Monday, November 17, 2008

Ethiopa Reads and Yohannes Gebregeorgis

If you haven't heard about this guy yet, then you need to check out Ethiopa Reads. This is a guy on the list of CNN's heroes (follow this link to vote for him being the top hero!) who's making a life's work of bringing books and reading to Ethiopa, to kids who may never have held a book before. Wow.

And the dude is a children's librarian! He left a job in the San Francisco Public Library to go back to Ethiopia and start up the ultimate bookmobile service! How much do I love that? Answer: a lot. I love it a lot.

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