How can you help a child develop a lifelong love of reading? Here, publisher Barefoot Books gives some tips to make reading a special treat now and in future years.
Books at bedtime
Sharing a book at bedtime is, as many parents and carers find, a wonderful way to calm a child before they go to sleep. Here, Alex also enjoys exploring the illustrations in 'I Wish I Were a Pilot' (Barefoot Books) and sharing what he finds with his mum.