Laura and Jenna Bush read to students

HOUSTON First Lady Laura Bush and her daughter Jenna read their new book, "Read All About It" to second graders at Bell Elementary School. The event is part of a new effort to distribute a million dollars worth of new books to students nationwide.

Every student at Bell Elementary got a new book to take home.

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