About

Improve your child’s future by reading with them every day!


Books Beginning at Birth is a statewide program that provides young children and their families access to books and resources to support the development of early literacy skills and foster a love of reading.

  • Once enrolled, children may receive FREE print books delivered to their home twice a year until they turn age 5.

Apply now online or call our toll free number at (888) 952-9572 to sign up by phone. (Supplies are limited and preference is given to children living in Texas Opportunity Zones).

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Please use our web form to submit a request. 


Milestones

73716

Children Served

507271

Caregiver Views

207399

Books Delivered


See where we’ve served families and children so far: 

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This program is made possible in part through the Texas Reading Initiative-Birth to Kinder
of the Texas Education Agency, RFA #701-21-121; SAS #583-22.

 


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