NEA Big Read LAKESHORE

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Our mission is to foster a culture where reading matters.

NEA Big Read Lakeshore

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Songs are Poems too!

July 26, 2021
Have you ever thought about the similarities between songs and poetry? Music often feels more…
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#ReadingTogether: Tips & Tricks for Reading with Little Readers

July 19, 2021
Earlier this year, we featured a series entitled Reading Together on our Little Read Lakeshore…
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Classic Favorites Book Recommendations

July 12, 2021
Looking for more books to read this summer? Here are a few classic books, both…
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Literature is Everywhere!

July 5, 2021
Are you wondering how to get outside and enjoy reading this summer? There are so…
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Watch your tone!

June 28, 2021
One of our past poetry strategies has been to think about your mood as you…
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Summer Book Recommendations

June 21, 2021
With summer vacation upon us, it seems like the perfect time to highlight some recommendations…

Ways to Get Involved

Read the book

Our book's topics and themes are timely and relevant.

Attend our events

Our events offer a variety of perspectives, experiences, and angles on the book.

Interact with others

Our goal is that you listen and learn from others as well as sharing your own ideas and experiences.

Respond

Our community becomes stronger when you make positive changes in response to your interactions with the book.

Who is the NEA Big Read Lakeshore for?

Readers of all ages along the Lakeshore

Book clubs

P-12 students

College/University students

Teachers

Professors

Librarians

Library patrons

Senior citizens

Workplaces

Families

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