First Book

Equal access to quality education for children in need

Authors and Illustrators in Action

Authors and illustrators influence and inspire kids in need every day. In addition to their creative contributions, they raise awareness and funds to support literacy and education in their local communities and across the country. Check out some of the ways authors and illustrators impact the lives of children in need and the educators who support them through First Book.

Are you an author or illustrator who believes in equal access to quality education? Start making a difference today by joining Authors and Illustrators in Action.

As part of Authors and Illustrators in Action, you will:

  • Support First Book’s mission to get books and educational resources into the hands of kids in need
  • Connect schools and community programs with ongoing access to books and other educational resources
  • Be the first to know about exciting opportunities to change lives through First Book

Are you ready to take action?