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
Learn more about Raising Readers »

Books & Blogs: News from Raising Readers

Featured Book: Down on the Farm

Down on the Farm

18 months

Simple rhyming text describes the sounds and activities of animals during a day on the farm.

... Read More »

Take Your Child to the Library Day

Community Partners

Take Your Child to the Library Day celebrations take place in February– a great opportunity to check out your local, public library with your child. Take your child to the library is also Raising Readers Resolution #4 for 2017! Did you know that most local libraries offer free story... Read More »

Stay in touch with us!

Enter your email to join our email list! You'll receive our quarterly newsletter, with the latest resources from Raising Readers, updates on our books and authors, and other information!