Perhaps you saw news of the recent studies demonstrating how young children’s brain activity changes when adults read to them. We did. (Eleanor Roosevelt’s job as work-at-home shop dog is to scour the Internet for book-related news.) And because we, the shop dogs of Parnassus Books, are nothing if not motivated by science, we got right on it.
As you know, we have a new member of our canine staff, one Miss Mary Todd Lincoln Coffman, the dachshund. To improve her mind, we’ve taken to reading aloud to her every day.
We can see those puppy neurons firing up already.
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Read along with the shop dogs.