The Literature Behind Inspiring Readers

Inspiring Readers’ whole-novel study is based on engaging discussion of nearly 50 carefully selected novels. These novels have been widely embraced by both teachers and readers as having significant literary merit, and many have been recipients of awards such as the Newbery Medal, the Pulitzer Prize for Children’s Literature, and the Coretta Scott King Award. 

The Exceptional Novels in Inspiring Readers

In addition to having significant literary merit, the novels in Inspiring Readers feature: 

  • Absorbing plots that are dramatically compelling and that appeal to students of all backgrounds.
  • Compelling characters that readers readily identify with.
  • Meaningful themes that are relevant for the lives students lead.

Click on the links below to learn more about these exceptional novels and download samples to explore how Inspiring Readers can bring whole-novel study to your school or district.