In the good books

Netherwood, Cathy
August 2006
Australian Parents;Aug/Sep2006, p69
The article offers a look at the reading habits of Australian children in the electronic age. A study found that a small ratio of children reaches for a book when bored and the rest look to computer games and television for entertainment. In the 2006 Angus and Robertson Top 50 children's book poll, the Harry Potter series came top. There was a strong showing of classic books and the popularity of the fantasy genre.


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