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Book buddies in the Bronx

Book buddies in the Bronx

a model for America Reads

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Published by Center for the Improvement of Early Reading Achievement, University of Michigan, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in Ann Arbor, Mich, [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children -- Books and reading -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Reading -- Remedial reading -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesModel for America Reads
    StatementJoanne D. Meier, Marcia Inveernizzi.
    SeriesCIERA report -- #3-008
    ContributionsInvernizzi, Marcia., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18320213M

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      The Bronx is burning with a desire to read. Noëlle Santos’s The ’s tagline plays with the worst assumptions about New York’s northern borough while introducing a little reality. After the December closing of the Bay Plaza Barnes & Noble the Bronx was left with a grand total of zero bookstores. For a population of million to have no bookstores feeds into an antiquated idea. “Among the wonders of Arlene Alda's wondrous book is the stunning quality of the storytelling. Just Kids from the Bronx is a Bronx tale, to be sure--a collective picture of a place characterized by citizen yearnings to be elsewhere and the glorious discoveries and self-discoveries that come with staying put. But the parts that go into this.

      The vision of a more inclusive future is precisely what inspired a fellow book loving Bronx resident, Saraciea Fennell, to also want to change the face of the Bronx’s literary community. A borough native, she found it challenging to access books growing up, relying only on street vendors or libraries when she could get there. Sponsor the purchase of brand new books by select authors visiting Title I schools to provide each student with a free copy of the presenting author's book for The Bronx is Reading program. Sponsor the stage, chair, production team, and mic rental costs.


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