McDonald's has partnered with Reading is Fundamental and for the next two weeks will be giving out books instead of toys in the Happy Meals. 

Clark the Shark Takes Heart', '
Happy Valentine's Day, 'Mouse!', '
Pete the Cat: Valentine's Day Is Cool', and '
Paddington'. This social experiment will be running through February 15th and it will be interesting how kids react to getting a book instead of a toy.

I absolutely love this idea. I'm not a huge fan of taking the kids to get fast food, but every now and then we go. I hope they do this more often, because it is such a good idea. Read the full story here and let me know what you think McDonald's giving away books instead of toys in the comments below.