The love of books may be one reason some people become teachers (and why people are good teachers to their own children). It’s understandable why E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web is among The Great American Read: Heroes, which WGBY broadcasts this Tuesday at 8pm. The book’s protagonist, the spider Charlotte, is patient, intelligent and selfless, saving Wilbur’s life and leaving a legacy of new weavers and friends.
Unlike other classics on the list of favorites, Charlotte’s Web appeals to all ages, thanks in part to White’s precise and tender language. Here’s how Charlotte Continue reading