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TED Talk: Mac Barnett: Why a good book is a secret door

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Mac Barnett’s TED talk

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Why A Good Book Is A Secret Door (edited)

He was the executive director of LA, a nonprofit writing center, and founded the Echo Park Time Travel Mart, a convenience store for time travelers. In this talk about creativity and wonder, he explains why kids are the ideal readers of literary fiction — and what adults can learn from them about imagination and the willing suspension of disbelief. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam.

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