Over a period of five years, the city witnessed a steep rise in the number of groups of book-bosomed enthusiasts who have begun to channel their efforts towards proliferating the culture of reading among urban citizens. As one such endeavor, little shelves bearing a bounty of books have popped up all around the city under the banner of Little Free Library, spearheaded by Shanon-Zirkle-Prabhakar. The project has introduced a book for-a-book policy in Chennai.
In the same fashion, to propagate the endangered book reading culture, many around the country are taking industrious steps both in a personal and community capacity.
Here is a collection of such initiatives penning chapters in the world of words..................Read more