Blog: When We Were Very Young: Bedtime Books For Under Fives

When We Were Very Young: Bedtime Books For Under Fives

by Dina Rabinovitch for Guardian Unlimited Books/Blog

“”But what do you read to babies and small children?” people ask me all the time. They’re confident that reading to your children before bedtime is definitely A Good Thing: it promotes literacy – a national obsession – and as a bonus it also helps children settle down to sleep. But, amazingly, given that we live in a time when there are many genuinely excellent children’s picture books to be had, most people don’t seem to have explored much beyond Where’s Spot? and Dear Zoo.”

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Published in: on November 16, 2006 at 11:04 am  Leave a Comment  

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