Renown Publishing has offered quality educational reading materials to the general public and school libraries since 1993.
Shasta County in the Early 20th Century:
The Coming of the Automobile and Other Events, 1900-1910
Now Available!!
(click on left side)
3rd Grade Teachers
in Shasta County
New Local History Readers and Teaching Materials (Free)!
(click on left)

Courage of the 49ers:
A Story of the California Gold Rush
(now available)

Stories of Early 
American Presidents:
Washington to Lincoln
(stories of their youth and main accomplishments)

 Publisher and author, Al M. Rocca is Professor Emeritus, Simpson University. He currently serving as Special Consultant for the CalStateTeach Program and teaches Curriculum and Instruction for Simpson University.
Dr. Rocca is also Editor of the Social Studies Review (California Council for the Social Studies).

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  California State University, Monterey Bay

Wintu Indian Stories for 3rd Grade --  Free!!
Click on "Native American (Wintu)"
Two new audiobooks are ready for download (Free)
Scene 1 -- Deer Hunt
Scene 2-- Picking Berries