World Book Night

Washington County Library has agreed to be a distribution site for World Book Night. World Book Night U.S., a non-profit organization, has launched its third annual campaign to encourage reading and giving. On April 23, a half million free paperbacks (38 titles) will be handed out to light or non-readers across America. The list of [...]

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Apply by Jan. 5 to share the joy of reading The Giese Memorial Library will again be a pick-up spot for World Book Night. Celebrated each year on April 23 (the birthday of Shakespeare), the event supports literacy and community as 25,000 volunteers give 500,000 specially printed paperbacks to people across America. April 23 is also [...]

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World Book Night is an annual celebration dedicated to spreading the love of reading from person to person. On April 23, for the second year, tens of thousands of people in the U.S. will give away half a million free World Book Night paperbacks. The books are targeted at members of the community who don’t [...]

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