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A contribution from will give students participating in Sylvan Learning Foundation’s Book Adventure an added bonus. Book Adventure is a free online reading incentive program with made-for-kids technology designed to keep students engaged and motivated to read. At, children in grades K-8 create personalized book lists from over 4,000 recommended titles, take quizzes on the books they’ve read off-line and earn prizes. At Book Adventure’s Prize Vault, will provide $5 gift certificates redeemable for online merchandise. Visit or for more information.

This article originally appeared in the 12/01/1999 issue of THE Journal.