Read for yourselves 
as well as for the kids

New research published this month shows that modern parents read bedtime stories more often to their children than their parents did with them. The number of parents who regularly read bedtime stories has almost doubled in a generation, with half of all parents now reading to their children every night.

But whilst the number of people reading bedtime stories to their children has increased, the number of adults picking up a book for their own enjoyment has fallen – with ‘lack of time’ given as the most common reason.

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