The Academy for Excellence through the Arts
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There’s no stopping you now. I’m sure your sister loves hearing you read to her. Don’t forget to read jokes to your Dad. He loves them.

Aunt Liz and Uncle David
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Yay Jackson! You’re the best! SUPER proud of you!!

Sharon Derry
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Happy reading!

Liyun Guo
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Go for it, Mo. You are terrific. Love and Kisses. Grandma Suzy

Susan C Weitzman
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Michael Sisak
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Very proud of you continued success. ,

Reuben Dennis
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Love you son. Keep reading

DUANE BROWN
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Simone R Gittens
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Good luck reaching your goal my man. I’m sure you can do it.

Michael Strauss
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Great job Grace!

Auntie
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What a wonderful way to spend your summer. Ever since you were very Little you have loved books. Reading will open many doors to the unknown for you. Enjoy your adventure! I will be reading while in Greece. When we see each other we can talk about what we read. We are very proud of you!!

Aunt Carole
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Keep up the good work.

Anonymous
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Keep up the good work.

Anonymous
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Tanique Blair
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Keep reading my love! Reading will take you places you would never imagine existed. Love, Mom

Bella Jinjikhashvili
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Andrea M Tencza
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Andrea M Tencza
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Kenneth Thornhill
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Good job James!

Papa
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You're such a wonderful reader! We're so proud of how well you're doing!!!

Gabriella Alvarez
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David Strauss
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Keep reading James!!!

Kellie Jones
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Grandma Pauline wants to remind you that you were born for greatness and this is just a stepping stone. Love always grandma and poppop

Pauline Hunter
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Dearest Claudia Great you are participating in this fun learning project. You are going to have a pleasant experience. Your Best Friend from Dakota, Singapore Auntie Carolina Chan

CAROLINA CHAN
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FAI OI CHEW
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Dearest Claudia You have always been an avid reader. Cheers! Enjoy your participation Love, Grandma Por Por, Singapore

FAI OI CHEW
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Keep reading! So proud of you!

YingChen Chen
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Way to go my superstar reader! I am so proud of you and love you so much!!

Sandra B Flechas
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Vincent Schmidt
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Anonymous
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Anonymous
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Judy Wu
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Mama
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Jacqueline H Ashley
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Jacqueline H Ashley
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Mama
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Reading is the best gift you can give yourself

Linda Safier
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Good luck Logan❤️

Ava Riccardi
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YaYa
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YaYa
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Keep on reading, Cooper! We are so proud of you!

Mommy and Daddy
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An extra congrats for getting to reading level D! Go Elizabeth!!!

Grandy and Pappa
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Stacey S Samuels
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You’re doing great Elizabeth!

Christopher Kushma
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I love to see how much you enjoy reading, and how much effort you put in everything you do to accomplish your goals, I am a proud mom thanks to you!! Love mommy.

Inti Fabiana Cavour
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I am so proud of you my love. Daddy

Leopoldo Tovar
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Kathy Vespia
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Anonymous
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You’ve got this Connor

Julie Seto
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Keep reading :)

Diana Barayeva
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Go Elizabeth!!

Sara and Ben!
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Love to read!

Lillian Charpentier
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Congratulations. Keep up your good work ❤️❤️

Karen Espinel
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Keep up your good work ❤️❤️

Karen Espinel
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Love you so much keep up the good work

Grandma Rosie
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Eric Lindholm
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Go Phoebe Go! We are so proud of you! Keep up the good work! Love Mommy and Daddy

Alexandra Heitner
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Keep up the wonderful work!! We love you. Love Mom and Dad

Alexandra Heitner
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Go go grace

Auntie
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Now you can read Abuela a story. Love you

GRISSEL NAVEDO
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GREAT JOB ON YOUR READING ACCOMPLISHMENTS !!

MOM
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Gabriel Blue
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Good Job Matteo Titi Nina is so proud of you !!!

