Parents' Guide to

How to Read a Book

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Dazzling look at the joy and discovery of reading.

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This vibrant, dazzlingly illustrated picture book poetically captures the excitement that can come from reading a book. It shows kids digging into reading and discovering imagined worlds that transport them. Type merges onto faces, and books turn into metaphors, like one that looks like a toaster with words (instead of toast) popping out of it.

How to Read a Book is wildly imaginative as it distills the soaring feeling of reading a story and hoping it will never end. It's brilliant, fun, energized, and passionate.

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