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The Little Free Library Book - Margret Aldrich - <span class="date-display-single">10/25/2015 - 11:00am</span>

The Little Free Library Book

10/25/2015 - 11:00am

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"Take a book. Return a book." In 2009, Todd Bol built the first Little Free Library as a memorial to his mom. Five years later, this simple idea to promote literacy and encourage community has become a global movement. Little Free Libraries—freestanding front-yard book exchanges—now number twenty-five thousand in eighty countries. 
 
The Little Free Library Book tells the history of these charming libraries, gathers quirky and poignant firsthand stories from owners, provides a resource guide for how to best use your Little Free Library, and delights readers with color images of the most creative and inspired Little Free Libraries around.

Margret Aldrich

About Presenter Margret Aldrich

 

Margret Aldrich is a writer and editor who has published her work with The Atlantic, Experience LifeBrain, Child, and others. A former editor at Utne Reader, Margret is a regular contributor to Book Riot and is a producer at BringMeTheNews’s national health platform. She lives in Minneapolis with her bearded husband, two entertaining young boys, and a Little Free Library.

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