New York, NY, December 5, 2010—Day By Day Entertainment’s award-winning graphic novelist Percy Carey announced today that he has joined the 2010 Adopt-A-School program, an initiative of the Association of American Publishers (AAP). The week-long event, staged in cooperation with the New York City Department of Education and the Children’s Book Council, matches authors and celebrated personalities with New York City public schools during the week of December 6-10. The goal of the event is to inspire a love of books and reading in students.
“It’s a great honor to be a part of the Adopt-a-School program. I hope my participation inspire others to support this wonderful program.” says Carey.
Mr. Carey will be reading from his graphic novel, SENTENCES: THE LIFE OF MF GRIMM, to seventh and eighth graders at IS347 School of Humanities in Brooklyn. The book’s publisher, Random House, has donated 40 copies of Mr. Carey’s book to the students of IS347, as well as copies of a guide to comic book design.
If you would like more information about Percy Carey or Day By Day Entertainment, please contact TKeyFye@gmail.com. If you would like more information about the Adopt-a-School program, please contact Becca Worthington at email@example.com.