My depth of purse is not so great
Nor yet my bibliophilic greed,
That merely buying doth elate:
The books I buy I like to read:
Still e’en when dawdling in a mead,
Beneath a cloudless summer sky,
By bank of Thames, or Tyne, or Tweed,
The books I read — I like to buy.
Q. What’s better than cute little kids with brand-new books?
Ms. Hoskins sent us this picture of her class, kindergarten room 115 at Burton International Academy in Detroit, showing off the new books they received from First Book and our friends at the Detroit Federation of Teachers.
- A Few Things I've Learned As An Avid Reader1:Try to not read the synopsis before reading the book--it'll feel less like a major spoiler and you won't be able to judge the book right away (since we tend to judge books based on their synopsis automatically, or at least, I do.)... ...
- “We can spend our lives letting the world tell us who we are. Sane or insane. Saints or sex addicts....”
- “Good books make you ask questions. Bad readers want everything answered.”