Raising Readers promotes early childhood literacy and a love of reading by giving books to Maine children at birth and at well child visits through age five.

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Impact:

  • 2.8MILLION BOOKS GIVEN AT BIRTH & WELL CHILD VISITS
  • 340MAINE HOSPITALS & MEDICAL PRACTICES
  • 270,000CHILDREN REACHED
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Featured Book: Baby Bear Counts One

Baby Bear Counts One

3 years

Fall has arrived in Baby Bear’s forest, and the woods are teeming with animals busily preparing for winter.  How many animals?  Count along from one to ten with Baby Bear as he and ... Read More »

Help! My Child Interrupts Me When I Try to Read Aloud!

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  When we asked parents to share with us the most challenging aspects of reading aloud to their children, having children constantly interrupt with comments, questions, or attempts to “read” along were a common complaint. Parents, we hear you! It’s extremely frustrating to have a child ... Read More »

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