If we are to te…

If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi


“We must meet children as equals in that area of our nature where we are their equals…The child as reader is neither to be patronized nor idolized.” -C.S. Lewis

“It is not enough to simply teach children to read; we have to give them something worth reading. Something that will stretch their imaginations – -something that will help them make sense of their own lives and encourage them to reach out toward people whose lives are quite different from their own.” – Katherine Paterson

“A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.” – Margaret Fuller