"This book is about more than reading aloud. It's about time that parents, teachers, and children spend together in a loving, sharing way."The Washington Post
"As I read this treasure of a book, I became more and more fascinated with its contents…I give it my unqualified recommendation.""Dear Abby"
"Reading aloud is a joyous experience for child and for parent. The Read-Aloud Handbook offers useful hints as to why the experience is so mutually rewarding and how to make it work."Arthur Schlesinger
"The Read-Aloud Handbook promises to give parents, teachers, and all others who care about children, reading, and the pursuit of happiness new inspiration."The Denver Post
"Fresh, vital, and inspirational…bravo for Trelease! I urge everyone who cares about literacyand that should include people without childrento read this book."Los Angeles Herald Examiner