A Call For Children’s Books in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina

As you know, the Reading Tub, Inc. is partnered with Be the Star You Are!(tm), a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to serving youth at-risk by empowering them through literacy. I just received word today that Be the Star You Are!(tm) is shipping books to the Hurricane Katrina Relief Centers in the south. They have received numerous requests for MORE children’s books. If you have titles from your personal libraries, collections of review books, or Out-of-Print stocks, why not send them to a child in need? Everyone has been talking about how important football is, because it’s a form of entertainment that helps people “escape” for just a few hours. Books for kids can do all that … and more. Send me … Read more

Due to technical difficulties related to receiving Email on the Reading Tub(tm) Web site, we were unable to receive bids for the Book Auction for the My Grandma and Me series of picture books by Janet Mary Sinke. In the interest of fairness, we are asking that all bids be re-submitted. Click here to review the Book Auction offerings and place your bid. Thanks in advance, and our apologies for the inconvenience. Terry This work by Reading Tub is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 US License

The Ring Around the Tub

Welcome to Scrub-a-dub-Tub, the Reading Tub’sTM new blog! We take great pride in the fact that we don’t clutter your inbox with “stuff” much beyond The Wash Rag, our quarterly newsletter. Still, from time-to-time we find tidbits of information and have some news and don’t want to wait three months. You must opt-in to receive our updates (we’re not planning on more than two a month, and only when news warrants it!). Becoming a Registered Reader doesn’t automatically sign you up for this service. So please let us know your preferences. We look forward to having you jump in the Tub with us! This work by Reading Tub is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 US License … Read more