Reading is vital for the health of your brain and its proper functions. It is proven that reading not only improves memory but helps to prevent degenerative disease such as dementia. The simple act of reading a book can reduce your stress and increase your intellect while bringing you great joy as well as nurture you into a more empathetic person. With all the great books and benefits, how can you not love a wonder holiday such as National Read A Book Day? ENJOY BOOK LOVERS!