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For Educators, Impact Stories, Our Partners

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Magic Tree House Collection

This year is the 30th anniversary of Mary Pope Osborne’s beloved Magic Tree House series. The incredibly popular series, published by Penguin Random House, has sold over 143 million books worldwide and includes over one hundred titles. Those titles include the… Read More
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Focus on First Book, For Educators, Our Partners

Resources to Support Educators in These Unprecedented Times

This school year looks different than any other and that can be stressful and worrisome for both educators and students alike. Educators of kids in need are facing their greatest challenge yet as the pandemic worsens existing barriers to education.  Earlier this year, we distributed a First Book Research &… Read More