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Reading is fundamental (rif) is committed to inspiring a passion for reading among children and engaging with communities to give every child the fundamentals for success. I recently stumbled upon a short piece in the new york times titled, “reading books is fundamental” the author, charles m blow, describes himself in child form running through kmart with a.
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