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Building the Reading Life of a Child

Creating a culture of reading in a home or classroom can support the power and pleasure of reading. We can help children increase the complexity of texts they read independently while increasing their stamina, independence, and joy with rituals built on a love of books.

Penny Kittle

Penny Kittle teaches freshman composition at Plymouth State University in New Hampshire. She was a teacher and literacy coach in public schools for 34 years. She is the co-author of "180 Days" with Kelly Gallagher, and is the author of "Book Love" and "Write Beside Them," which won the James Britton award....

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