In this Dec. 1, 2015 photo, a copy of the book “Sweet Pea & Friends: The SheepOver,” sits on a shelf at The Flying Pig bookstore in Shelburne, Vt. What started out as a vividly photographed self-published children's book by John and Jennifer Churchman is hitting it big in the publishing world just in time for Christmas. (AP Photo/Wilson Ring)

Promoting Literacy in Austin

AUSTIN, Minn. – It’s an effort to encourage reading and promote literacy in a local community. April will be known as Literacy Month in Aust…