The Guardian Books Podcast asks can books and poetry make you happier?
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Here at Region of Readers, we're taking well-being and reading for pleasure as our theme for this year. Looking at the ways that books and the practice of taking some time out of your day to read a good book - an old favourite or a new discovery - could contribute to your happiness and we're not the only ones...
The team behind the Guardian Books Podcast have been exploring precisely this topic in their most recent podcast. We were fascinated by the discussion and wanted to share it with you. We hope it encourages you to take a moment, take a book and explore our recommended reading list to find the next title that could brighten your day.
Listen to the Guardian Books Podcast discussion with William Sieghart and Viv Groskop here.