Little Free Libraries: Is There One in Your Neighborhood?

By ADEDAYO PERKOVICH, age 9 The first Little Free Library created by Todd Bol in Wisconsin. PHOTO: Lisa Colon DeLay As public libraries disappear because of defunding, Little Free Libraries are thriving. In 2010, Todd Bol started this community book-sharing program in...

America's Fourth Graders Can't Read

An elementary school kid reads “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” to his mother. PHOTO: Woodley Wonderworks Students who continue to learn throughout the summer months will have higher literacy rates than students who do not have after school or summer camp...