Readers Experience Empathy

We sense that we are somehow in the book.

Readers Experience the Aesthetic

The appreciation of beauty or good taste.


Readers Ponder

 To think about and reflect on.


Readers Imagine and Create

New Ideas and New Possibilities

Readers Advocate and Evaluate

To speak or write in favor of or to judge or determine the significance, worth, or quality of;assess: to evaluate the results of an experiment.


Readers Notice Patterns and Symbols

Patterns: combination of qualities, acts, tendencies forming a consistent or characteristic arrangement.

Symbols: something used for or regarded as representing something else; a material object representing something, often something immaterial; emblem, token, or sign.


Readers Make Global Conclusions

Reasoned deductions or inferences.


Readers Infer Author's Intentions, Values and Claims

The Author’s Point of View 

Readers Remember