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Author Visits

Get inspired! A former teacher, Shelley Pearsall is a dynamic speaker whose author programs and writing workshops have reached more than 200,000 students in grades K-12.


Shelley’s grade-level assemblies feature stories, humor, and memorable visuals. Her interactive writing workshops involve students directly in the creative process.

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News & Updates

Summer reading idea! Mayfield High School students and staff took The Seventh Most Important Thing around the world. Watch the fun video.


Bring The Seventh Most Important Thing to your school with Random House’s new Battle of the Books guide. Find out more.


Check out the new jacket for All of the Above


The Seventh Most Important Thing is a Choose to Read Ohio selection for 2017-18. Download the free toolkit.