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    • Reader, Come Home

    • The Reading Brain in a Digital World
    • By: Maryanne Wolf
    • Narrated by: Kirsten Potter
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From the author of Proust and the Squid, a lively, ambitious, and deeply informative epistolary book that considers the future of the reading brain and our capacity for critical thinking, empathy, and reflection as we become increasingly dependent on digital technologies.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Essential!

    • By Millie on 09-13-18

    Regular price: $23.95

    • Proust and the Squid

    • The Story and Science of the Reading Brain
    • By: Maryanne Wolf
    • Narrated by: Kirsten Potter
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 236
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      4 out of 5 stars 155
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      4 out of 5 stars 152

    Interweaving her vast knowledge of neurology, sociology, psychology, and philosophy with fascinating down-to-earth examples and lively personal anecdotes, developmental psychologist, neuroscientist, and dyslexia expert Wolf probes the question, "How do we learn to read and write?" This ambitious and provocative new book offers an impassioned look at reading, its effect on our lives, and explains why it matters so greatly in a digital era.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Learning To Read & Write

    • By Sara on 02-17-15

    Regular price: $23.07