River People, by Margaret Lukas

Upcoming Release Release Date: February 1, 2019 River People is a powerful novel with unforgettable images. Set in Nebraska, it centers around seventeen-year-old Effie and eleven-year-old Bridget.  In the late 1890’s, they must struggle to survive religious patriarchy and abuse at a time when women have few rights and society looks upon domestic abuse as […]

A Buss From Lafayette – Teacher’s Guide

New Release – Fiction / Historical / Teacher’s Guide This guide is for A Buss From Lafayette, Dorothea Jensen’s award-winning (Literary Classics, Purple Dragonfly, eLit Awards, etc.) historical novel for young readers. It contains bulletin board ideas, vocabulary exercises, varied student handouts, puzzles, games, reading comprehension quizzes, discussion questions, and both individual and class projects. […]