Raising rabid readers
How many times a week do I say the same thing?
Adele Hamilton, Editor Parent24
'Go read a book!'

Holidays or not, no kid in my house will ever bother saying he is bored, because he knows he's going to hear my catchphrase. I must have said this thousands of times.

There's nothing that gives me quite the glowing pleasure of seeing one of my sons engrossed in a book.

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And if you're looking for advice on the best books for a particular age, ask our expert Claire Montague-Fryer.

What, when and how do you read to or with your kids? Your best reading tips could win you a hamper of fun and fruity TLC bathroom products.

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