VISION: That children in every family have their own books at home so that they may become better readers, perform better in school and do better in life.
MISSION: Big Rig Books is a mobile literacy outreach initiative focused on fostering recreational reading beyond the classroom by encouraging reading and providing books for children and families in economically challenged, underserved communities and underperforming schools.
My students were delighted to be able to choose a nearly new book from your wide range of interests and topics. The truck part just makes it that much neater for them! Every year we enjoy this experience immensely, and are thankful you continue to visit. Keep up all the good work, you're changing lives,…
4th grade teacher at Prairie Oak Elementary
Franklin Park Elementary would like to thank you for your visit in November. It is so wonderful that all of our students received a book to tak ehome. I was so tickled to see students reading their chosen book before school the very next morning! As a reading coach, there isn't much more that can…