Kathy Chiodi
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I love you so so much

Auntie Michelle
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Let's go John!

BRANDON RAMIREZ
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Keep it up Sebastian! We are so proud of you!

Jason Chan
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Jason Chan
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Keep up the Good work and striving for excellence Jackson your authenticly awesome Always rooting for you.

Chade Goodman
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Melissa Mancuso
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Great job Alice! Keep on reading! Keep up the good work!

Aunt Pat
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Theodore Terry
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Happy Reading, Loggie! You are such a bright little boy and auntie Susie is always so proud. Keep reading all the wonderful books out there. I wish you a bright future and a wonderful school year.

Susan Lee
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Keep it up Oliver, books are good friends to spend time with

Martha Nicolau
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Keep working hard Ollie! So proud of you! xoxo

Susanna Leung
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Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. Keep on reading!! Love you Abby!!

Sewkumari Deonarine
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How many books have you read so far? May be you can read me one when you see me next time.

David Tam
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Reading is good fun! Keep it up, Connor!

UN/UP
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Brian Pun
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Autumn, we are so proud of you! Keep reading to build your mind and feed your creativity. We love YOU!

Bella and PopPop Bellevue
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lisa lugo
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So proud of you - keep on reading!

Mema
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Go Kara Go! Read on!

Cindy C
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Good luck!! Uncle Craig

Craig Blenman
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So proud of you, and the love of stories and books! So immensely proud!!!! I want to support you always!

Givanni M Ildefonso
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Emily Arruda
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Bryan, go go go! U can do this!

Yu wei
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Great job, Grace! Keep on reading!

Jelly
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She is a very smart young little girl. Just like her old-but young in heart Grand Daddy and her beautiful and smart Grand Mother. Bless her and all of the participants.

Juan N Ildefonso Rios
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Doing a great job! Keep on reading :)

Helen Hu
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Vivien Fong
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Alice, we are so proud of you! It is wonderful that you love reading and have already read so many books. Love you!

Grammy and Pop
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Kaufman Ng
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Keep up the good work!

Anonymous
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Sheila Handler
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Juan Mendez
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Jackson, It’s so great that you love reading, and you’re helping your school out at the same time! I’m so proud of you! Love, Shanda

Shanda D. Ward
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Keep reading!

Anonymous
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Love you Jackson sweetie! Keep reading and learning !

Monica s casines
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Keep up the great work Blake!!!

Valence Thomas
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Sharon T Bradshaw
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We’re so proud of you, Mabel! We love you!

Mom and Dad
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Roselyne Venitucci
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Hi Loggie. Auntie Shirley is more than happy to support your enthusiasm for Reading $ Learning. Keep up the good work

Shirley Lee
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Jackson, you are making a great choice in working to become a master reader! I hope this donation helps you and others to reach your goal. Keep up the good work.

Genice "Aunty G"
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Proud of you Emma!

Nellie Ma
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Congratulations Spencer. I am so proud of you and all your accomplishments. I love you very much. Grammy

Grammy
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Hi Logan, Develop your love for reading and it will take you far!!! Love, Auntie Joanna

Joanna Jhung
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Janelle and Oren Gleich
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Go Billie! Try to finish every book there is. Then you'll really soak us for contributions.

Rabbi Mark Kaiserman
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Have fun reading, Logan!

Grace Cheung
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Love you!

Sharlena Brown
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Keep reading and dreaming my Big Boy! We love you to the moon and back! Stay focused and keep learning lots! Love you Arturo!

Rosemary Vargas
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Jackson you have the ability to achieve your goals the courage to pursue your dreams,and the faith to believe in His promise. Love you.

Patricia Blair
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So proud of my smart grandson

THOMAS GUYTON
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We’re rooting for you, Blake! Auntie Cali, Ava, and Uncle Buck

Calida Buckner
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Jackson, you got this! I can’t wait to hear all about the books you are going to read! Love Kim, Krumie, Kennedy, Jasmine and Jordyn.

