Books

Notable & Citable: Booksellers and forbidden books

July 15, 2021 5:52 p.m. ET Photo: Getty Images / iStockphoto Retrieved from the American Booksellers Association website, April 4: This year’s Forbidden Book Week, the annual celebration of the right to read, will be held from September 26 to October 2, 2021. Forbidden Book Week was founded in 1982 …

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Odu football, volleyball and baseball ticket voucher book now on sale

History links NORFOLK, Virginia – The 2021-2022 Old Dominion Coupon Book is available for purchase at ynottix.com. New this year, ticket vouchers offer customers the option of redeeming them in several ODU paid sports, including men’s and women’s football, volleyball and baseball. Buy now and coupons remain valid until the …

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Literacy Achieves hosts a children’s book drive on Saturday

500,000 lb race with Orion Jean (left) Literacy Achieves is hosting a children’s book drive on Saturday, and their goal is to collect and distribute 5,000 new and lightly used books for children in their programs. The non-profit organization strives to equip non-English speaking adults and their young children with …

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Children in West Virginia will receive books for summer reading

CHARLESTON, Va. (AP) – Elementary school students in West Virginia will receive an array of free books this summer. The state Department of Education is entering year two of the West Virginia Blue Ribbon Book Club, distributing 258,000 books to public school children entering Grades 1 through 3. The books …

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