Read It Don’t Weep: How to Get Kids Excited About Books This Summer


Summer is a freeing time for most kids. You’re probably already sick of hearing “I’m bored” over and over. There’s plenty of time to run through the sprinklers, go camping, and stay up late playing board games. But if you’re a parent who wants your child to retain the reading skills that they’ve built throughout the school year, you need to figure out how to get them to continue reading throughout the summer, so here are a few tips that you can try with your child.

Go to Library Events

Your local public library likely puts on extra events during the summer to help kids stay engaged and entertained. Find activities that are related to reading or Storytime to help your child become more interested in reading. For instance, find out if there are any events that focus on a book that would be the appropriate reading level for your child. Going to the library and being surrounded by books is a great way to make reading fun. Specially if you yourself get books and share the joy of reading. Many libraries have books by interests so you can see what book serves as an anchor to your childs unique needs. If your kid is obsessed with unicorns, fashion, or Pokemon, find books with those interests to reach a gap between their interests and reading. 
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How Busy Women Can Get All Their Reading In

Growing up, many women have heard that reading is fundamental. Usually, it’s within the context of someone who failed to read and paid the consequences. However, reading is fundamental to the expansion of the mind. To challenge the brain and get more mental stimulation, a woman should commit to the practice of daily reading. Furthermore, as more ladies are climbing the corporate ladder and becoming dominant forces in the workforce, it’s crucial to remember that leaders are readers. To be able to govern a space and manage its growth well, a woman needs to be well-read and informed. It might seem like an impossible task for the busy woman. However, with the intention and the implementation of these tips, any busy woman can get all of her reading in. If you’re a woman who struggles to find the time to get your personal reading in, consider these strategies.
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Top Gripping Books Which Will Inspire You to Start Writing

Guest post contributed by Rose Milton

Writers often face writer’s block and it can either last for a day or can extend up to few months. One of the best things to overcome writer’s block is to read a lot. Reading can help you in having new ideas and can inspire you to write in a better way. All the best writers in the world resort to reading when they are ‘stuck’. Reading gives you a new perspective on things and your mind begins to conceive new ideas. If you are a novice and are thinking about venturing in writing then this article we will list top gripping books which will inspire you to start writing.
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I See Me Books Get Personal #Review

I See Me Books Grab Your Child’s Attention

Many children love sitting on mom or dad’s lap to read a book. Keeping a child’s attention for a long period of time seems virtually impossible. I See Me Personalized Children’s Books are full of captivating stories. They allow your child to increase their imagination and education. iseemebook

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The Perks of Renting College Textbooks

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Unfortunately, not everyone qualifies for grant money to purchase textbooks.   When heading back to college this semester you may want to consider renting your textbooks.  Check out these perks:

  • Save 40-90% off of bookstore prices
  • Get free shipping both ways
  • You may highlight in the textbooks
  • The renting periods are flexible

Campus Book Rentals is a great place to rent the textbooks you need without breaking the bank.  We all know that college students live on a tight budget!

Do you have a lot of used textbooks on the shelf at home? RentBack is new initiative provided by Campus Book Rentals that allows students to rent the textbooks they own to other students.  This is awesome because you can earn 2 -4 times more money compared to buyback options!

Here’s how RentBack works:

Campus Book Rentals also donates to Operation Smile with each textbook rented.  Operation Smile is an international charity that provides reconstructive surgery for children born with facial deformities such as cleft lip and cleft palate.  Operation Smile gives children back their SMILE! 🙂