This lesson covers the famous speech given by William Lyon Phelps on “The Pleasure of Books” covers comprehension with an additional grammar task included. This lesson can be covered in 1-2 days depending on how much time you need. Need only a day? Then the speech and its activities will be enough. Need and extension activity for another day? Add on the grammar activity? Still in need of more? Use the analyzing quotes by William Lyons Phelps.