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16 Reasons Reading Fiction is Essential for Basically Everyone

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Not everybody loves to read books. I get that. But that doesn’t mean that reading fiction isn’t great for everyone. In fact, even those who aren’t interested in reading can benefit from picking up a book and reading it, even just for a little while.

You heard that reading was good for you all the time when you were little and really, you probably just thought the grown ups were trying to get you to be quiet. You may have even thought reading was nerdy and you’d get made fun of for it, so you avoided it.

If you are and were an avid reader, you know just how great it is. Not only is it fun to picture this world you’ll never truly be able to see, but it does a lot more for you psychologically, too. Here are some of the top reasons why reading is essential for everyone.