The correlation between exposure to spoken language and print materials during the first five years of life with future academic success is well documented.

By age 4, children from low-income families will have heard 30 million fewer words than children from higher-income families.

In middle-income neighborhoods the ratio of books per child is 13 to 1, in low-income neighborhoods, the ratio is 1 age-appropriate book for every 300 children.

Primary Book Club is committed to supporting non-profit organizations that administer early literacy and language development programs for children.

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