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BOOK REVIEWS 

Our book reviews are important to the reader to ensure that the content is suitable and to help discover new books to purchase. READ REVIEWS

LITERACY CLUB 

Storytime, reading program, free downloads and more. Book club for girls coming soon. LEARN MORE

HOMESCHOOL RESOURCES

Discover resources to homeschool or simply find resources to work to supplement the learning in a traditional school setting. LEARN MORE

EDUCATION

Listed below are websites and programs to assist you and your growing reader. Resources marked with a star has been utilized by a member of the Mocha Books team. Mocha Books does not endorse any resource listed below. Please research each resource. 

Literacy, Education, and Book Resources

*Teach your monster to read is a fun, digital resource to use for early readers. 

*R.E.D Zone  - free educational sheets and fun literacy resources.

Read Brightly - books related, reading assisting, parental posts

*Story Online - celebrity read alouds and teaching guides

That All May Read - Free Braille and talking library book service

Imagination Library - Books are mailed from birth until they start school. This service is free and only in select areas. 

*Author & Book List - A list of authors and their books categorized alphabetically by state.

*Hereweeread - a diversity platform that shares books, resources and other services offered.  

*The Conscious Kid provides resources on race, equity, and education. 

*Lulu's Book Journey - a book blogging family that provides lists and reviews of diverse and African american book and authors. Check them out to see their current journey (as of 12.31.18) of diverse authors A to Z. 

1000 Black Girls Books Resource Guide - A curated list of books that feature black girls as the main character. Also cataloged by reading level.

Read With Malcolm - "Read with Malcolm is a youth literacy initiative founded by Super Bowl Champion and Author Malcolm Mitchell.  The organization’s goals are to introduce book ownership to students in households where reading is not a priority and to improve literacy in schools with below grade-level reading skills."

Mobius - Mobius is a linking library. Most often if you cannot find what you are looking for in a library you can request it from Mobius. It's free. 

Maya's Book Nook - "promoting language and literacy skills through diverse children's literature." They have a wonderful (beyond the book) section that includes discussion questions and crafts to go along with the book. 

Incentive programs

*Mocha Books Literacy Program - Earn a free book in exchange for an oral or written book report. Participate in the summer reading challenge. 

*Braums Book Buddy Program - Earn free ice cream while you read. This program is ran during the traditional school season.

*Pizza Hut Book It Program- earn free pizza while you read. This program is ran during the traditional school season.

*Barnes & Noble summer reading program - earn a free book by completing the reading challenge. 

*Tulsa summer reading program - earn free prizes by completing a reading log.

Books-A-Million - complete a reading challenge for pencil case and pencils

*Six Flags Read To Succeed - Earn A free ticket to the nearest six flags by logging reading hours. 

 

If there are any other programs that you would recommend please contact us with the information and links. 

 

 

 

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