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 Early Literacy

Our Recommended Reads


Kids Catalog


Check out our storytimes calendar for December

Due to space limitations, groups with eight or more children should call ahead to see if they can be accommodated in drop-in storytimes. Thank you.



The Books from Birth program is designed to get books into the homes and hands of every young child in Prince George’s County.  Find out more here


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Encouraging Early Literacy

Beginning at birth and during your child’s early years, crucial connections are formed and strengthened in the brain through repeated playful, loving, and stimulating experiences. Each time you read a story, tickle a belly, sing a song, or play peek-a-boo, connections are made between brain cells. Repetition makes the connections stronger, so sing that song again!



Additional Resources

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ABCmouse.com helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more.

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Discover favorite books and apps matched to your child's age and interest on Beanstack!

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Overdrive has many popular children's and teen's books in eBook and downloadable audiobook formats. 10 items can be checked out at a time.


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