I had the pleasure of participating in a WorldReader promotion in July 2013
You can find details of the books by African Authors, plus interviews of three of the authors:
One individual is linked-to in the left side-bar—his organization is called GoneReading—you can buy really cool gifts for readers; yet, they give “100% of after-tax profits to fund reading-related charities…”.
Here’s just a bit of explanation of what WorldReader does:
Literacy is transformative
It increases earning potential, decreases inequality, improves health outcomes and breaks the cycle of poverty. Books are necessary for the development of literacy skills yet millions of people still have limited access to books.
We’re changing this.
WorldReader does its work by supplying folks with e-readers stocked with books appropriate for their age and culture…
Plus, today on TechCrunch, there…
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