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8-Year-Old Book-Lover Gives Enthusiastic, Inspiring Speech About Reading

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 12.01.2014 | Parents

Eight-year-old Madison Reid might just be the new unofficial spokesperson for child literacy. The third-grader took the Internet by storm last wee...

Astoria Characters: The Sidewalk Library

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.11.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

On the sidewalk, under the tree, there's a fire-engine-red box with a glass door. It's filled with books for everyone on the block to borrow.

Lemony Snicket Helps Kid In Little Free Library Dispute

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.26.2014 | Books

A Kansas boy battling through a series of unfortunate events over his front-yard library is getting some support from author Daniel Handler. Last m...

9-Year-Old's 'Little Free Library' Shut Down By City

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics

A 9-year-old Kansas boy is fighting for his right to operate a tiny library from his front yard after city officials deemed it an illegal structure. ...

Being Curious and Other Values I Learned From My Dad

Carissa K | Posted 08.12.2014 | Parents
Carissa K

Curiosity is what drove me to learn more about the Little Free Library organization. And it's why my dad enjoyed the challenge of building the library. Curiosity is why we enjoy books, travels and stories from people we meet.

WATCH: Man Builds Little Free Library In Front Yard

Posted 02.27.2013 | Books

Duayne Samples, a Folsom, California man, has built a free library in his front yard. Samples calls it the "Little Free Library," and built it so ...

How the Little Free Library Is Reinventing the Library

Russell C. Smith | Posted 08.21.2012 | Books
Russell C. Smith

What if the library was scattered all around a city, instead of in one central location and in a handful of branches spread out around neighborhoods?