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The Resource The enchanted hour : the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction, Meghan Cox Gurdon

The enchanted hour : the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction, Meghan Cox Gurdon

Label
The enchanted hour : the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction
Title
The enchanted hour
Title remainder
the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction
Statement of responsibility
Meghan Cox Gurdon
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines how reading aloud makes adults and children smarter, happier, healthier, more successful, and more closely attached, even as technology pulls in the other direction
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurdon, Meghan Cox
Dewey number
649.58
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1573.5
LC item number
.G87 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Oral reading
  • Oral reading
  • Oral reading
  • Children
  • Reading
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / General
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Activities
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Child
Target audience
adult
Label
The enchanted hour : the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction, Meghan Cox Gurdon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • There is no present like time
  • What reading to children does to their brains
  • Where it all began : once upon a time in the ancient world
  • Reading together strengthens the bonds of love
  • Turbocharging child development with picture books
  • The rich rewards of a vast vocabulary
  • The power of paying attention - and flying free
  • Reading aloud furnishes the mind
  • From the nursery to the nursing home : why reading aloud never gets old
Control code
on1031917956
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780062562814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031917956
Label
The enchanted hour : the miraculous power of reading aloud in the age of distraction, Meghan Cox Gurdon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [223]-250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • There is no present like time
  • What reading to children does to their brains
  • Where it all began : once upon a time in the ancient world
  • Reading together strengthens the bonds of love
  • Turbocharging child development with picture books
  • The rich rewards of a vast vocabulary
  • The power of paying attention - and flying free
  • Reading aloud furnishes the mind
  • From the nursery to the nursing home : why reading aloud never gets old
Control code
on1031917956
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780062562814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031917956

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