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Reading + books

Authors who visit schools: by state
Pizza Hut
1-800-4 BOOK-IT (426-6548)
Great program to encourage reading.
Read, search and annotate great works of literature by authors such as Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare and more.
Mary Cash
Box 8139
Newark, DE 19714-8139
(302) 731-1600, ext. #221
Fax (302) 731-1057
E-mail: mcash@reading.org
Choices Booklists; Download 300 titles. Also view their publications.
Page of links to the humor in the English language.
Information on specific authors by period of American history from Colonial days to the present.
1201 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 833-4000
Learn about Read Across America spokespeople, sponsors, events and books.
1929 Kenny Rd., Suite 100
Columbus, OH 43210-1069
(614) 292-7111
Fax (614) 292-4404
Check out this program targeting at-risk first graders.
Help kids learn to read with practical advice, important research findings, best book suggestions and more.
Mountcastle Company
One Annabel Lane
Suite 214
San Ramon, CA 94583
(925) 830-8655
Teach your child to read before kindergarten.
It says there are 345,935,040 different stories ideas. It's a hoot and bound to keep kids exploring new words and ideas.
Find favorites listed alphabetically.
1-800-LEARNER
A 13-hour video series.