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Why reading books is good for society, wellbeing and your career

This article (Published: April 12, 2023 12.02pm AEST) shares information about a longitudinal study that shows reading books is correlated with curiosity.
Read the full article on The Conversation
You might also be interested in revisiting this great video: Combating Aliteracy with Australian Literature - Reading Australia | 2022 Literature Symposium. Reading Australia Fellow Edwina West has been researching the growing concern of aliteracy among our young people. She explains the ways Australian books and writing can encourage reading for pleasure. Seeing places and people that they relate to is powerful in engaging reluctant readers.
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