Taylor Swift has donated 6,000 volumes to the Reading, Pennsylvania library, Taylor grew up in Wyomissing. Librarians unveiled the donation on Thursday, Taylor partnered with publisher Scholastic Inc. to donate the books for children & young adults. Reading is a struggling city 50 miles northwest of Philadelphia.
Her reps told library officials she wanted to help economically troubled libraries. Librarians say Swift’s books will be marked with a white star on the spine and a sticker inside. They say they hope Swift’s popularity will motivate more children & teens to read.