Better Than Life
Publish date: January 1st 1994
Publisher: Coach House Press
Pages no: 207
Edition language: English
I don't know what it is about the French, but I am starting to develop an addiction. They challenge and mesmerize me like no other.This little book will appeal to anyone who loves reading.
This short book is a polemic on the theme, "Young people nowadays don't like to read"? Why not? And even when it's repeated over and over, in our society, that reading is important, when schools insist on infusing books into their students... could that be the problem? Reading as duty; when you're a...
Unexpectedly, Better Than Life picked up where The Reading Zone left off. Better Than Life, like RZ, includes the Reader’s Bill of Rights; in fact, it is Pennac’s creation. Pennac looks at readers from the eyes of their parents, their teachers, and their society. You can see that Pennac and Atwell a...
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