For many people, the last time they pick up a book is in high school or college.
So I want that book to be drop-dead amazing.
I've always had the notion that it would be fun for kids in high school or college to spend a semester reading children's picture books. Children's picture books are surprisingly rich. And it would set kids up in a mighty fine fashion for reading aloud to their own children in a few years.
The Empty Pot
The Little House
The Giving Tree
The Other Side
The Big Orange Splot