Academy Adventure wins Bookman's Reading ChallengePosted: Updated:
The students at the Academy Adventures Primary School won the fourth annual Bookman's Reading Challenge by reading more then 27,000 books from January 1 to March 31.
The reward for the kindergarten through fifth grade students, $15,000.
The idea behind the contest was to encourage literacy among school age children in Arizona. Students statewide read more than a million books.