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.

Impact:

  • 2.5MILLION BOOKS GIVEN AT BIRTH & WELL CHILD VISITS
  • 359MAINE HOSPITALS & MEDICAL PRACTICES
  • 250,000CHILDREN REACHED
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Featured Book: My Big Word Book

My Big Word Book

12 months

First-word board books are perfect for busy toddlers and parents to share together. These big sturdy board pages contain bright, bold photographs of all kinds of things toddlers will be f... Read More »

Bring a Winter Story to Life this Season: Take It Outside!

Children's Books

With cold weather finally upon us and snow in the forecast, there is nothing like curling up with a soft, fluffy blanket and a good story about animals in the snow. Wondering what winter story to read? Try one of our favorite winter read-alouds the next time you and your young children... Read More »

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