Author Archives: Melanie Boyer

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Our Bookshelf

Great Children’s Books for Adults

Authored by Caitlyn Maltese on October 12, 2017. Updated on May 17, 2018. Children’s books are not just for children. As educators and program leaders, children’s and young adult books can be an essential tool to help you learn how to connect with the children you serve. By reading… Read More
Focus on First Book, For Educators

Thank You to Our Educators Serving Kids in Need

By Carey M. Palmquist, senior vice president for eCommerce at First Book Imagine waking up every morning as a teacher in a Title I school.   You’re doing this because you want to. I mean…right? You had this incredible notion of giving back, of mentoring, of profoundly… Read More
Nick Lachey, First Book, and Pizza Hut surprise elementary students with a pizza party.
Our Partners

Talking Books – and Pizza – with Pizza Hut’s Natasha Collins

First Book recently spoke with Natasha Collins, social impact manager for Pizza Hut. Through April 22, Pizza Hut: The Literacy Project – the company’s global commitment to literacy – and First Book are partnering to enable access to books and educational resources, empower teachers, and inspire… Read More
Our Bookshelf

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Movements are born from the stories we share. On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination, we remember his legacy and share stories inspired by his amazing life. We remember the movements that changed the world as we know it, and use these histories to continue to create… Read More