last revised July 18, 2014


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Updated! Complete refresh for A Walk in London by Salvatore Rubbino

Updated! Complete refresh for Abuela by Arthur Dorros

Updated! Complete refresh for The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

Updated! Complete refresh for Big Anthony: His Story by Tomie DePaola.

Updated! Complete refresh for Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey

New! Complete refresh for Their Eyes were Watching God by Zora Neal Hurston

New! Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

Updated! Complete refresh for The Brothers’ War: Civil War Voices in Verse by Patrick J. Lewis

Updated! Complete refresh for The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Updated! Complete refresh for A Family Apart by Joan Lowry Nixon

January 30, 2014

Updated! Complete refresh for Pedro’s Journey, by Pam Conrad.

Updated! Complete refresh for Are We There Yet by Alison Lester.

Updated! Complete refresh for Sam Patch, Daredevil Jumper, by Julie Cummins.

January 29, 2014

Updated! Complete refresh for Hana’s Suitcase, by Karen Levine.

January 29, 2014

Updated! Revised step-guide “GLT Getting Started v4.”  This step-guide is designed to help those new to the Google Lit Trips resources learn the basics of downloading and navigating through a Google Lit Trip. This and other Step-Guides are available on the Conference Handouts page

January 24, 2014

Updated! Revised two step-guides So How Do I Get Started v2” and Basic Text Formatting v2.” These step-guides provide Getting Started tips for those wishing to jump in and build their own Lit Trips. These and other Step-Guides are available on the Conference Handouts page.

January 23, 2014

Updated! Marching for Freedom by Elizabeth Partridge. An award-winning book about the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama during the Civil Rights Movement. An excellent source for informational and cross-curricular reading.

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