Reading books

Read books by their covers

Pandemic lockdowns have prompted people to embrace reading as a safe form of recreation and a great way to keep children engaged and learning. According to NPD BookScan, sales of printed books increased 8.2% in 2020 compared to 2019. But, if you are an author who wants to compete in …

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Mental Health: Can Reading Books Really Teach Empathy?

During the pandemic, many children saw their worlds shrink and their lives shrink. At the same time, many will have witnessed a wave of mutual aid based on reflection on the needs of others: a sort of collective act of taking perspective. These two factors bring empathy to the fore …

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Warren Buffet spends up to six hours a day reading books

Breadcrumb Links Business essentials Most successful businessmen make reading part of their busy schedules Author of the article: StackCommerce Photo by Matias Nord /Unsplash The opinions and recommendations are impartial and the products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. …

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She makes a living doing what she loves most: reading books

“My goal in life,” wrote the poet Robert Frost, “is to unite my vocation and my vocation. As my two eyes are one. For almost two decades, Sarah Gelman has managed to combine her passion with her profession. An avid reader, Gelman has devoted her entire professional career to the …

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An Ode to Reading: Books Bring Our Imagination to Life | Opinion

When it comes to picking up a book or seeing the movie version, there’s a good answer. Books are more vivid and give you the ability to imagine the world and characters for yourself, allowing you to be immersed in the world in a way a screen never can. I …

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25 page-turners that will take you back to reading books

Some of those who read less than before might simply prefer modern media which, let’s not forget, are much more sociable and interactive. It is not a Manichean split. But others profess to regret not reading more, just as they might wish to exercise more. When I asked people about …

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C. Pam Zhang on Reading Books to Start Every Day

ZHANG: I’m more and more interested in finding books that seem unique, that try to do something new. I have just re-read “L’Amant” by Marguerite Duras. It’s so short, so intense and so reluctant to explain itself. BOOKS: How has the pandemic influenced your reading? ZHANG: For much of the …

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This weekend we read books from Kaia Gerber’s library

When Kaia Gerber gave the internet an episode of her book club with special guest Emily Ratajkowski, it’s safe to tell you all. love this. Since then, the model has continued the series on social media, posting regularly on Instagram. Today Gerber announced that the latest installment of her book …

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