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Please take advantage of the resources for teaching and engaging with the 2018-2019 Go Big Read selection, The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, provided below:

Author & Book Info

Discussion Questions for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times Book Club, ‘Now Read This’ April Pick: The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

How journalist Dan Egan wrote the life (and death) story of the Great Lakes

Book Discussion Toolkit (developed by Go Big Read program)

Go Big Read Marketing Toolkit

Still have a question or need additional materials or resources? Feel free to reach out to the Go Big Read program at