Bring your favourite book and join us for breakfast at the Library with author and storyteller extraordinaire, Glenn Swift, to celebrate Australian Reading Hour.
Get involved and be part of a short video to encourage others to pick up a book!
- Reading relieves stress more quickly than listening to music, going for a walk or having a cup of tea.
- Children who know adults who read for pleasure learn to value reading.
- Reading a gripping novel causes positive biological changes in the brain that can last for days.
- Readers of narrative fiction display significantly more empathy than other groups.