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:

  • 2.9MILLION BOOKS GIVEN AT BIRTH & WELL CHILD VISITS
  • 330MAINE HOSPITALS & MEDICAL PRACTICES
  • 280,000CHILDREN REACHED
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Featured Book: Everybunny Dance!

Everybunny Dance!

24 months

This whimsical celebration of movement will have children jumping out of their seats to dance, play, and sing with these cheerful bunnies—and one not-so-scary fox. Everybunny is invited to jo... Read More »

What is Informational Text for Young Children? (And How to Share It!)

Children's Books

Informational Text for Young CHildren The benefits of reading to children are so many, from building language and literacy skills, to supporting social emotional development, strengthening relationships with caregivers, and of course, inspiring a lifelong love of books. Oftentimes when we... Read More »

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