The posters and read-alike bookmarks feature popular middle grade titles that are well-reviewed by professional sources. All read-alike titles are in-print and widely-available to school librarians as of March 2020.
The books represent a variety of genres, as well as ethnically-diverse male and female protagonists. All titles are listed below.
- ability to open and print documents to open and print
- ability to open and edit
- high-quality color poster printer local printing shop (such as Office Depot or Staples)
- 6 full-color posters (PDF and PNG formats, not editable)
- 6 double-sided bookmarks
- Side 1 = quotation from the poster and book cover image
- Side 2 = list of read-alike books, sorted into thematic categories (editable)
- New Kid (Craft, 2019, realistic fiction graphic novel)
- White Bird (Palacio, 2019, historical fiction graphic novel)
- Dear Sweet Pea (Murphy, 2019, realistic fiction)
- Clean Getaway (Stone, 2020, realistic fiction)
- Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky (Mbalia, 2019, fantasy)
- Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus (Bowling, 2017, realistic fiction)