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‘Reading is not a dying art’

Jack Gantos headlines True Lit festival in Fayetteville

Posted: September 1, 2013 at 2:40 a.m.

Author Jack Gantos jokes that most people who knew him growing up thought “he was going to specialize in rehabilitating old bookmobiles into housing for retired librarians.” Although he wanted to read and he wanted to write, he says it seemed no one wanted to teach him.

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Northwest Profile, Pages 39 on 09/01/2013

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