Blog Archives

She’ll Be Coming Round the Mountain

first image in article

Dear First Book, Thank you for giving us the books. We really like them. You guys have the best books ever because my little sister loves these books. I like the ‘Nancy Drew Goes to Hollywood’ one. Your books are

Posted in Book Distributions, Book Recipients, Books & Reading, Impact Stories, Marketplace, National Book Bank, Teachers

First Book is Heading to Hawaii!

first image in article

As the 2009 winner of the What Book Got You Hooked? campaign, children in Hawaii will be receiving 50,000  new books this week, thanks to the more than 90,000 online votes cast by individuals across the state! The books from

Posted in Books & Reading, First Book Events

Kim Coco Iwamoto brings the Aloha Spirit to First Book!

first image in article

First Book offices were a flurry recently when surprise visitor Kim Coco Iwamoto of the Hawaii Board of Education dropped in on First Book’s DC headquarters to pay a visit to the staff members behind the books. There’s quite a

Posted in Books & Reading

Hawaii kids win 50,000 new books from First Book!

first image in article

With over 90,000 out of the nearly 290,000 votes cast, the winner of this year’s What Book Got You Hooked? campaign is Hawaii! Congratulations to the Aloha State! Programs serving kids in need in the state which are registered with

Posted in Books & Reading, First Book Events