In each episode, host LeVar Burton introduces a children's book that is then read in its entirety. The series first aired in 1983.
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb): Reading Rainbow
Credits, message boards, awards, and nominations.
PBS Kids: Reading Rainbow
Features activities, games, book reviews, young authors' and illustrators' stories, and information on the host.
Reading Rainbow Index of Programs
Program descriptions and activity suggestions for many books featured on the show.
Reading Rainbow official website
Home of the television series and 2014 apps. Includes videos, downloads, and community.
TV.com: Reading Rainbow
Show overview, episode guide, and user reviews.
Victoria Advocate: "Reading Rainbow" fights for survival
In a plea for the life of "Reading Rainbow," host LeVar Burton returned to a familiar setting: the stage where he picked up the PBS show's seventh Emmy Award for best children's television series. Associated Press article.
Forbes.com: "'Reading Rainbow' Closes Kickstarter Campaign At Over $5.4 Million"
Article on the successful 2014 Kickstarter campaign to reboot the program as an iPad and Kindle Fire app. (July 03, 2014)
Last update:June 25, 2015 at 1:35:37 UTC