Be sure to observe Teen Reading Week 2001

October 2001
Reading Today;Oct/Nov2001, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p32
Focuses on the Teen Read Week in the United States (U.S.) that will take place on October 14 to 20, 2001. Theme of the event; Role of the Young Adult Library Services Association in the event; Status of reading scores in the U.S.


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