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Monthly Book List: Our Five Favorite Books for August

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Our favorite books this August are sure to capture imaginations with beautiful illustrations, unconventional characters, and fascinating true stories. Read on to see the titles that hooked our book experts this month! For Pre-K –K (Ages 3-6): Who’s That?: Arctic

Posted in Book lists, First Book Favorites, Inside First Book, Our Recommendations

Welcome Back to School


There are still a few weeks of summer left, but now is the time to find everything you need to build an enriching environment for the kids in your school, class or program. First Book’s Back to School Hub is your

Posted in Books & Reading, For educators, How to Use First Book Resouces, Marketplace, Opportunities for You, Using the First Book Marketplace

Odds and Bookends: March 19

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Kids’ books: This ‘March Madness’ is literally playing by the book “School Library Journal is sponsoring a “Battle of the Kids’ Books.” Patterned after the wildly popular NCAA March Madness, the “Battle of the Kids’ Books” pits 16 topnotch children’s

Posted in Authors & Illustrators, Books & Reading, Literacy Links and Articles