Monday August 10, 2020

The luxury of a little library

At Christmas time, the gift of a great book is tantamount to a far-sighted investment in a child’s future outlook, writes Jennifer Stevens

1st December, 2019
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When my daughter was about to turn one, I asked for books for her birthday. Any children’s book, for any age, with an inscription from the giver inside. We wanted to create a library that she would have for years. Books for babies beside books for older children that we could read to her and she would eventually read for herself.

There was a little pushback. Was a book enough of a present?...

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