FSMS TOME Society

FSMS TOME Society

(TOME rhymes with home!)

What Is It?
The Tome Student Literacy Society (Tome Society) is a nonprofit organization based in North Georgia. Tome Society provides student competitions; an annual It List of clean, entertaining, and encouraging children's and young adult literature; book club activities; curriculum materials for educators; and an annual conference for both students and educators. All activities promote self-esteem, leadership skills, character ethics, and nurture critical thinking, creativity, and imagination in the digital age.

The “It” List
The Tome It List is a list of 10 current books chosen by the Tome Society that aims to provide students with engaging novels that are clean and well written.

The Jr. Tome 2018-2019 IT List:
League of Archers, by Eva Howard
The Emperor’s Riddle, by Kat Zhang
Siren Sisters, by Dana Langer
The Adventurers Guild, by Zach Loran Clark and Nick Eliopulos
The Shadow Cipher, by Laura Ruby
The Trials of Morrigan Crow, by Jessica Townsend
The Voyage to Magical North, by Claire Fayers
The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid, by Colin Meloy
Tumble and Blue, by Cassie Beasley
Zap, by Martha Freeman

Competitions
Tome offers students a variety of competitions that they may participate in throughout the year. And believe it or not you do NOT have to read a ton of books! Tome competitions include activities that involve reading as well as technology, drawing, writing, creating, recording, and even charity work! Tome has something for everyone!!
Tome Competitions:
​It List Book Trailer
It List Book Review Blog Article
It List Promotional Book Flyer
It List Fan Art
​It List Poem
It List Book Review Vlog (Individual or Partner)
Infographic (Individual or Partner)​
Reading Bowl

***See Mrs. Mathews for further information.