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Todd Parr Book Match in June!

Todd Parr’s children’s books and ToddWorld television show are great for communicating complex emotions with young children—and his books are always on our wishlist. The coronavirus pandemic has brought a spike in interest in Todd’s books, while at the same time so…

COVID-19 Rapid Response Campaign

Share your love of books and support equity in literacy by sharing our GoFundMe Campaign and donating the cost of your favorite children’s book or whatever you can afford for our COVID-19 Rapid Response — every dollar helps. Since the citywide…

Our rapid response to the pandemic

Since San Francisco’s shelter-in-place order was announced on March 16, the Children’s Book Project has acted quickly to support the needs of our most vulnerable families. Within 3 days, we distributed over 3,000 free books to children at SF emergency childcare…

More Books Given Away in 2019!

Readers thrive when books act as both mirrors and windows, reflecting children’s experiences and offering windows into different worlds. We’re grateful for all the literacy heroes who made 2019 our best year ever for giving unlimited, high-interest books to children…