Quote of the Month

When love and skill work together, expect a miracle. John Ruskin

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Can't Get Enough Of Reading

As a part of their 90th anniversary, 1920-2010, celebration Scholastic has initiated a Global Literacy Campaign .  At its heart is The Reading Bill of Rights

To further assist in accomplishing the goals set forth in The Reading Bill of Rights, on online auction of artwork by twelve well-known illustrators will begin at 6 P. M. today, May 5, 2011.  The theme of their graphics will be Read Every Day. Lead A Better Life.  The auction will conclude on June 5, 2011.  After that time poster size reproductions will be available for purchase.  Participating artists are:
Norman Bridwell, Bruce Degen, Edwin Fotheringham, Mary GrandPré, Barbara McClintock, Jon J Muth, Sean Qualls, Stephen Savage, David Shannon, Jeff Smith, Mark Teague and Raina Telgemeier.  Proceeds from this auction will benefit Reading Is Fundamental and Reach Out and Read.

Now if only I could find that elusive money tree.

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