A New York City private foundation is helping to promote early reading in Broome County.

The Broome County Public Library says 100 new children’s books, ranging from pre-kindergarten through early readers have been donated by the Brownstone Book Fund.

The program aims to promote children reading, the love of books and encouraging parents and children to read together.

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