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"Quest of the Keys:" Ouachita Parish Schools

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OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Ouachita Parish Schools will be the national pilot of the "Quest of the Key" book, and the author is a Ouachita Parish native.

The "Quest of the Keys" is a young adult fantasy fiction novel, to teach them the importance of developing personal character and life skills.

The Ouachita Parish Superintendent says they are proud to host the book because it meets the challenge of teaching character in public schools.

Author Scotty Sanders says the book teaches kids an important lesson.

Sanders says, "for kids to learn how to treat people with respect, learn that its not always about them; but how they can value and appreciate others. A big thing for me, is if kids can learn early on in their life, the importance of what their purpose is, what a difference it will make."

Schools in Texas, Arkansas, Indiana and Kentucky have also expressed interest in implementing this book.

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