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Local reader’s Little Library expands options for bookworms


July 18, 2017

MARY KOCH’S Little Library at 4502 Long St. offers a receptacle for giving and taking free books.

It doesn’t matter where she goes.

When she finishes one book, reading addict Mary Koch can quickly find another, and now she’s contributing to the cause with the creation of a “little lending library” in front of her house.

She invites everyone to take a book or leave a book from her box, located at 4502 Long St., the north side of the street.

She discovered the concept when she spotted a little library in Brownsville.

“I stopped and looked at it,” she said. Then she looked the idea up online. After a little research online, she was ready to build hers.

Her effort is the se...

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