The benefits of regularly putting time aside to lose ourselves in a good book are far-reaching and, in some cases, life-changing.
With the children heading back to school – stock up on my eclectic adult collection of fiction – then curl up in a comfy chair and let the world pass you by.

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Reading is like exercise for the brain, which keeps the brain active.
It reduces stress, increases the quality of sleep AND slows down the onset of dementia.
Pick up a book and step into another world. Enjoy places and time periods you have never seen and characters they have never met.
Getting lost in a book is a wonderful way to spend an afternoon.
Reading is an important part of life for many people; in addition to being fun, it can be educational.

Reading fiction can help you be more open-minded and creative.

How Reading Books Can Positively Affect Your Life

  • Strengthens the brain.
  • Increases empathy.
  • Builds vocabulary.
  • Prevents cognitive decline.
  • Reduces stress.
  • Aids sleep.
  • Alleviates depression.
  • Lengthens lifespan.
  • Increases focus and concentration.

“Linda has published sixteen books. She blogs about the publishing world, posts useful tips on the challenges a writer faces, including marketing and promoting your work, how to build your online platform, how to get reviews and how to self-publish.”