Saturday 3 December 2016

Reading not last word for success

Published 05/02/2010 | 05:00

I married in 1975 and was blessed with two beautiful children, a son and a daughter.

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Back then, the big TV programme was 'The Late Late Show'.

Gay Byrne would often tell us that the best gift a parent could pass on to a child was the gift of reading. Expose them to books from an early age and read to them and, in return, they themselves will become readers, he would tell us.

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