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 »

Using Books to Build Knowledge

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Anything you read as an adult requires you to use what you know about the world to understand it. You might apply your knowledge of baseball rules to reading sports news. Or, you might use your own emotional experiences to understand those of characters in a novel. When you don’t have any... Read More »

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