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Easy, everyday, early literacy support

Browse Books

Browse our best books for children under 5, and get expert staff recommendations. Encouraging a love of books is a great way to help your child get ready for reading.

Tips for Parents

Sing throughout the day and make up your own silly songs to introduce new vocabulary.

Let's Get Ready for Reading!

Easy, everyday activities that you do with your child help to build important pre-reading skills.