Books Beginning at Birth is a statewide program that provides young children and their families access to books and resources to support the development of early literacy skills and foster a love of reading.

  • With a focus on young children residing in Texas Opportunity Zones, families may receive three FREE print books sent to their homes from birth to age 4.

Apply now online or call our toll free number at (888) 952-9572 to sign up by phone.



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This program is made possible in part through the Texas Reading Initiative-Birth to Kinder
of the Texas Education Agency, RFA #701-21-121; SAS #583-22.


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