BookCrossing

The practice of leaving a book in a public place to be picked up and read by others, who then do likewise.

The amount of reading we’ve done (no, gossip blogs don’t count) has drastically dropped off since high school English class. Book crossing might be just the thing to get you pro-active about reading again.

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