11 year-old started a book club for boys to improve literacy


A lot of kids love to read, but not many kids take that passion and harness it into a full-on movement. 

That’s exactly what Sidney Keys III is doing. The 11-year-old started Books N Bros, a book club for him and his peers to celebrate African-American literature and promote literacy. And to say it’s a success is an understatement. 

“Books N Bros is a book club for boys and we read books and African American literature because every time I go to the library at my school, there aren’t many African American literature books there,” Keys explained to St. Louis on the AirRead more…

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