Apply by June 10!  Applications close June 11 for scheduled updates.

Free books delivered to your door to help young readers.

Applying is easy

Help your child develop their reading skills with free books and reading activities from Florida's New Worlds Reading Initiative.

Choose what types of books your child would like to read.

Select your language: English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, or braille.

Receive a new book and reading activities in the mail each month for free through fifth grade!

Grow reading confidence with fun and practical supporting activities.

Build a personalized home library based on your child’s interests.

Help your child practice reading skills and have fun doing it.

Mails a new book to each eligible enrolled K-5 grade student in Florida each month for free.

Helps students build a personalized library based on their interests.

Provides families with practical, supporting materials that build reading confidence.

Reinforces the science of reading strategies.

Supports each student to successfully launch their reading skills and develop a love of reading.

Specialized book titles include English, Spanish, and Haitian Creole language formats.

Who can join?

Program Eligibility

1

Any Florida VPK student who is not yet meeting age-appropriate standards according to FAST Star Early Literacy.

2

OR any K-5th grade student in Florida in a public or district-sponsored charter school who is not yet reading on grade level.

Not sure if your child is reading below grade level? Contact your child’s teacher.

Not sure if your child is reading on grade level? Contact your child’s teacher.

Applying is Easy!

Let us know about your reader's school and what type of books they like. Provide school information and choose topics your child may be interested in exploring.

Books and reading resources will arrive in the mail to the shipping address you provide throughout the school year.