4. Because Theyโ€™re Open-minded

Speaking of being open to new ideas, in the same study, it was found that readers of literary fiction were more open-minded due to "[the] double release - of thinking through events without concerns for urgency and permanence, and thinking in ways that are different than oneโ€™s own.โ€ They are used to exploring concepts that are different from what they've always known and believed. With every new story they fall into, you'll catch a glimpse of just how down to earth and easygoing they can really be.

Because They're Attentive


Midnight Rose
Bibliophile = latin or Ancient Greek for "Lover of Books"
Neecey Beresford
@apple, It means someone with a love of books.
Can you at least define this word? Never heard it before.
Midnight Rose
your'e not the only one! good article in any case.
Omg, first glance I thought it said 'reasons to date a pedophile' I'm so relieved.
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