Updated: Apr 9, 2021
Happy Book Day! Do you remember the first book you really loved? Was it Goodnight Moon, Peter Rabbit, The Very Hungry Caterpillar? You probably can recall, even if you haven’t read it since, what you loved so much about it. The truth is reading ignites something special in us. As an adult, it helps you tone and maintain your imagination, learn a new skill or comprehend an important and timely concept, even destress. But as a child, it offers a crucial foundation to emotional development.