Kerri Kaplan stands next to a small library she has in her front yard in Phoenix, Arizona. (AP)
Mrs. Kaplan is a fifth grade teacher. She built this in her front yard so people could borrow books while the libraries were closed. (AP)
Volunteers choose books for Christine Reynolds to carry in a mobile library she started after the library closed. (AP)
A little free library sits in Bend, Oregon. (AP)
Across the United States, people report a jump in people using the tiny popups known as little free libraries. (AP)
Lots of kids and grownups like to read books. Libraries closed when we had to stay at home.
Clever people went to work. They built little free library boxes in their front yards. That made many others happy.