According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (the world's only completely accurate book of prophecies, written in before she exploded), the world will end on a Saturday. Next Saturday, in fact. Just before dinner.
20 Exciting Retellings of Greek Mythology
20 great retellings of Greek Mythology. If you love retellings, ranging from the literary to the paranormal, check out these exciting books.
You should also listen to the radio series Neverwhere with Benedict Cumberbatch and James Mcavoy! FYI Benedict sings in the series. :) Also the audio book read by neil gaiman got me through a long 12 hour drive!
The simplest way to make sure we raise literate children is. To show them that reading is a pleasurable activity. Finding books that they enjoy, giving them access to those books, and letting them read them.