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A love for reading can be hugely valuable for children. The benefits of leisure reading include increased general knowledge, a positive impact on academic achievement, enhanced reading ability and vocabulary growth.

Research suggests that time spent reading for pleasure could be a key indicator for the future success of a child. Reading aloud too fosters a love of books in children, and helps children associate reading with pleasure.

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If you would like to support your children’s reading with fun and accessible books to read why not give your local library a call and have a chat with the staff to find the right books for your children?

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