Enrich your child’s mind by getting him into the habit of reading books. These will teach him new things, inculcate good values, and exercise his imagination. Developing his ability to process reading material will also enhance your child's performance in school. But don't shock him with difficult books as these may take away from his enjoyment of reading. Instead, start your child off with books that are appropriate for his age. Below is a list of books that your child will love.
(First published in Good Housekeeping Magazine, Features section as "Just for Kids" in March 2009; adapted for use in Female Network)