I Hate Reading! Tips for Helping Your (Very) Reluctant Reader

I Hate Reading! Tips for Helping Your (Very) Reluctant Reader

Do you have a child who would rather wash the dishes or help with the laundry than read a book? Do you have to beg and plead with them to sit down and read, whether it’s for school or fun? Maybe they even say they “hate reading.” It’s hard to know how to react when...
How to Build an Effective Reading Culture for Yourself

How to Build an Effective Reading Culture for Yourself

The reading culture in this day and age seems to be deteriorating. Different things have taken over, and they all have their root in technology. Technology is not bad in itself and it has a lot of advantages, but it has caused its own fair share of harm. Many people...
Why You Should Read More Classic Novels

Why You Should Read More Classic Novels

How often do you read classic novels? A. All the time – I can’t wait for my next one! B. Maybe once in a while C. What’s a classic novel? Which one of those options is your reality? Classic novels take us through a unique literary experience. They...
The ‘What’, ‘Why’, and ‘How’ of a Book Club

The ‘What’, ‘Why’, and ‘How’ of a Book Club

The world keeps revolving as men think up creative ideas to make humans live with ease. This is because some men like Larry Page, and Sergey Brin, founders of Google, thought it wise to create an app that will contain virtually every information needed in life. Yet...
How to Make a Novel Interesting and Easy to Read

How to Make a Novel Interesting and Easy to Read

Reading a novel or any other type of book is a difficult task for a lot of people, especially in Africa. There is a saying, “When you want to hide something from an African man, keep it in a book.” Most people prefer seeing a movie to picking up a book to...
The Reading Culture: Virtues and Shackles

The Reading Culture: Virtues and Shackles

Reading, according to historians, is the architect of our civilisation. Yet, as the world continues to evolve in terms of technological, political, economic, and social advancements, there is a drastic decline in the reading culture in our societies. There is no doubt...
Five Books to Spice Up Your Book Club Meeting

Five Books to Spice Up Your Book Club Meeting

The worst thing ever is a boring book club meeting. But if you so much as know what a book club is, you probably don’t need us telling you that. Having said that, there’s nothing better than sitting with a group of people who can match your degree of excitement,...