Fewer adults find pleasure in reading
According to the Organization For Economic Cooperation and Development, 37 per cent of students in developed countries don't read for pleasure. They read for work, for information, but not because they enjoy it.
That's not good news for people who think fostering a love of reading in young people is the best way to create lifelong learners..
Jeet Heer is a cultural critic and writer.
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