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Book Tasting

A guide for the Reading LYF book club at Broward College's Teacher Education Program and Education Pathway.

Linktree for Reading LYF

Getting Books during Remotely from the Library

Students have various options for borrowing or checking out print books, e-books, and e-audiobooks from the Broward County Public Libraries

  • Print books can be requested for pick-up at your nearest public library branch here
  • Download these free reader apps to your phone or mobile device for accessing e-books and e-audiobooks: Hoopla, Overdrive, and Axis 360

A Broward County Library Card is free and can be obtained online

Purchasing Books from Independent Booksellers

If you must purchase a book for this course, consider shopping at indie bookseller. 

Independent bookstores can ship books directly to you. They also provide digital content that can download directly to your smartphone or mobile device. 

Independent bookstores are bedrocks of communities. They support your local communities by:

  • employing people in the area
  • reflecting the values of the local market
  • bringing authors and book events to your cities
  • paying taxes that fund social services in your communities including your local libraries

If you decide to purchase a book consider supporting sellers who support you. 

Latinx/ Hispanic Authors

Title: Don't Ask Me Where I'm From

Author: Jennifer De Leon

Title: With the Fire on High 

Author: Elizabeth Acevedo

Title: Sanctuary

Author: Paola Mendoza y Abby Sher

Title: The Alchemist

Author: Paulo Coelho

Title: The Closest I've Come

Author: Fred Aceves

Title: Clap When You Land

Author: Elizabeth Acevedo

Title: The Poet X

Author: Elizabeth Acevedo