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Even babies and young children enjoy books and learn from sharing books with adults. Make it part of your regular bedtime routine to turn off the TV for a few minutes and share books.
Some benefits of reading to babies and young children:
Age-specific tips for reading to your child:
The information in this guide is provided by the Read To Me Program at Hasbro Children's Hospital.