Runs from February 1 to May 28
More Info: orl.bc.ca/teen-read-woke
The Challenge: Grow your wokeness and win prizes by reading outstanding books by diverse authors. Get insight from stories about race, ability, social injustice, LGBTQ and more. Are you up for the challenge?
Participate by picking up a Read Woke Brochure at the Downtown Kelowna, Vernon or Salmon Arm library branches.
What’s a Woke Book?
-Challenges a social norm
-Seeks to challenge the status quo
-Gives voice to the voiceless
-Provides information about a group that has been disenfranchised
-Has a protagonist from an underrepresented or oppressed group