PlaBook is an innovative reading technology that uses artificial intelligence, natural language processing, and speech recognition to help children learn to read. PlaBook (1) is the first AI powered digital avatar reading assistant. (2) It automates reading assessments such as oral reading fluency, dyslexia screening, running records, comprehension, and phonemic awareness. (3) provides a high-quality reading practice that fuels growth: Reading quizzes monitor comprehension, while literacy skills and vocabulary quizzes extend student learning and build skills mastery. (4) provides AI powered dashboards that generate smart insights for teachers, parents, and students.