Tomorrow is National Read a Book Day, so it will be a great day to unplug and unwind in a cozy chair.
There are some overlapping benefits between reading and puzzling. Both improve concentration and memory and lower stress and keep your brain active. Additionally benefits of reading are a more expansive vocabulary and glimpses to other times, places, and cultures.
Need some book recommendations? Goodreads is fantastic for every type of recommendation you may ever need, including books you should read and others you should avoid, with lists such as:
- Books Read in One Sitting
- Books That Should Be Made Into Movies
- Books Everyone Should Read Once
- Best Books of the Decade: 2000s
- Most Abandoned Books
- Best Books for Book Clubs
- Movies That Were Better than the Books
- Big Fat Books With the Effort
Pick up something new, reread something old, or try out something that’s been sitting on your shelves for ages. Whatever you do, read!
We’ve previously highlighted puzzles with a post on 5 Reasons You Should be Reading Game of Thrones and Book-Related Puzzles. Today here’s all of the Classic Book Puzzles we have, which come in a collectible packaging that looks just like a book on your shelf! It even has a magnetic closing.