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The art of reading

Author: Damon Young
Publisher: Melbourne : Scribe, 2018. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : US editionView all editions and formats
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"As young children, we are taught to read, but soon go on to forget just how miraculous a process it is, this turning of scratches and dots into understanding, unease and inspiration. Perhaps we need to stop and remember, stop and learn again how to read better. Damon Young shows us how to do exactly this, walking alongside some of the greatest readers who light a path for us."--Amazon.com.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Damon Young
ISBN: 1947534025 9781947534025
OCLC Number: 1200010164
Notes: Originally published: Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2016.
Description: 166 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Liberating pages --
Curiosity : the infinite library --
Patience : boredom at Buckingham Palace --
Courage : The Ninja of unfinishedness --
Pride : gospel untruths --
Temperance : appetite for distraction --
Justice : no I said no I won't no --
The lumber room.
Responsibility: Damon Young.

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"As young children, we are taught to read, but soon go on to forget just how miraculous a process it is, this turning of scratches and dots into understanding, unease and inspiration. Perhaps we need to stop and remember, stop and learn again how to read better. Damon Young shows us how to do exactly this, walking alongside some of the greatest readers who light a path for us."--Amazon.com.

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