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An Inaugural Ball… First Book Style

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Millions of people flooded Washington, D.C. this weekend to catch a glimpse of our new President and take part in inauguration celebrations across the city – and First Book was no exception.  I was fortunate to attend the “Every Child

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African Diaspora Inaugural Ball Brings Books to Kids

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At First Book we imagine a world one day where programs serving children in need have everything they need to engage the children in the power of books, and can release them into the world as successful participants in our

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Letters from the White House: Launching a New Generation of Letter Writers!

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Introduce young readers and writers to one of the most personal and meaningful ways to communicate—with Letters from the White House, a national creative writing contest from the National Children’s Book and Literacy Alliance, Reading Rockets, and To enter

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