books and bribery: encouraging kids to read

Contrary to popular opinion, I wasn’t born quoting Shakespeare. Although after 16 hours of labour, Dante’s Inferno may have been a more appropriate choice for my mother, I still didn’t get round to the actual business of reading until I was around 4 years old, lisping my way through Polly Pig and the Bee. The technicalities were left… Read More books and bribery: encouraging kids to read