Join Story Monsters Ink's campaign to promote literacy at home and in the classroom!


The number of American children who say they love reading books for fun has dropped almost 10% in the last four years, according to a US study, with children citing the pressure of schoolwork and other distractions. (https://www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jan/09/decline-children-reading-pleasure-survey

Join Story Monster's campaign to get kids #caughtreading — It's an easy and a fun way to promote literacy!

  1. Use the hashtag #caughtreading and post a photo of your child(ren) reading. Make sure you tag Story Monsters (@storymonsters) and we will share on our social media pages!

  2. Send us a short video of your childr(ren) reading in the living room, in the car, on the beach … wherever you “catch” them reading! Video submissions must be accompanied by a signed release form. We'll post the video on our YouTube channel and social media pages.


SUBSCRIBE to the Story Monsters Ink channel on YouTube!


Send your #caughtreading photos to Cristy Bertini and we might publish them in an upcoming issue of Story Monsters Ink!