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The Reading Club's Featured Books

Our featured selections are award-winning books that are obtainable in print from libraries and bookstores, and are also available in alternate formats (electronic or braille). Grade levels are approximate.


Grades 5-8

Bridge to Terabithia

By Katherine Paterson

1978. Crowell


Available in braille or electronic formats from the following sources:

1. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Available in braille and Web-braille.
www.loc.gov/nls/
(202) 707-5100

2. Seedlings Braille Books
$18.00 - Braille versions are available for purchase.
www.seedlings.org
(800) 777-8552

3. Braille International
$18.20 - Braille versions are available for purchase.
www.brailleintl.org
(800) 336-3142



Jess Aaron returns to school after practicing all summer to be the fastest fifth grader, but a new girl shows up who can outrun everyone! Despite this rocky start, they become close friends. This story is about friendship, magic, and tragedy.

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