ERIC Number: EJ450497
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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"It's the Best Thing in the World!" Rural Children Talk about Reading.
Mellon, Constance A.
School Library Journal, v38 n8 p37-40 Aug 1992
Reports results of interviews with children ages 4 to 12 regarding their reading interests that were conducted by graduate students in a children's literature course. Common themes are discussed, including enthusiasm about reading, positive reading experiences, adult influences, positive attitudes, and reading preferences. Possible reasons causing initial enthusiasm for reading to decline are identified. (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
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