I was finally able to start this book because I finished the People of the Book which was not a bad story but took me a long time to get through because it never compelled me to run back to it.
This morning my friend, Sandy, and I are going shopping to get a shower gift for our friend, Linda's, grandson who is due soon. In lieu of a card I like to buy books to start a baby's library. I purchased Good Night Moon and I was going to get Pat the Bunny but now they have Pat the Zoo so I got that instead.
Studies have shown that reading with children, giving them a love of reading, sets them up for a much better scholastic career. I have seen this proven true with my own children and nieces and nephews. Those that loved to read seemed to have an easier time with their studies. I also love giving books to Toys for Tots at Christmas. I try to buy them from Kohls Cares Line who offer books and matching stuffed animals for a very reasonable price and donate proceeds from each sale to support Kids Health and Education. This way I feel like I am donating twice with each purchase
|This year they are showcasing Peanuts.|
And offering Snoopy along with the books.
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