This part inspires:
Being a teacher myself, I take it as a personal crusade to spread the love for books among my students. Thanks to various book sales or fairs, I have bought children’s books in bulk and given them as presents to students who excel in exams and as gifts for others during celebrations. ... This is just a way of giving back what I received from a teacher decades ago.Exactly what I meant in the previous post by a love of books spreading virally through personal advocacy.
Teachers need to be right up there are number one book promoters with parents. Yvonne - your students are lucky to have you!