ERIC Number: EJ571307
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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What Reading Does for the Soul: A Girl and Her Books.
American Educator, v22 n1-2 p88-93 Spr-Sum 1998
This memoir describes the author's childhood reading, its variety, and its importance in childhood and later life. The narrative clearly shows the role of reading in building the adult mind and the importance of libraries in a child's life. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Theme issue: "The Unique Power of Reading and How To Unleash It." Excerpt from "An American Childhood," Harper Collins, 1987.