State Library Announces 2011 Booklist

By Kristina, posted on May 18th, 2010.

The Choose To Read Ohio 2011 booklist debuted at the 2010 Ohioana Book Festival. The new booklist features 20 titles by Ohio authors and includes four Civil War-related books! The State Library of Ohio is partnering with the Ohio Civil War 150 initiative to provide online learning toolkits for the 2010 and […]

“Trouble Don’t Last” by Shelley Pearsall: A Choose to Read Ohio Toolkit

By Kristina, posted on May 17th, 2010.

This toolkit is for classes or other groups reading “Trouble Don’t Last” by Shelley Pearsall. “Trouble Don’t Last” is the story of Samuel and Harrison, two slaves on a Kentucky farm, who are in search of freedom and Samuel’s mother when they escape to Canada via the Underground Railroad in this novel set in 1859.
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