Give the Gift! 10 Ways to Raise a Lifetime Reader

SKU: 9418


by Matthew Gollub; illustrated by Larry Nolte

Give the gift that lasts a lifetime—encourage a child to read for fun! Reading at home greatly improves a child’s chances to succeed in life. But how can busy adults—parents, grandparents, extended family and friends—get kids to WANT to read on their own?

This entertaining picture book for grown-ups brims with practical hints that include:

  • finding time to read with kids at home and on the go
  • making kids of all ages EXCITED about reading
  • providing plenty of books at home no matter how tight your budget
  • limiting the time that children spend on video games and TV
  • eye-opening facts about the benefits of reading
  • These powerful ideas are presented in a delightful comics-style format that’s easy to read. Whether you’re a teenage parent or a parent with teens—or ANYONE who cares about young people—try these suggestions and enjoy the results. The children in your life will be glad you did! Hardcover. (32 pp.)

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• National Parenting Publications Awards Gold Award Winner
• National Best Books Finalist (USA Book News), Parenting / Family Category

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