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Review of ‘How to Read a Book’

Colors pop and the imagination soars in How to Read a Book, a set of instructions and a delicious ode to the pleasures of reading from bestselling author and Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander.

Likening a book to a clementine, he suggests that young readers “peel its gentle skin” and let the story unfurl. With language…

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