Reading is wide and you do not have to be in school to have a book to read. Many have made reading a habit or a hobby therefore cannot let the day end without reading a context. Every book as long as it has moral intentions contributes positively to readers. Various books exist in the market, from novels, magazines, textbooks meant for the syllabuses in school, inspirational books and of course, the holy books from each religion. Everyone has different tastes when it comes to reading and because every book has a message that it sends to the readers, readers acquire more knowledge though in a different way.
When you take time to read, you not only acquire knowledge but also manage to solve matters in future by practicing what you have learned from different contents. Reading is a good way of killing boredom and idleness but in such cases, a reader must have the right contents for one to continue enjoying reading. In the academic point of view, scholars access the libraries to gain knowledge for excelling in the academic levels by reading books that are relevant to the fields they are training.
Reading is influential and that is the main reason it is important to pick positive contents to read. When you think about being influential, it means that when you read, the contents stick in the mind hence leads you to act therefore affecting the society. When you feed your mind with positive stuff, that is positive impact guaranteed in the society and vice versa. The society is composed of the young and the old but the greatest percentage of readers is made of the young. This is where parents should come in by monitoring what their young ones read. By doing that it will prevent the society from being caught up in immoral deeds.