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Hillsboro reads 'Spare Parts'

COURTESY IMAGE - Hillsboros second annual community-wide reading event, Hillsboro Reads takes place Sept. 12 through Oct. 15. This years book is  Spare Parts, by Joshua Davis. The true story of four Mexican-American teens from an impoverished neighborhood in Phoenix who, against all odds, win a national NASA-sponsored robotics competition, the book examines the difficulties of these young immigrants in the context of the societal systems they overcame. On Sunday, Sept. 18, the community is invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and kick off Hillsboro Reads 2016. The party will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. at Shute Park Library, 775 S.E. Tenth Ave. Una Voz, the Hillsboro School District Mariachi Band,will perform and churros will be served. More events will be scheduled later in September.
Hillsboro's second annual community-wide reading event, Hillsboro Reads takes place Sept. 12 through Oct. 15. This years book is "Spare Parts", by Joshua Davis. The true story of four Mexican-American teens from an impoverished neighborhood in Phoenix who, against all odds, win a national NASA-sponsored robotics competition, the book examines the difficulties of these young immigrants in the context of the societal systems they overcame.

On Sunday, Sept. 18, the community is invited to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and kick off Hillsboro Reads 2016.



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