Vermont Humanities

Alternate Versions of the Book

Black and white cartoon drawing of a farmer in rubber boots with cows in a Vermont barn yard
Vermont Reads


We are working with the Vermont Department of Libraries to make The Most Costly Journey available as an e-book through the ListenUp! Vermont catalog, the digital lending library used by over 170 public and school libraries statewide. Patrons of any of these libraries may check out this book (in addition to thousands of other titles!) through your library’s website or at

Audio books

Developing an audio book of a comics collection such as The Most Costly Journey requires custom development. However, Vermont Humanities is working with the Vermont Department of Libraries and the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled at the Library of Congress to explore this possibility.

Spanish-language pamphlets

Versions of the original black-and-white pamphlets that comprise The Most Costly Journey can be downloaded as PDFs from the Open Door Clinic website at:

Vermont Humanities*** April 1, 2022