Children’s Books for Adults

What to expect reading together with a child

According to Nielsen Book Research Reports, since the year 2015 80% of Young Adult books are bought by adults.

When a child reads or listens to the story, they enjoy the story and learn experience templates.They also sharply monitor the adult’s reaction to this or that event.

The adults understand various allusions and cultural references. They get tiny hints on intertextuality and generally are more experienced readers.
They can predict various outcomes and show emotions of satisfaction when the ending fulfills their expectations or surprise when there is a twist.

Reading together with your child is not only about learning new things from the story.

It is learning new things about each other.

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