James Patterson and Scholastic's 2017 Classroom Library Grant Winners

The Associated Press announced the recipients of James Patterson and Scholastic’s 2017 classroom library grants. This year’s pledge drew a record 82,622 applicants. Classrooms all over the country will benefit from $500 donations from Patterson, who personally donated another $1.75 million in the third year of his School Library Campaign. The program was launched in 2015 in partnership with Scholastic Reading Club as part of an ongoing effort to keep books and reading a priority for children in the United States. 

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