TV-presenter Cherno Jobatey reading with children in Colognes biggest public library to fight the fact that almost half of all children only read if their teachers orders them to do so. Reading is fun and entertainment, equally strengthening cognitive skills and linguistic expression. TV-presenter Cherno Jobatey has known this since the days when he was a little boy: Listening to somebody reading motivates you to read on your own. And reading is a key qualification for almost everything. That’s why he makes a point of participating in public reading day events.