Reading Magic

The fire of literacy is created by the emotional sparks between a child, a book, and the person reading. It isn't achieved by the book alone, nor by the child alone, nor by the adult who's reading aloud--it's the relationship winding between all three, bringing them together in easy harmony.

-From Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to our Children will Change their Lives Forever by Mem Fox


  1. I read that quote but didn't see where you sited it and I instantly thought, "Oh that has to be Mem Fox in Reading Magic!" Ha! I LOVE her.

  2. Reading is definitely something very special.