

On October 19, over two million people will read the same book. What an exciting and unifying thing to do, and what a wonderful moment to share with your class! This year, Jumpstart’s annual shared reading experience will bring Quackers by Liz Wong into classrooms, libraries, stores, and homes across the country.

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Bullying Book Discussion Guide #stopbullying

As bullying becomes a greater concern in the lives of young adults, we must look to well-written novels with believable characters in real-life situations. These books can bring social problems out into the light in a nonthreatening manner, and create teachable moments for engaging students in rich discussions in which problem solving and emotional support can occur.

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This Is Our Constitution

This Is Our Constitution By Khizr Khan

This is a book about why the Constitution matters to you, and us all.

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CHRIS GRABENSTEIN is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library, Mr. Lemoncello’s Library Olympics, The Island of Dr. LibrisWelcome to Wonderland, and many other books as well as the coauthor of numerous page turners with James Patterson, including the I Funny, House of Robots, and Treasure Hunters series. Chris lives in New York City.