Beverly Sullivan has clear memories of her childhood, when her mother used to read Janice Holt Giles books to the family. The experience was not only entertaining for Sullivan, it also instilled in her a love of reading and spawned a career in education.
The fact that some of Kentucky's older residents can't pass along such a tradition disturbs Sullivan.
Forty percent - 1 million - of Kentucky's working population cannot read at all or have very limited to moderate reading ability.
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