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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 2-6

Falling Up

By Poems and Drawings by Shel Silverstein

1996. HarperCollins Publishers


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



Meet Allison Beals and her twenty-five eels; Danny O'Dare, the dancin' bear; the Human Balloon; and the Little Hoarse. Shel Silverstein, the author and illustrator of Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, and The Giving Tree, presents a whole new cast of strange and silly characters. These poems just might inspire your own!

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