Shawnee Mission East sophomore Emery Uhlig, 15, has rounded up 60 volunteers, 16 literary celebrities, an entire library, and multiple food trucks in organizing LitUp, a youth book festival she hopes will inspire even non-readers.
Shawnee Mission East sophomore Emery Uhlig, 15, has rounded up 60 volunteers, 16 literary celebrities, an entire library, and multiple food trucks in organizing LitUp, a youth book festival she hopes will inspire even non-readers. Anne Kniggendorf Special to The Star
Shawnee Mission East sophomore Emery Uhlig, 15, has rounded up 60 volunteers, 16 literary celebrities, an entire library, and multiple food trucks in organizing LitUp, a youth book festival she hopes will inspire even non-readers. Anne Kniggendorf Special to The Star

Shawnee Mission East sophomore aims to get her generation LitUp about reading

April 23, 2018 08:30 AM