Brandi, 18

“I started reading at a really young age, like 3. My parents would always read with me and now I love reading. I really like romance and drama, currently I am reading Drama High by L. Divine.”

I shared with her some statistics around book access for low income students and her mouth dropped open.  “Honestly, I am speechless.” She responded.  “We have to help, we have to volunteer to read with them and help them along step by step.” suggests Brandi.