Raising Readers Backpacks

Raising Readers Backpacks are themed kits filled with books, toys, music CDs and DVDs designed for children and their caregivers. You'll learn more about how to use talking ,reading, writing, singing, and playing to help your child develop important early literacy skills, and have fun along the way!

Click on any theme below to place a backpack on hold. It will be delivered to the branch of your choice, where you can pick it up and check it out for a three-week period. Click on the tip sheet for any theme for ideas for helping your child develop skills used for reading.