Tag Archives: l’engle

why we read to children

Reading to children is a relational thing. It is what laps were made for.

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the B(ook) list

This is the second post in a series about books I’m recommending. It was going to be the last, but it’s not. General nonfiction yet to come.

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why I believe in unicorns

It’s possible that we can derive more pleasure from what we imagine than from what we experience. This novel idea, or this idea about novels, is explored by Yale professor Paul Bloom in his new book, How Pleasure Works: The New Science of Why We Like What We Like. In a chapter reprinted last month […]

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