From Sherlock Holmes grows a new embrace of reading…Richard Glover in the SMH

“At the end of the weekend I drive home, thinking about my own relationship with reading. It is true I first opened the trapdoor because I was looking to escape a difficult place.”

Richard Glover, columnist, broadcaster and fantastic ambassador for the NYR talks about his younger son’s new embrace of reading…and reading in his own life too. And it was all kicked off by one of the greatest stories of all time, Sherlock Holmes.

Read the entire article at the SMH: http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/society-and-culture/readership-riddle-solved-by-sherlockloving-son-20120726-22s3b.html

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