This book is an excellent resource for educators of young childre. It offers a variety of pre-reading activities which assist in teaching children the names and sounds of the letters of the alphabet. In addition, Be Ready for Reading provides a variety of mathematical activities including color, number and shape recognition. This book is user friendly and is designed in a sequential, repetitive and attractive format. The activities are simple and precise to ensure that the children are developing the desired reading skills and increasing their confidence as they progress. Revision pages are provided throughout th ebook to consolidate what has been learnt. Be Ready for Reading can be used in any home or classroom where children are learning to read. It is also highly appropriate for the remediation and extension of students, and for those with English as a second language.