The Little Free Library Movement is a kind of amazing grass-roots effort. When you go on the website, you'll see that their mission is:
Here's how it's described in a recent newspaper article:
The book-sharing movement began about a year ago in Wisconsin and is creating ripples of goodwill in neighborhoods.
The two men who started the Little Free Library are Rick Brooks, 64, and Todd Bol, 56.
Maybe in a few years, the Little Free Libraries will be remembered as just another fad.
(Seattle Times 7/12/12)