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The EBCBP: Mentoring a Future Mentor (Community Voices)

The East Bay Children’s Book Project (EBCBP) didn’t set out to be a mentor when we opened our doors nearly ten years ago: we simply set out to give books to organizations that work with children in need....
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East Bay Children’s Book Project re-opens in new home (Community Voices)

Free books for children! Do you work with children in need? Do you need books? Read on! On August 19, from 3-6 p.m., the East Bay Children’s Book Project will open the doors of its brand-new home in West...
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Oakland teens need books too (Community Voices)

A month or so ago, it started going viral on Facebook: list ten books that made a deep impression on you, and tag ten friends. I must have been tagged at least ten times. As I read my friends’ lists, and my...
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Free books for everyone in Oakland (Community Voices)

At the East Bay Children’s Book Project, we give away books to organizations working with children in need, because – as our motto says – “every child needs a book.” But really, everyone needs books,...
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Diversifying the world of children’s books in Oakland (Community Voices)

By Ann Daniels The world of children’s books is very beautiful. It’s also very white. If you’re not working with kids, you might be surprised just how few children’s books look like the diverse...
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And the winner is . . . Great children’s literature! (Community Voices)

By Ann Daniels News From the East Bay Children's Book Project The Oscars are still a month away, but the Association for Library Service to Children just issued their annual awards for children’s...