Reading and Mental Health


The link below is to an article that considers if reading can improve mental health.

For more visit:
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/talking-about-men/201905/can-reading-books-improve-your-mental-health

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Gifting Books


The link below is to an article that considers the art of gifting books.

For more visit:
https://www.bookish.com/articles/book-charmer-karen-hawkins-giving-books/

George R. R. Martin on the Conclusion of ‘A Song of Ice and Fire.’


The link below is to an article that considers everything George R. R. Martin has said concerning the conclusion of ‘A Song of Ice and Fire.’

For more visit:
https://people.com/tv/everything-george-r-r-martin-has-said-about-his-new-game-of-thrones-books/

What is a ‘Beach Read?’


The link below is to an article that considers ‘just what is a beach read?’ Me – whatever I want to read should I want to read at the beach. Personally, I wouldn’t read at the beach, but that’s a personal choice obviously.

For more visit:
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/23/books/beach-reads-bookstores.html

The Reward of Reading Long Books


The link below is to an article that considers the reward of reading a long book – a very long book.

For more visit:
https://nationalpost.com/entertainment/books/the-challenges-and-rewards-of-reading-very-very-very-long-books

Book Conservation, Preservation and Restoration


The link below is to an article that takes a look at book conservation, preservation, and restoration.

For more visit:
https://blog.bookstellyouwhy.com/bid/230202/book-conservation-versus-preservation-versus-restoration

Our Relationship With Books Throughout History


The link below is to an article that takes a look at how our relationship with books has changed throughout history.

For more visit:
https://hyperallergic.com/497504/the-book-by-amaranth-borsuk-mit-press/