"Twilight" series sparks interest in reading for Canadian students

11/21/2009 | Toronto Star, The

Some Canadian teachers are using teen interest in the "New Moon" movie -- based on the "Twilight" series of books -- to entice students to read. Some teachers have formed book clubs, and other educators say the books spark students to start reading other books for pleasure. "There's a lot going on that really resonates with teen readers," one educator said.

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