I hear from more and more of you every day, so this seems like a fine time to tell new Books for Keeps followers how it all started.

“I met a child who loved to read but didn’t own a book.” True story.

Check out this series of 4 posts (start at the bottom!) and you’ll know everything you need to know about why Books for Keeps exists. You’ll also notice that from the very beginning this little project was carried forward by generous people who jumped in and helped out.

When I thanked them, many said “oh, it was nothing”. But altogether, it sure was something.