May 13-19, 2013 is Children’s Book Week. Celebrate the joy of reading with a child!

Children's Book WeekEstablished in 1919, Children’s Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Every year, commemorative events are held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores, homes — wherever young readers and books connect!  Children’s Book Week is administered by Every Child A Reader, a 501(c)(3) literacy organization dedicated to instilling a lifelong love of reading in children.

At Back to Basics, we believe every week should be Children’s Book Week. That’s why, in 2011, Back to Basics Learning Dynamics together with the Delaware-based literacy organization Success Won’t Wait, launched the “Reading is Basic Program.” Since then the program …