Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Can Anything Compete With a Great Book?

The National has commenced the first installment of a four-part series in which Abu Dhabi families talk about their reading habits at a time when book sales still prove strong.

“But when it comes to being truly lifted out of ourselves, to learning about worlds and lives not our own, to having our imaginations sparked and to sheer, lose-yourself pleasure, can anything compete with a great book?”

Link: Hooked on Books, The National, 1 June 2009.

Dr Geoff Pound