Table of Contents

Ch. 1: The Problem

Ch. 2: Any Given Monday

Ch. 3: Stimulating Competent, Confident, and Compulsive Readers

Ch. 4: Teaching with Intention and Heart

Ch. 5: Words, Words, Words

Ch. 6: Instructional Moves That Matter

Ch. 7: Losing Our Literature?

Ch. 8: Grasping Poetry

Ch. 9: Asking Better Questions

Ch. 10: Creating a Community of Readers

Appendix A: NCTE Statement on Classroom Libraries

Appendix B: Suggestions for Your Classroom Library

Appendix C: Recommendations from Avid Readers