This is great for building a child’s literary esteem and ending illiteracy. On April 23rd over half a million books will be given out to people who may not have a library near them and for people who does not read like they should or would like to.
Thirty novels have been picked from librarians and booksellers including works from Tina Fey, Margaret Atwood, Sandra Cisneros, Michael Lewis and Walter Mosley. All have waived gaining a profit off their books for this specific event.
If you would like to get involved go to http://www.us.worldbooknight.com to sign up and help pass books out. Deadline is Jan. 23rd 2013.
Peace and luv!