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Why we should read

Stuart Petre Brodie Mais

Why we should read

by Stuart Petre Brodie Mais

  • 131 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books and reading.,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Russian literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1921 ed.

    Statementby S. P. B. Mais.
    SeriesEssay index reprint series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN511 .M23 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p.
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5547996M
    LC Control Number67026760

    For parents looking for reasons of why children should read, we've compiled a list below, in no particular order. Reading expands a child's vocabulary. The act of reading works as an exercise to improve reading fluency and comprehension. You can't comprehend what you can't read.   E-Books Are Damaging Your Health: Why We Should All Start Reading Paper Books Again AM By Lecia Bushak Reading regular books comes with a slew of health benefits that their electronic counterparts don't have.

      Good books last longer than blog posts, which fade into cyberspace hoping for a Google search to one day bring them to light again. And they seek a higher purpose in shaping a reader. Read for discovery and understanding, not just to gather information. Read to develop your critical thinking skills. Be teachable and then teach others. Read books! The most important reason to read (non-fiction) every day is regular maintenance and updates for your brain. Imagine your body is a piece of hardware and your brain is the organ that runs the software to operate your body and how you experience life – from making everyday decisions to how you feel about certain situations.

      Why you should read classic books. And while reading new books is a great way to stay on top of the latest ideas, I think it’s much better to make a habit of reading older books. Here are nine reasons why. Enjoy! 1. Passed the classic test. Old books are books with ideas and stories that endure –even thousands of years. People read books for many reasons, but you don't have to feel that it's an academic experience if you don't want it to be. Entertainment is one of the best reasons for reading. You can pick up a book and have an unforgettable experience: laugh, cry, or sit on the edge of your : Esther Lombardi.


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Reading can help you relax. There’s a reason snuggling up with a good book (and maybe a glass of wine) after a long day sounds so appealing.

Research suggests that reading can work as a serious stress-buster. One study by Sussex University researchers showed that reading may reduce stress by as much as 68 percent.

World Book Day is held each year to celebrate authors, illustrators, books and reading. Marked in countries across the world and recognised by Unesco, the initiative hopes to encourage children 12 quotes that explain why we should all be reading more | indy We thought you might, too, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the best quotes about reading.

Read on to see the many insightful, witty, and motivating things that have been said about reading by authors, poets, scientists, artists, visionaries and even comedians.

A Japanese writer once said, “If you only read the books that everybody else is reading, you can only think what everybody else is thinking.” When you read, the book becomes your life.

The author’s beliefs and emotions will become your beliefs and emotions. 13 Reasons Why should we read books. You know that strange feeling, when you hold the book for the first time and think, “Yeah, I’m going to read you.” For me, it feels the same like we used to feel when we switched the class every year and remember that first day of school.

Wonderful. Well, school’s over, college too. I find it's healing and inspiring to read at least part of one personal development book a day. Just a chapter or 20 pages in the morning can make all the difference in how you see yourself and the world around you.

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Reading a book or newspaper for just six minutes lowered people's stress levels by 68 percent—a stronger effect than going for a walk (42 percent), drinking a cup of tea or coffee (54 percent), or. As World Book Day is celebrated around the world – and World Book Night in the UK – we look at great quotes from authors on why they like reading, as Author: Marta Bausells.

Reading is a form of escape, helping you forget the daily hassles of life and enjoy the world outside of your own. This escapism is probably why I don’t force myself to read books I don’t enjoy. Reading a book you don’t enjoy is stressful.

I’d rather find pleasure in the hobby. Reading makes you a better writer. Your brain is not a fortress. It’s no secret that we forget most of what we read when we’re finished with a book. The more times you read, the more it sticks. 6. You didn’t care for the author’s new book.

Go back to the glory years before they’re forgotten! 7. You missed the whole point the first time : Sara Jonsson.3 Cons of Reading Books Instead of Watching Movies. 1. Books Are Too Long. With the jam-packed schedules of many adults and teens these days, books can take weeks, months, or even years to read.

However, the time span of movies is limited. A movie generally plays for a minimum of an hour and a half to about three hours at the : Jaime Gelman.4.

Reading helps you remember. Reading isn’t only about discovering the new. It’s also a vehicle for reflection.

Many bibliophiles can trace their love of reading back to a cherished memory, such as being read to by a parent or discovering the first book they ever loved (Winnie the Pooh, Dr.

Seuss or Enid Blyton, anyone?).Re-reading those favorite books, or reading about familiar .