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Duluth boy's book-giving idea takes off


DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Seven-year-old Jack Broadmoore of Duluth has dreamed up a unique way to share his love of reading with children around the world.

Last year, Jack, then a Congdon Elementary School kindergartner, hit on an idea to create his own holiday — Book Giving Day — piggybacking on Valentine's Day. He gave books to friends and convinced his grandparents to make gifts of books too.

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