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Welcome to Book ‘Em North Carolina!

2020 Author Application

Multiple Award-Winning Event!

Winner of 2015 Better Carolina Award to Robeson Community College 

2015 Lucy Bramlette Patterson Award, General Federation of Women’s Clubs of North Carolina to Founder p.m.terrell

2014 Winner in The League for Innovation in Community College to Robeson Community College

2013 Francis B. Reid Award to the Friends of the Robeson County Public Library

2013 Francis Ashburn Honorable Mention Volunteer of the Year to Founder p.m.terrell

About Us

Book ‘Em returns Saturday, February 27, 2021!

The purpose of The Book ‘Em Foundation and this event is to raise public awareness of the link between high crime rates and high illiteracy rates. Proceeds from the Book ‘Em North Carolina book fair will go directly to increasing literacy in Robeson County, North Carolina and to reducing crime in the area.

For more information on Lumberton, visit these pages for information on everything you’ll want to know to plan your visit. Take some time and stay awhile – you’ll be glad you did!


Next event date: Saturday, February 27, 2021
Time: 9:30am-4pm
Location: Lumberton, NC Robeson Community College

Email: bookemnc@robeson.edu