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Children Lit

Childrenslit.com is a website produced by the Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database Company to provide reliable one search access to all important and relevant information about Pre K-12 media of all types, including reviews from respected publications for those professionals who work with Pre K-12 media.


Fran Avni

An incredible songwriter who produces songs that are not only fun and entertaining but teach and allow practice on early phonological awareness skills. recordings for kids


Stacey Kannenberg / Cedar Valley Publishing

Stacey Kannenberg is an author, publisher, motivator, consultant, spokesperson and MOM.  As the "Get Ready to Learn Mom", Stacey is a nationally renowned education expert and award winning author with an expertise in children’s education, and “Mom-entrepreneurship”.  She is the co-author of the award winning and state approved, Let's Get Ready series with Let’s Get Ready For Kindergarten! and Let’s Get Ready For First Grade!


Pegi Ballenger

Children's literature illustrator and artist.




International Reading Association is a nonprofit professional organization for those involved in teaching reading to learners of all ages.



Jumpstart is a national non-profit organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed).


Literacy Connections

Literacy Connections provides a wealth of information on reading, teaching and tutoring techniques, ESL literacy, and adult literacy. We recommend resources that are useful for teachers, volunteers, and directors of literacy programs.


Mem Fox

Mem Fox, author and international literacy consultant.



Reading Rockets is a national multimedia project offering resources and information about how young children learn to read and how caring adults can help.  It’s sister website,


ColorinColorado.org is a bilingual site designed families and educators of English Language Learners.


The Diva Toolbox

A New Way of Looking at Reading Aloud with Your Child.


The Reading Tub

The Reading Tub, a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting reading and literacy.



Interesting Nonfiction for Kids Thinktank