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Alabama Big Read

Washington, DC The townspeople of Mark Twain's fictional St. Petersburg, Missouri, " talked back" during a Big Read event hosted by Satsuma Public Library. Satsuma is one of the many libraries participating in Alabama's statewide read of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer . Photo courtesy of Mary Ann...
September 25 , 2009 Washington, DC The Big Read's a big deal in Alabama where nine libraries have joined forces to take their Big Read of Mark Twain's The Adventures of Tom Sawyer statewide. In partnership with New South Books, which has published a special Alabama edition of the novel, some of the...