James Patterson was on CBS this morning talking about kids and reading among other topics. He is serious; he wants every child to be a good reader. Check out the video and then check out his website Read Kiddo Read to find book recommendations for all ages and genres. While you are there, scroll to the bottom of the page and read his CNN opinion piece, We Can Get Our Kids Reading. It will tell you pretty much everything you need to know about helping your child become a good reader.