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Neighborhood book exchanges popping up throughout Tampa Bay listen

09/30/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

Tags: books, Mitzi Gordon, book exchange, Little Free Library, literature


There’s a new kind of library in town. Little blue boxes not much larger than a mail box. Mitzi Gordon started Blue Bird Books in 2011 with a bus that traveled around promoting literacy and art. Now she’s expanded those efforts to create a book exchange where residents in the Tampa Bay area can take and leave books.

That’s Mitzi Gordon of Blue Bird Books talking about the four locations where Tampa Bay area residents can swap books at no charge. More information about the boxes is on thei...

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