Behind the Book’s (BtB) mission is to inspire New York City public school students to love reading by bringing accomplished authors and their books into classrooms and creating rich, innovative literacy programs. Our programs take place in underserved public schools, are part of the class curricula and meet the Common Core Learning Standards.
As readers of this blog probably know, every summer we run a reading series at different corporate... read more
After several months of authors visits, dozens of broken pastels and BtB pencils reduced to stubs,... read more
Last Saturday, our Program Intern Stephanie Rosenfeld, hosted a Behind the Book fundraiser at her... read more