Swan, Dr Norman
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Norman Swan

“Recognise what reading – particularly fiction – does for you. It opens up new worlds, exercises your imagination, brings out your emotional self and uses parts of your mind that don’t often get an outing (and) it does make you more fun to be with.”

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