One Summer One Read at Downtown Books


What are YOU reading this summer? Our friends at Downtown Books are pleased to announce that sign-up has begun for One Summer One Read! A book club geared towards 5th graders and up featuring Refugee- an upcoming release from NC author and Dare County favorite, Alan Gratz! Alan visited Dare County Schools in October of 2017 and was a hit with middle grade readers. His new book, Refugee, releases in July and is the story of three refugee children, from different times and places, who go through incredible journeys trying to find a better life. Alan's novel offers kids a very unique refugee perspective as seen through the eyes of children their own age and he captures the refugee exper