Kimberly McKinsey-Mabry
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Princess, you will succeed and mommy will be supporting you in every step of the way.

Xiomara pimentel
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Mom is sooo proud of you!

Shantelle GUYTON
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Love you nephew

Michael Guyton
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Carol Guyton
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Keeping reading and learning Brandon

Danca Marinkovska
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Keep on reading Spencer. We love you. Grandma Teri

Theresa Williams
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Rachel Bass
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We love you ….. go Ollie

Amileya
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Celeste - keep up the good work and keep reading…

Carina Chen
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Way to read Oliver!

Michelle Alarcon
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Way to go super awesome kid!

Mom and Dad
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Go Brandon!

Anonymous
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Anonymous
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Never stop reading

Grandma
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Good luck Riley! Enjoy all the wonderful books. Keep reading. I love you! Love, Mommy

Melissa Lugo
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We love you celeste! Love, Zoe Uncle Graham and Auntie Sophia

Sophia Wu
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Read, read, read Emmett! Aunt Sophia is proud of you!

Sophia wu
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Deborah Horowitz
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Keep reading and keep up the good work!

Shinika Hunter
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Billie YOU are so AWESOME! Reading is the best lifetime gift you can give to yourself!!

Gena Bennett
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Keep enjoying your books!

Mommy
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Mercedes garcia
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EVELINA ALMEIDA
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Anonymous
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Anonymous
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Riley, Congratulations on supporting a great cause! Very proud of you. Keep on reading! I Love you, Dad

Jose Altamirano
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The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go.

Jason, Khim
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Go Mo! We can’t read yet but we’re super excited about your read-a-thon! Enjoy your literary adventures! Love your cousins Shoshie and Bea

Shoshie and Bea
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A $5 donation from each one of the Joseph’s!!. You are doing great things. Keep shooting for the stars. Love you Zoe

Monete grant
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Happy reading Bruce!

Sara J Page
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You got this ilanit!

Anna Yakubova
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Make us proud, Kenneth!

Joy Chiu
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Go Liya

Anuoluwapo Oyelola
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You are awesome and grandma loves you

Evangeline January
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Go Cooper!!! I hope you enjoy reading lots of new books!

annemarie goodman
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Good luck! You will do a great job. Auntie is rooting for you!

Emonena Eromon
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Happy Reading! Love Anabel and Cecily

Faye-Marie Moya
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Courtney lopez
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Love you!

Mom
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Love you!

Mom
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We are so proud of Bruce who reads with joy whenever possible! Even Godzilla movie subtitles! Love Grandma and Grandpa!!

Karen Lindholm-Rynkiewicz
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Go Mo!!! We hope this helps! Love, Cousins Ryan, Michelle, Everett, and Leanna

Michelle raskin
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We are so excited to support your reading, James! Read on!

Penny Smith
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Natalei, I know you will achieve your goal!! Keep up the Great work!! Big Hugs, Zoe

Joakima Proctor
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James Smith
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Grammy and Poppop
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Grammy and Poppop
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Way to go Mo! We’re so proud of you!

Aunt Leslie and Uncle Eddie
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I’m so proud of you

Ilene Hearst
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I’m so proud of you.

Ilene Hearst
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Go Mo… keep up the great reading!! We love you Janet and Andy

Janet Meyers
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Go Mo!! We’re so proud of you. Love paulene and Bobby (and Sammy too)

Paulene and Bobby
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Jessica Wolkiewicz
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We love seeing you get lost in your books! We're so proud of you! Keep it up! We love you!

Mommy
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John C Arruda
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We love you Nicky ! Keep reading!

Lorraine Arruda
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Jerry Chan
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I love to read too! Love, Aria

Aria Fougner
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Grammy and Mr. Silly, Mr. Topsy-Turvy, Mr. Sneeze and Dogman are all sooo proud of you and your reading

Grammy
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❤️❤️❤️

Samantha Brown
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We are so proud of you for learning how to read in Kindergarten. We love when you read to us. Love, hugs and kisses, Granddad and Bubbie

roberta mulkowsky
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Keep reading, Jeremy!!! We are so proud of you.

