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//‘Gestures of sharing and love’ … the mini libraries giving books to the community

‘Gestures of sharing and love’ … the mini libraries giving books to the community

In an era of funding cuts to public services, the Little Free Library scheme in Leeds is making reading accessible to all

As the general election results were coming in on the morning of 8 June 2017, the artist Carry Franklin was outside her front door, installing the first Little Free Library in Leeds. A year later there are 19 all over the city, with more on the way.

This non-profit project aims to bring the community together by setting up book exchange boxes across Leeds, where anyone can take or leave a book for free.

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2018-08-24T08:53:04+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Categories: Nonprofit News|