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Ten-year-old Texan collects 500,000 books for kids

If there were a Nobel Prize for Kindness, Orion would be a worthy recipient

 

September 10, 2021

Ten-year-old Texan Orion Jean is on a mission to spread the gift of reading to hundreds of thousands of children. In May 2021, he set himself the goal of collecting via donations half a million books by the end of August 2021. “I want to be able to share my love of literacy with as many people as possible,” he explains.

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