Educators, Lindsay is eager to connect with you and your students! On this page, you’ll find links to her Virtual Event Menu and to book a visit. You’ll also find Lindsay’s book recommendations for middle grade readers. This list is always growing, so check back often!

 For free downloadable resources for your students, including a discussion guide for All the Impossible Things, please visit the Student Resources page in the menu above. 

Georgia and Maryland Giveaway Rules: Educators (teachers, librarians, or school administrators) must book and confirm a virtual visit with Lindsay to take place during the 2020-21 school year. The visit must be one of Lindsay’s paid visit options. Included in the prize, Lindsay will also offer the winning educator a free virtual book club Q&A to take place after the students have read All the Impossible Things. The paid virtual visit can be completed before or after students have read All the Impossible Things. Every educator from Georgia or Maryland who confirms a virtual visit by Oct. 15, 2020 is eligible to win, no matter the type of visit booked. Cost of visit does not affect your chances to win. (i.e. the more expensive packages do not increase your chance of winning. All paid visits are equal to one entry into giveaway.) The prize is one free book club set of the hardcover edition of All the Impossible Things, equal to a total of ten (10) copies. Books will not be signed, but if desired, Lindsay can arrange to send signed bookplates as part of the prize package. (Books shipped separately from bookplates.) Only educators actively teaching in Georgia or Maryland USA during the 2020-21 school year are eligible for this prize. For more information, please email

About Lindsay's Recommended Reads

List Titles and Descriptions

Lindsay keep an active list of recommended reading for teachers, librarians, parents, and anyone else who might be interested. She has read each book on this list, and updates it several times a year, so keep coming back if you want more recommendations!

Big Topics, Big Grace

Perhaps Lindsay’s favorite list, this one features middle grade novels that deal with tough topics–grief, bullying, social justice, and so much more–with lots of grace, hope and thoughtfulness.

Little Reader, Fierce Reads

This is a list of picture books that deal with big topics in approachable ways.

History, Her-story, and Holy Cow!

This list of nonfiction books features history, science, biographies, and more!

On the STEM-y Side

Middle grade novels with strong elements of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.