The Charleston County Sheriff's Office in South Carolina will be hosting their 1st Annual Book 'Em Event on Saturday, May 24, 2008. Book' Em will take place at Wando High School in Mt. Pleasant, SC. Book 'Em originated in Waynesboro, VA in 2004. They will be holding their 5th Annual Book 'Em on Saturday, October 18, 2008.You can visit their Book 'Em pages by visiting www.bookemfoundation.org.
This ground-breaking Book Fair highlighting the connection between illiteracy and high crime rates features dozens of authors who will be signing their books and giving talks on writing, the publishing industry, and other topics of interest throughout the day.