Mommy and Daddy
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Keep reading, Hayley!!! We are so proud of you.

Mommy and Daddy
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Read on Cameron, Books can expand your mind and build your imagination! Titi

Iris Puerto
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Kenneth have fun reading. From 公公

公公
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Kenneth read more. From Por Por.

婆婆
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Keep up the good work!

Dennishia (big sis)
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Good Luck Nephew!!

Gregory Turner
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Just keep reading, just keep reading, reading, reading, reading, reading! Love Mimi Bella<3

Isabella Montenegro
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Keep reading Brandon! We are so proud and impressed. Love, Mama Shaynie, Spencer and Carly

Lindsey Scharoff
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Beverly Turner
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Great job Reid! Keep learning more and more every day!

Marie Gillespie
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Proud of you buddy!! You can do it! Words are power.

Marie Gillespie
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Your love of reading is wonderful, Natalei! Keep finding joy in it, and you will be richly rewarded!

Jeannie S.
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Reading is the key to knowledge. Keep up the good work.

Sidney F Strauss
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Good luck Natalie! We’re proud of you! ❤️❤️

Noah Montenegro
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Dante - I’m so glad you love to read. By reading you learn so much and discover many good things in the world. I look forward to having you read to me when I get back from Puerto Rico. Te quiero mucho, Buela

Lydia Colon-Fores
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Christin K Miller
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Kirshe Martinez
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Dear Natalei, The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom... As you grow older I hope you'll find the greatest book ever written. Enjoy reading! Tita Beth

MARIBETH PASCUAL
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Para mi pintora favorita Sisi, sigue adelante con el gran don que tienes. Te amo.

Grace M González
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Keep reading, little one!

Anonymous
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Go, Ate Nuggets! Let reading take you to places!

Gabrielle Credo
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Go girl

Jocelyn Suanico
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Good luck James! You’ve got this

Joel
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Happy Readings!

GH
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Keep up the good work Nuggget❤️

Joy Credo
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We are proud of you.

GK
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We are proud of you.

GK
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Good luck Elizabeth!! love, Grandma Lois

Lois A Morris
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Princess Monkey — Glad you love to read! Have fun! Grandma and Grandpa

H Douglas Morgan
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Good luck Greta! This is a great cause and we’re so proud of you! Good luck!

Neddy
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Well done Vivienne! What a great idea! Good luck!

Neddy
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Reynaldo Gómez
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Good luck children!

Netta A McDaniel
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Great job Archie!

Carolyn H
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Good Luck Great Great Nephew… love you Aunt Boobie

Iris S Hall
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Noralba Gomez
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We are so proud of our super reader and his amazing school!

Nora Gomez-Strauss
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Keep on reading and enjoy Nugget!

Mary Jane D Montenegro
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Good luck Julia!

Ivan Vislocky
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James A Vespia
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Elizabeth So proud of you! Love, Granny J

Jean Firstenberg
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American Express
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Our Reading Champion!! So proud of you!!

Mimi and Zayde
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Read on JR!! So proud of you!!

Mimi and Zayde
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Nina Yang
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Go JR!

Michael H Samuels
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Go Elizabeth!

Grandy and Papa
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Go Chrystie! You can do it!

Chrystie’s Mom
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I love you my Bumble Bee! Keep up the good work- read a lot and dream big!

Rosemary Vargas
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Enjoy reading Greta - you can do it!

Louise Verga
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William Hunt
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Good luck Vivienne - you can do it!

Louise Verga
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Nathan, go go go!

