Who could complain about spending money on a campaign to encourage reading that stars Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat! Actually, I’m sure someone would, but not me. What an excellent use of tax dollars! I saw this sign on a mall billboard, and it encouraged me to check out: www.read.gov
Go ahead – give it a try. It’s a cool website, which includes lots of fun reading-related news, including tips for reading with children and an article about Katherine Paterson, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature.