by Donalyn Miller
The “Reading in the Wild: The Book Whisperer’s Keys to Cultivating Lifelong Reading Habits” is a wonderful book that tells how to instill lifelong wild reading habits in our students. Donalyn Miller is the author of this best-selling book. Donalyn is the author of several books about engaging children with reading. Her articles which based on teaching and reading have appeared in publications, like Education Week Teacher, Educational Leadership and some others. In “Reading in the Wild”, Donalyn tells the secrets of how to getting students to love reading. She offers some strategies and advice on how to develop, encourage and assess five key reading habits.
In this enlightening book, Donalyn gives ideas on how to build more capacity for a lifetime of wild reading. With the help of this book, the teacher will easily enhance and improve existing classroom systems and structures. Furthermore, she provides motivation for independent reading and solid research about independent reading and the achievement of students. All in all, Reading in the Wild has a fantastic and wonderful strategy for students to build their love of reading.