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John Wood - Creating Room to Read: A Story of Hope in the Battle for Global Literacy — at MLK Central Library

Feb 11 2013 7:00 pm
Feb 11 2013 8:00 pm
In Leaving Microsoft to Change the World, Wood recounted his decision to leave the software corporation and start a nonprofit, Room to Read. This second installment of his inspirational story describes the challenges the organization has faced in raising money and in providing books for children in developing countries beset by poverty, war, and natural disasters. Robert Blake, Assistant Secretary, South and Central Asian Affairs at the Department of State, will join Mr. Wood. Books will be on sale at the event.
ISBN-13: 9780670025985
Availability: Not currently shipping from publisher – Subject to future availability
Published: Viking Adult, 2/2013

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