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Inspiring the Love of Reading

Pernille Ripp states in Passionate Readers, "We must take responsibility for the year that we have with our students... to inspire the love of reading." No pressure, right? But, the responsibility of pursing any act of teaching seems impossible if you think about it. We must remember that this "change (or maintenance) of a reading life starts with us but ends with them" (Ripp). We can only do so much but we must DO SOMETHING.

Coffee Girl Reads · What I Read · Young Adult

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling

I read this one with my family this time and I had so much fun sharing the book with them for the first time. They had seen the movie; however, never read this magical classic. I am looking forward to sharing the rest of the series with them. It is like it casts a spell, leaving you to want more .