Downloadable Literature Guides

In Award-Winning Literature
Kids' Wings Award Books

Texas Bluebonnet Award Master ListSM
 for 2011-2012

Our literature collection, Extraordinary Destinations, includes a spiral bound book and CD containing 26 literature guides for award-winning literature with 14 Jeopardy-type games! Click each title below to go to a web page prepared just for you! There you will find a descriptor, extension links for research,and related books. If you click on the title again, you can order the novel or picture book at a big discount.

Children's literature provides powerful learning and entertainment opportunities that are catalysts to creativity and research.  How do Kids' Wings activities for these books transform your classroom? They provide balance, problem solving, group activities, and inspiration by giving you essential Imaginative Activities and Testing Activities to use with authentic literature.

For your professional library, we recommend that you order The Uses of Enchantment The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales by Bruno Bettelheim. Be sure to see the C.S. Lewis Quotes on Fairy Tales as well.

Book Trailers

The Kids' Wings Award List for 2011-2012 for grades 3-7:
Paired Selections:
Emily's Fortune by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Saving Sweetness by Diane Stanley (Pair with Emily's Fortune)
Edwina Victorious by Susan Bonners (Pair with Imogene's Last Stand)
Kenny and the Dragon by Tony DiTerlizzi
The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo

Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen

Texas Bluebonnet Award Master ListSM for 2011-2012

Amazing Faces by Lee Bennett Hopkins
Balarama: A Royal Elephant by Lewin and Lewin
Black Elk's Vision: A Lakota Story by S. D. Nelson
The Brixton Brothers: The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett
The Buddy Files: The Case of the Lost Boy by Dori Hillestad Butler
The Duchess of Whimsy: An Absolutely Delicious Fairy Tale by Randall de Sève
The Extraordinary Mark Twain (According to Susy) by Barbara Kerley
Goal! by Mina Javaherbin
The Hallelujah Flight by Phil Bildner
Happenstance Found by P. W. Catanese
Imogene's Last Stand by Candace Fleming
Louisa: The Life of Louisa May Alcott by Yona Zeldis McDonough
Mirror, Mirror, A Book of Reversible Verse by Marilyn Singer
Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper
The Shadows by Jacqueline West
The Strange Case of the Origami Yoda by Tony Angleberger
The Storm in the Barn by Matt Phelan
(This book contains swearing.)
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm
Wild Times at the Bed and Biscuit by Joan Carris
The Witch's Guide to Cooking with Children by Keith McGowan (C.S. Lewis Quotes on Fairy Tales)


When you click a title, you will find a special, original webpage,
created by Kids' Wings for that book. Within that page, click the title,
and you can order the book for a significant discount.
That helps us and it saves you at the same time.

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Disclaimer: The links here have been scrutinized for their grade and age appropriateness; however, contents of links on the World Wide Web change continuously. It is advisable that teachers and parents review all links before allowing student use. Please contact us immediately if you find any inappropriate links.

Texas Bluebonnet AwardSM is a service mark of the Texas Library Association, which is in no way affiliated with Kids' Wings or Suzy Red. Use of the Texas Bluebonnet Award mark in these materials does not imply any endorsement of any kind on behalf of the Texas Library Association. The Texas Bluebonnet Book Master ListSM was selected by the Texas Bluebonnet Award Committee of the Texas Library Association


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