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
young children in need served annually
'Tis the season! Lights are bright, snow may be falling, and there's no better time to curl up with a good book. As the days grow shorter, and the nights longer, grab a warm blanket and a favorite book and read to your little one. In the words of Emilie Buchwald, "Children are made readers in the laps of their parents".Learn More