News items of interest on reading

There is a new book out by Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse called The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming of Age Crisis and How to Build a Culture of Self-Reliance that might be worth a look. He’s got a section devoted to the importance of reading.

Also, in the June 18, 2017 Sunday Review section of the New York Times the Corner Office column by Adam Bryant presented an interview with Jay Walker, founder of Priceline and Upside. Among other interesting points, Walker offers advice to new college grads that includes continuous learning and MUCH more reading across fields and disciplines to add value to whatever jobs they might have. Here’s a link to this piece:

I always enjoy seeing stories in the media that support the need for more and better reading.


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