Thanks to the generosity of well known author James Patterson, young adult and children visiting book shops in Australia are to be winners.
While touring Australia last week, US author James Patterson has announced he will donate $100,000 to Australian and New Zealand book shops to spend on projects to get children reading. Patterson, has run similar initiatives for booksellers in the US and the UK which have been greatly appreciated by book shop visitors. Each book shop will be eligible to win $1000 for programs they initiate specifically for young readers.
Mentone Grammar Library Staff think this is pretty awesome!!