"Children are made readers on the laps of their parents"
"Reading aloud with children is known to be the single most important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read."
Marilyn Jager Adams
"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all."
"Once you learn to read, you will be forever free."
"No entertainment is so cheap as reading, nor any pleasure so lasting."
Lady Montagu, 1752