When I was a child, my grandmother—a second-grade schoolteacher who also taught drama—used to sit me on her knee and read to me. She read with great enthusiasm and a lot of drama. One of the children’s stories she read to me was about the three little pigs. One built his house out of straw, one out of twigs, and one out of brick. You know the story—the two who built their hous... Read more on B&N Readouts.