What is a Little Free Library?
It’s a “take a book, return a book” gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature and stories. In its most basic form, a Little Free Library is a box full of books where anyone may stop by and pick up a book (or two) and bring back another book to share. You can, too!
Just 15 Minutes Of Your Time Every Day Can Change Lives
The non-profit Read Aloud has launched a 10-year campaign to increase the number of parents who read aloud to their children every day. Why is reading aloud so important? How can you get involved? Find out more here.
For The Book Lover Who Has Everything – Books and a Bow!
Don’t miss out – get yours today! Now through the end of December, the bestselling Cedar Roof Basic Library will come with $150 worth of brand new books from Coffee House Press and a bright red bow. This beautiful piece of hand-crafted Amish carpentry will sparkle beneath the tree. Give that special person the gift they will be raving about for years – and feel great knowing that you’re giving back to your community at the same time!
Why Are Little Free Libraries Valuable?
Margret Aldrich, LFL Steward and author of the Little Free Library book coming in 2015, wrote a fantastic article about the low-tech appeal of Little Libraries in the Atlantic. Click here to get the story.
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