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These are the books you need to catch up on this year.
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This is why you should NEVER judge a book by its cover.
The ability to tell the difference between real and fake news relies on how far one has critically read and engaged in thought.
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Reading is key to discovering new things and it assists in mastering the essential skill of comprehension.
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Raising a boy who finds joy in reading sounds easier said than done.
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Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff and Slytherin. Four words that are significant in the life of any Potter fan.
We're lucky, although we probably take it for granted, to have been brought up in a culture of reading. Because reading is linked to academic achievement.
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"I was inspired to take up writing after reading a really shitty book," says Nikita Singh, without missing a beat, to a question from a participant at a Bloggers' Brunch, organised by Women's Web in B...
Reading promotes empathy, helping us better understand other's emotional state, a stepping stone to build meaningful relationships and more human societies.
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Teachers, take note: comics help children remember information.
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There is a more significant purpose to encourage a persistence and delight in stories: it is to stimulate and nourish our humanity.
The stores are as captivating as the books themselves.
Step one: stop waiting for someone to invite you to book club.