Why Reach Out and Read Works
"I didn't realize how much my son could get out of me reading to him; I thought he was too young to be read to. Now story time is our favorite time!"
- Mother of Jason, age 1
brand-new books prescribed each year
primary care doctors and nurse practitioners and physician assistants
young children in need served annually
Today, February 7, marks the birthday of a true American treasure: Laura Ingalls Wilder. Her tales of life on the prairie, in the big woods, by the shores of Silver Lake have captivated children for generations, and so many mothers and fathers have whispered Mrs. Wilder's words to their littles to lull them to sleep at bedtime. As the February chill licks at the window, warm your heart with a book by this amazing woman.Learn More