The Manhattan hospital’s far-reaching implementation of this early literacy initiative, in which pediatricians hand out books to babies and young children during checkups, is changing lives.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics has announced a new policy that tells parents read to their children from birth in order to help close the achievement gap.
Author Libba Bray and SLJ Reviews Assistant Editor, Shelley Diaz at The Diviners BookExpo America party.