Library Launches Annual Teen Summer Reading Program
Author Kelley Armstrong helps get WORD OUT about online book club
TORONTO (Wednesday, June 20, 2012) – Kelley Armstrong, author of the bestselling Darkest Powers and Darkness Rising series, will be on-hand July 27 to help Toronto Public Library launch WORD OUT, its annual teen summer reading program. WORD OUT is a popular online book club where teens have the opportunity to share their thoughts on books, get ideas for future reads, and enter contests to win cool prizes at torontopubliclibrary.ca/wordout.
What: WORD OUT teen summer reading launch featuring Kelley Armstrong
Where: North York Central Library, 5120 Yonge Street (North York Centre subway stop)
When: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Who: Meet Kelley Armstrong, author of the best selling teen series, Darkest Powers and Darkness Rising
The first 100 teens to arrive at the launch will win a special prize. Also up for grabs, great door prizes like a Sony e-reader and signed copies of Kelley Armstrong’s books.
The event is free and pizza and refreshments will be served.
TD Bank Group, a major sponsor of WORD OUT, is proud to expand their support of summer reading into the teen years.
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