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05/31/2010 11:57 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dave Eggers's 826 Writing Center Coming To London

It is hard to get some children inside a library -- but a high-street shop selling pirate eye patches or superhero equipment is much more of a draw.

This is the simple principle behind a literacy movement that has taken hold in America, and is coming to Britain.

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