“I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.”  ~Anna Quindlen

“There are many ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.” ~ Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Madeline’s suggestions for how to make Mommy happy, #17:

Squeal with delight any time you are placed in the midst of books, and then shun all the other toys in favor of said reading material.