It's an adorable win-win situation: Kids can practice reading while shelter cats get the affection they need.

Organized by the Animal Rescue League -- an animal shelter in Berks County, Penn. -- "Book Buddies" is a program that allows children to read to cats who are waiting to be adopted. The program, which aims to both improve reading skills among children and help the shelter animals is Brilliant! Here are more photos of kids reading to cats. Book Buddies Photos