"An excellent resource for preschool programs, such as Head Start, that encourage parents to read and spend quality time with their children." Children's Literature
"Dozens of playful suggestions go beyond children's books in raising readers."
Nick Jr. Family Magazine
"What a great book for anyone who wants to give children a lifelong gifta love of reading!" David Walsh, PhD, founder, National Institute on Media and the Family
"Playful Reading is a wonderful book full of sound advice and great book choices." Anita Silvey, author, 100 Best Books for Children
"Every sentence is meaningful. There's no filler. It is laid out beautifully. Highly recommended." Family Information Services
"[Playful Reading] is wonderful with fresh ideas and new ways of looking at reading with young children." Molly Krukewitt, chair, 2X2 Reading List Committee, an initiative of the Texas Library Association
About the Author
Carolyn Munson-Benson is the founder and director of The Early Bird Project which promotes early literacy with preschool educators, librarians, child-care providers, and policy makers.