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5 ways reading benefits your health — and how to make reading a daily habit

Reading consistently strengthens connections in the brain, improves memory and concentration, and may even help you live longer. Reading can also reduce stress levels and prevent age-related cognitive decline. To read more, set aside time every day to pick up a book, whether it’s during your commute or before bed. […]
5 ways reading benefits your health — and how to make reading a daily habit
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Sales of Kamala Harris books boomed after she was declared vice president-elect, as Americans sought to educate themselves — and their children — about her

Sales of books by or about Vice President-elect Kamala Harris surged after the election, the Associated Press reported Sunday. Two books written by Harris, as well as two children’s books about her, made it to Amazon’s list of its 10 highest-selling books on Sunday. “Superheroes Are Everywhere,” Harris’ children’s book, […]
Sales of Kamala Harris books boomed after she was declared vice president-elect, as Americans sought to educate themselves — and their children — about her
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Harry Potter publisher Bloomsbury posted its highest earnings since 2008, saying that people are shunning streaming and turning to books during lockdown

Bloomsbury, the original publisher for the “Harry Potter” series, posted a 17% rise in revenue and 60% rise in profits in the six months to August. It posted its highest first-half earnings since 2008, and said people had “rediscovered the pleasure of reading” during lockdown. Bloomsbury credited its performance to […]
Harry Potter publisher Bloomsbury posted its highest earnings since 2008, saying that people are shunning streaming and turning to books during lockdown
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20 young-adult books that are perfect for fans of romantic comedies

Few genres of books are as fun to read as young-adult romantic comedies. The books offer the delight of first love, and they help adolescent readers work through their own trials and tribulations by showing them characters experiencing the same issues they are. YA books also give adult readers a […]
20 young-adult books that are perfect for fans of romantic comedies
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The best romance books of 2020

There’s nothing like curling up with a sweet and steamy romance book. Plenty of delightful romance books have been released in 2020, so you’ll have no shortage of options when trying to pick your next tantalising read. The best romance books of 2020 include books with enemies-to-lovers plots, stories of […]
The best romance books of 2020
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