Raquel Fernández Fernández, Spain
Raquel Fernández is a university teacher working at a teacher training college in Alcalá de Henares (Madrid, Spain), where she also coordinates its bilingual project. She holds a PhD on the use of literature in EFL and has contributed to a good number of seminars, workshops and publications. E-mail: email@example.com
The following article is focused on the study of a literacy experience I developed in a teacher training college in Spain (Escuela Universitaria Cardenal Cisneros). A group of students taking an optional subject on English language and literature took part on three activities which aimed at promoting a more aesthetic reading (Rosenblatt, 2005), and increasing their awareness of the importance of enjoying reading and writing books. The activities were the creation of a Spell Book, a newsstand and a bookcrossing experience.