There are so many things in the world competing for our children's attention. The pull of digital devices, television, video games, and other technology all offer distractions from learning opportunities like reading. So how do you raise a reader in this ever evolving world of technology and entertainment?
In How to Raise a Reader, leading book authorities Pamela Paul, editor of the New York Times Book Review, and Maria Russo, children's books editor of the New York Times Book Review, offer an accessible guide and inspirational advice on how to raise a reader in the digital age. Maria Russo speaks with Joe Lee about the 4 stages of childhood reading from babies to teens and advises parents to leave the teaching to teachers so that you can help your children discover the joy of reading.