Education, Literature

Happy World Book Night 2013 (And Shakespeare’s Birthday)!

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A sampling of books given way by Lowell High School students and staff for World Book Night 2013

Methinks The Bard, born this day in 1564, would appreciate the tens of thousands of people heading out today to share their love of reading on World Book Night. This year, five students and two teachers at my high school will distribute 140 books to remind reluctant readers that, as William Nicholson wrote, “We read to know we are not alone.”

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