Reading and Reader Development: The Pleasure of Reading

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$149.99
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Item Number: 
978-1-85604-467-7
Publisher: 
Facet Publishing, UK
Pages: 
288
Width: 
6"
Height: 
9"
  • Description

Based on new research on reader development, the book combines the authors’ considerable academic and practice-based knowledge in the area of reading for pleasure, providing a text that is internationally relevant with highly transferable models of good practice. It offers timely evidence of the value of reading in personal, cultural and social development and presents case study material and reading trends involving both the reading adult and the reading child.

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