Young top reader has book fever

first_img Young top reader has book fever Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Published 7:44 pm Tuesday, July 28, 2009 By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen Colvin said Veronica is unusual in that she reads such a wide array of books.“She reads some of the easier fiction books and juvenile fiction and she even reads non-fiction from time to time,” Colvin said. “Veronica is a wonderful example of what can happen when a child is read to and encouraged to read. She loves coming to the library and the whole world is opened to her through books. Reading is a skill that can be enjoyed for a lifetime. That’s what the Troy Public Library offers to our children – the opportunity of a lifetime.” Next UpTeresa Colvin, children’s librarian, said Veronica is one of those familiar faces at the Troy Public Library.“She’s what we call a regular,” Colvin said. “Veronica has been coming to the library since she was a toddler. She’s in the library week in and week out. Her parents are the kind of parents who realize the importance of reading to their children, letting their children read to them and then encouraging them to read, read, read for the pleasure of a good story.“The Coopers realize that a child is never too young to enjoy a good story. They have made literacy a part of Veronica’s young life.” Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Veronica Cooper was the top reader at the Troy Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. She read a whooping 500 books.That’s huge number of books for anyone to read, even an eager beaver, eight-year-old who would rather read than “almost anything.”“I love reading and I like to read any kind of book,” Veronica said. “I just like to read. All the time. And, I like coming to the library because they have so many books. I like books.” You Might Like Troy professor masters manuscript project Dr. Harold Kaylor makes no bones about it. He has fallen deeply in love with a famous English queen. “I’m… read more Sponsored Content The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Email the author Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By Jaine Treadwell Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more