Is your child missing out on adventures that can only be found in a book? While in this day and age there are so many forms of entertainment that pull us in so many different directions. Books may be placed on the shelves and forgotten.
How important is reading?
Is it important for your child to learn to read? Reading is the foundation of a good education. Teaching a to read or encouraging a child to improve their reading skills is very important. If a child is unable to read they are missing out on many benefits.
Some feel that reading is too hard. Reading just like anything else, takes practice and some determination. Some children lose interest in reading or just can’t become excited about learning to read because of the topics they are reading.
Or maybe the child is being pushed to read at a level too high for them to comprehend or enjoy. Finding a topic they enjoy is very important.
Pages, The book-Maker Elf
Pages, The Book-Maker Elf is a fun story about a little elf sent to Santa’s Workshop to make books. Books the other elves stated, are a thing of the past, we haven’t had children ask for books for years.
This enlightening story is brought to life with beautiful illustrations of Santa’s Elves building toys for Christmas. Buttons an elf in Santa’s Workshop wants to make sure Pages doesn’t stay.
Buttons doesn’t want Pages to make wonderful books because he wants the children to enjoy the games he creates therefore he feels very competitive with Pages. While Buttons tries to sabotage Pages so she will not be able to create, a friend comes to help her out. Will she be able to create books Santa will love and take to the children of the world to read?
You will have to read to find out.
About the Author
The Author Diana DelRusso is a mother and grandmother. Diana’s 8th grade English teacher encouraged her to write. Therefore Diana studied writing in college where she began with greeting cards, poetry, and children’s stories. She currently lives in Redlands, California. She enjoys visiting schools and attending community events to promote reading.
About the Illustrator
The illustrator Jordan Schwab has been drawing since he was two. His passion lies as a graphic novel illustration and conceptual design. He lives in Highland California with his wife. He enjoys traveling and exotic foods.