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R.A. Dickey gets a surprise hug from a (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey gets a surprise hug from a kindergarten student. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey talks to kids in Harlem

R.A. Dickey spoke to students at the DREAM Charter School in Harlem as part of National Family Literacy Month. Dickey read to students, showed them how to throw a knuckleball and helped deliver more than 1,200 books to the school.

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in yourself. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in themselves and how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey gets a surprise hug from a
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey gets a surprise hug from a kindergarten student. (Nov. 26, 2012)

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R.A. Dickey prepares to read to kindergarten students.
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey prepares to read to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26,
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26,
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

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R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26,
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26,
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey is surrounded by kindergarten students. (Nov.
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey is surrounded by kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in themselves and how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey shows kindergarten students how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

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R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26,
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey reads to kindergarten students. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in yourself. (Nov. 26, 2012)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

R.A. Dickey talks to students about believing in themselves and how to throw a knuckleball. (Nov. 26, 2012)

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