Reading Roundup – Week of August 17
All of the best book news from the week…
Reading while commuting? This genius city offered free transportation to anyone caught reading on the bus.
600 children of St. Gabriel’s school in Lascahobas, Haiti, just received an amazing gift: 90 children’s books, written, in French, just for them.
We forgive you Jacob! This kid wrote his library an adorable letter to apologize for ripping a book.
Everyone is talking about the picture book that claims it can put anyone to sleep in minutes. Have you tried it yet?
Have any spare change lying around? An ambitious crowdfunding effort ($3 billion dollars please!) seeks to construct the fictional city of Minas Tirith from Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings saga.
Of course books can save lives! A new “drinkable book” has pages that turn raw sewage into drinking water.
What’s your favorite story from this week?
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