Heaven's, I certainly hope not. In a perfect world, our first book would be read to us while we were cradled in our mother's arms, not more than a few days old.
We do not live in a perfect world. We do, however, live in a world filled with people with very good intentions.
Mission: First Book provides new books to children in need addressing one of the most important factors affecting literacy – access to books.
Achievement: Now, nearly 20 years later, First Book has delivered more than 65 million books to programs serving children in need across the
You might stop by their site and see what you can do to help. You might already help in your own hometown. If not this organization, then you can certainly find a dozen more like it. But this year, do something to encourage the joy and empowerment of reading.