CHICAGO – Caleb Green loves to read, so he decided he was going to read 100 books in one day. After every 10 books, he was going to celebrate with a dance.
His parents streamed his feat on Facebook Live. Caleb's father, Sylus Green, said at first he had a gut reaction to talk him down, but Caleb persisted and taught his dad an important lesson.
"I learned to just dream bigger and I am going to set unrealistic goals for myself this coming year," the proud father told Chicago's ABC affiliate 7 Eyewitness News. "And I'm going to be inspired by Caleb to not quit on him and just push through it."
Whoa this is crazy!!! Caleb wants to read 100 books today! Here we go!!! Help cheer him on!!!! #calebreads100Posted by Sylus Green on Saturday, December 9, 2017
Break is over. We left off on 35. We are trying to get to 50 books before the pizza gets here!!!! Let's see how many more he can knock out on his way to 100!!! Please share and help me cheer him on! #calebreads100Posted by Sylus Green on Saturday, December 9, 2017
Our superhero/dancing machine is finishing strong he is on book 84!!! Join us for the last 10 as we count down!!! #calebreads100 #Brijchicago #LoveblackPosted by Sylus Green on Saturday, December 9, 2017