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October 4, 2012 in Washington Voices
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Zach Becker, left, and Sol Mezza laugh while perusing some of the new nonfiction books purchased with a $5,000 grant from the Laura Bush Foundation, Sept. 27, at North Pines Middle School library. The new books allowed for the retirement of hundreds of outdated books with an average copyright date of 1960.

Ashlee Zack, 13, thumbs through a book about Facebook at North Pines Middle School library.

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Brianna Moore-Read, 13, looks through one of the new nonfiction books purchased with a grant from the Laura Bush Foundation, Sept. 27, at North Pines Middle School library.