YINGJIAO JIANG
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We are very proud of you and know that whatever goal you set that you will meet it as you love to read. Your world of imagination is everything. Love you, Grandma Debbie

Debra Cordova
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You can do Jackson, so proud of you.. Auntie G

Angelique Solomon
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Read Sasha Read

Anna Popova
$15

Chia-Chia Wang
$50

Sandra Morgan
$25

Anonymous
$25

EVELINA ALMEIDA
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Good luck Julian!

Renee Williams
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We are so proud of you Leia.

Alejandra Diaz
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Go JuJu!! Make yourself, mommy and daddy proud!

Juntel Sheard
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Go, Ruby, go!

Ashley Knight
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Susan Wu
$10
You gonna win!

Beijia Jia
$25
From Uncle Mikey

Michael Wisniowski
$25

Eddie Williams
$10

lulu HUANG
$25

Steve Maya
$25
From Uncle Mikey

Michael Wisniowski
$25
Keep reading!

Julie Martin
$25

Liliana Vislocky
$25
Enjoy Reading

Olivier Chadenat
$25

Alexis Cordova
$100
Good luck, James! Keep on reading!

Anonymous
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We are always very proud of you. Good luck We know you will help your school to be successful Love you Mamoo and Papa

Robert Nevitt and Lois Nevitt
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Go Reid!!

Sarah Kohl
$15
Go Theo!

Sarah Kohl
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Happy Reading! Keep up the good work!

Svetlana Goldvekht
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Lyra, choose your adventures and fill your well of curiosity through books. Read on! love, mama

Serena
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Aibery,I know you are a passionate reader and you love your fiction stories. Love you mommy

Marsida Guzia
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Go JuJu Dillard!

Evangeline Dillard Best ( Aunt Suzette)
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You can do it, Alan!

Catherine Lee
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Best of luck son with reaching you goal. I love you. Dad

Julius Dillard
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Hi Ethan we are so proud of you. Enjoy all your books and we will be encouraging you all the way. We love you so much. Hugs and kisses, Grandma and Grandpa

Debbie Culotta
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Jing Xu
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You did a great job . We are so proud of you!

Xiang Lin
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You are doing excellent Grace, keep up the good read!

Vivian
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Read to be more successful

Svetlana Khizkiyayeva
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Read on, read on, read on, read on, READ ON! READ ON! READ ON! READ ON!

Yi Zhang
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Add oil! Add oil! ❤️❤️

Anonymous
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Benji! I’m so proud of you! Keep reading, my sweet. Love, Aunt Jeni

Jeni Aron
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Keep up the good work!

Ho-Ming Chiu
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John J Aron
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We are very proud of you. Grandma and Grandpa will always support the arts. Good luck with your fundraising.

Grandma
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Happy reading Kenneth!

Amy Louk
$25

Visa
$50

Ingrid Mangum
$100
We believe in you and love you Juju! Keep Reading to us everyday!

Nana and Pop pop
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Wonderful stepping stone towards your success…you got this

Linda Hunt-White
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Athena, you are the best! Love you~~

Yaxin
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Keep up the excellent work 心心!❤️U

Anonymous
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I'm so proud of all your hard work! Keep challenging yourself. I can't wait to see your amazing reading skills! Love, Auntie Maya

MAYA BAXTER
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Keep striving and reaching for the stars Julian! There's nothing you can't do!! -Aunty Joanna

Joanna Garrick
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Reading is fundamental Nephew!!

Marcus Reid
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Oscar flechas
$25
Keep up the good work nephew!

Auntie CeCe
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Keep up the great work! Godmommy Wana is very proud of you xoxo

Shawana Soares
$25
We are so proud of you! Keep up the good work!

Rachel Morris
$25

Lia Murphy
$50
Mommy Loves you! Keep up the Reading!!!

Danielle Gadson
$100
Happy reading, Chloe!

Tat C Lau
$25
Good job reading Chloe!

Mommy
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You can do it sweetie i love u!

Susan Wu
$50

Ermira olli
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My nightly reading buddy! Go Dylan, go!

Lauren Tambini
$25

Denise Elia
$20

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