Book challenge

Preschoolers, kindergartners and first-graders at Dorn School in Hickory Hills are competing in a book-reading challenge through Feb. 22 with the hope of winning more books. Preschool students Leyan Mahmoud (front, from left), Paulina Kozub and Muath Alayan; kindergarteners Colin Kramer (middle, from left), Tomas Novikas and Izabela Mietus; and first-graders Rudy Duncan (back, from left), Michael McCann and Gabriela Drazek are all competing in the challenge.