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Tom Warth, founder of Books for Africa, talks with students at St. Paul City School in St. Paul, Minn. about reading and getting books into African students' hands Monday, April 21, 2014. Warth is leading a three-day walk from Taylors Falls, Minn. to the state Capitol starting Friday, April 25, 2014 to raise money for Books for Africa. Credit: Jeffrey Thompson/MPR News

For Books For Africa founder, a journey that speaks volumes

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Tom Warth once came upon a school library in Uganda that held nearly everything a library could want, except books.

"It had a card file, it had a librarian, it had tables with students around them, and bookcases," he recalled. "But it had no books."

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