10 Oct '15, 10am

Linda has read “Help your child love reading”: Linda thinks that parents play a crucial role in literacy devel...

Linda has read “Help your child love reading”: Linda thinks that parents play a crucial role in literacy devel...

Reviewed by Linda Peh, Librarian, Public Libraries I chanced upon this book on the shelf and like most librarians, I picked up the book out of curiosity. The title “Help your child Love Reading: A Parent’s Guide” attracted me instantly to this book, like a bear to honey. It is a librarian’s wish to see young avid readers who love reading and who also (hopefully) love the libraries. But we, the librarians, are not the main influencers in the child’s life. To a child, parents are likely their heroes, and they tend to look up to them as role models. If parents are seen busy playing games on their tablets or checking emails on their smart phones once too often, naturally the young ones will tend to copy their behaviours and be seen hanging around these electronic devices more frequently. Not realising this, some adults even make remarks like “Why are you playing games on the i...

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