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Mt. Carmel novel festival promotes classical lit

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On Friday, the students of Mt. Carmel School held their 1st Annual Favorite Author and Novel Festival. 

"Each of our middle school students picked their favorite author, we have a very strong reading program here at Mt. Carmel, and from their favorite author, they were to select one of his or her novels," Mike Phillips chair of the school's alumni association said.

Students presented and advocated for their favorite authors. The overall goal, according to Phillips, is to encourage students to read classical literature. He hopes events like this will help produce readers that love to read and love to learn.

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