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Project Lit Youngstown Writing Prompts


Join Project LIT Youngstown in participating in Project LIT Writing Prompts inspired by The Crossover, hosted by Project LIT Community


Share your work with us on Facebook and Instagram

@projectLITytown and @librarymahoningcounty

and on Twitter @projectLITytown and @PLYMC

Be sure to take a look at HMH Books official excerpt of the new

Graphic Novel Adaptation of The Crossover by Kwame Alexander 


Alex Harper is the Assistant Supervisor and Youth Services Team Leader for the Newport Unit of PLYMC.

She loves working with Tweens and Teens and providing school outreach. She runs Project LIT Youngstown, PLYMC’s chapter of Project LIT Community, a national grassroots literacy movement.

Alex wholeheartedly believes that books have the power to change the trajectory of one’s life and is committed to ensuring that all young people can find a book that represents their unique story.

When not working, she can be found creating bookish art, making things out of yarn, or eating ice cream.