BUILDING a reading nation

All Australians deserve access to the life-changing benefits of reading for pleasure. Join our mission to get more Australians reading more books, more often. 

Open up a world of good

Research shows that people who read regularly report higher self-esteem, are less lonely, and are more likely to empathise with others.

Reading slows the heart rate, reduces stress and can even extend our lives.

Find out more about the benefits of reading for pleasure, and spread the word.

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