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Read and Feed offers meals, activities - Leavenworth Times

Read and Feed offers meals, activities - Leavenworth Times | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Read and Feed offers meals, activitiesLeavenworth TimesEven though it's summer break, children can still go to Leavenworth schools for hot lunches or to eat breakfast.and more »...
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101 Books Every Child Needs to Hear Before Kindergarten

101 Books Every Child Needs to Hear Before Kindergarten | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Here are 101 books to read to kids before kindergarten to fill their literacy tanks with the best of the best and make them fall in love with books.
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There’s a Word for Buying Books and Not Reading Them

There’s a Word for Buying Books and Not Reading Them | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Tsundoku is the condition of acquiring reading materials but letting them pile up rather than reading them.
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Gumnut Babies turn 100, May Gibbs' famous series celebrated in Sydney - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Gumnut Babies turn 100, May Gibbs' famous series celebrated in Sydney - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
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National Simultaneous Storytime 2017 | Australian Library and Information Association

National Simultaneous Storytime 2017 | Australian Library and Information Association | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
About | Get involved | Register | About the book | About the author | About the illustrator | Partners | Resources | Merchandise | Permissions | Previous NSS events | Wrap up |National Simultaneous Storytime is an annual campaign that aims to...
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Is Audio Really the Future of the Book? | JSTOR Daily

Is Audio Really the Future of the Book? | JSTOR Daily | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The upsurge in audiobooks and podcasts illustrates our heightened interest in digital storytelling, but does listening really count as reading?
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From preschool through high school: 24 great books that show empathy, kindness

From preschool through high school: 24 great books that show empathy, kindness | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Amazing reads to share with your kids (of all ages).
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Every Italian teen just got €500 to spend on books

Every Italian teen just got €500 to spend on books | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
All Italians celebrating their 18th birthday between 3 November 2016 and  31 December 2017 (the scheme could be extended) can now claim €500 to spend on cultural items, as part of an initiative by the Italian government to enrich the lives of its...
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The beautiful Icelandic tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve

The beautiful Icelandic tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Book lovers will want to adopt this lovely holiday tradition, which melds literary and holiday pleasures into a single event.
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Barbershop gives kids discount for reading

Barbershop gives kids discount for reading | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The Fuller Cut barbershop in Michigan inspires kids to read with discount
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Reading to Rescue Animals at the Amarillo Public Library

Reading to Rescue Animals at the Amarillo Public Library | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Rescuing dogs is a goal behind the latest reading program at the Amarillo Public Library.
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Kids’ books make great story

Kids’ books make great story | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Melbourne booksellers are capitalising on a boom in children books, with a new speciality bookshop opening this month.
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FEEDING THE MIND: Little Free Library opens at food bank

FEEDING THE MIND: Little Free Library opens at food bank | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
When a local group approached Mary Jane Goodrick and asked if they could create a Little Free Library at the Green Valley Food Bank, her answer was an emphatic, “Yes!”
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A world-famous photographer captured candid pictures of people reading.

A world-famous photographer captured candid pictures of people reading. | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Steve McCurry's photo series shows how people all around the world can get lost in a good story.
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8 Of President Obama's Best Quotes About Reading

8 Of President Obama's Best Quotes About Reading | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
With just a few days left in our 44th president's White House tenure, now is a great time to review the eight years of Barack Obama's presidency, and a lot of people are doing so. It's important to remember, however, that the POTUS enjoyed a starred
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The beautiful Icelandic tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve

The beautiful Icelandic tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Book lovers will want to adopt this lovely holiday tradition, which melds literary and holiday pleasures into a single event.
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Boookstory - beautiful network for book readers

Boookstory - beautiful network for book readers | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Tell stories you've experienced with books. Discover inspiring quotes. Discuss and share books. Breathe art!
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15 Important Pieces Of Wisdom Found In Children's Books

15 Important Pieces Of Wisdom Found In Children's Books | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
While the likes of Winnie-the-Pooh and The Twits may no longer hold a spot on your bookshelf, there's no end to the life lesson
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Weapon Of Mass Instruction: Artist Creates A Tank That Delivers Free Books

Weapon Of Mass Instruction: Artist Creates A Tank That Delivers Free Books | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Raul Lemesoff, an eccentric artist in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has created a bizarre tank-like 'Weapon Of Mass Instruction' (Arma de Instruccion Masiva) that he
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This year's winners and shortlist | Department of Communications and the Arts

This year's winners and shortlist | Department of Communications and the Arts | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
FictionThe Life of Houses by Lisa Gorton (Giramondo) (Winner)The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood (Allen & Unwin) (Winner)Forever Young by Steven Carroll (HarperCollins Publishers)The World Repair Video Game by David Ireland AM (Island Magazine...
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Dallas closes the book on regulating Little Free Libraries | Dallas City Council | Dallas News

Dallas closes the book on regulating Little Free Libraries | Dallas City Council | Dallas News | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The only thing you won't find in a Dallas Little Free Library is a rule book governing Little Free Libraries.If you want to plant a boo
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8 Brutal Truths of Raising a Book-Loving Kid | Brightly

8 Brutal Truths of Raising a Book-Loving Kid | Brightly | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
I always wished for my kids to be book lovers. While I’d never say I’ve lived to regret my wish, there are a few things about raising a book lover that can take some getting used to.
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This year's shortlist | Department of Communications and the Arts

This year's shortlist | Department of Communications and the Arts | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
FictionForever Young by Steven Carroll (HarperCollins Publishers)The Life of Houses by Lisa Gorton (Giramondo)The World Repair Video Game by David Ireland AM (Island Magazine Inc.)Quicksand by Steve Toltz (Penguin)The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte...
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How Shaun Tan transformed children’s literature

How Shaun Tan transformed children’s literature | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The Oscar-winning writer and artist talks to Lorien Kite about fairytales, nightmares and why we’re all migrants now
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Smartphones give new life to audiobooks

Smartphones give new life to audiobooks | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The audiobook industry is hooking listeners, thanks to digital devices.
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