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Novel Effect Blog

for grown-ups who read with kids

Soundscape Baseball Saved Us book cover and Novel Effect app on iPhone

Inside the Soundscape: Baseball Saved Us

Learn about the process Novel Effect soundscape designers Ian Silver and Matt Boerner used to create the emotional and immersive music, sound effects, and character voices that make up the soundscape for Ken Mochizuki’s “Baseball Saved Us.”

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Watercress K-5 Activities

Students in grades K-5 can practice ELA skills using these printable book activities for Andrea Wang’s “Watercress” following your classroom read aloud.

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