Suspense Your Disbelief. She told everyone she knew and the idea took off! And so today, December 4, 2010 is the very first Take Your Child to a Bookstore Day.
I just LOVE this idea! What a wonderful gift for a child -- to be introduced to the joy of book owning and to the special thrill of being surrounded by books, any one of which might become a lifelong friend. Many bookstores across the country are celebrating this inaugural event by offering special event and discounts. My family is making it a complete event by going out for dinner and then going book shopping after. I can't wait to see what everyone picks out. Here are a few I'll be looking for: