#FF Friday Finds – a few gems I found on the Internet this week

THREE ARTICLES on the debate regarding listening to vs. reading a book. I am particularly interested in this topic because I tried audiobooks, but found they weren’t for me.  I wonder, was it the book? the narrator? or just the medium itself?A neuroscientist compares the brain benefits of reading vs. listening to books.
https://www.wellandgood.com/reading-versus-listening/

Are Audiobooks As Good For You As Reading? Here’s What Experts Say

And lastly, from Psychology Today: Why Listening to a Book Is Not the Same as Reading It

A few graphics from Pinterest that I particularly enjoyed

An essay on the Real World Benefits of Reading Fiction



About Fictionophile

Fiction reviewer ; Goodreads librarian. Retired library cataloger - more time to read! Loves books, gardening, and red wine. I have been a reviewer member of NetGalley since October 2013. I review titles offered by Edelweiss, and participate in blog tours with TLC Book Tours.
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9 Responses to #FF Friday Finds – a few gems I found on the Internet this week

  1. Carla says:

    I really liked reading all the articles, except the Time one. Nice things to think about. Thanks for the smiles as well, Lynne. I will shut off my laptop and finish listening to the last chapter in my audiobook as I prepare for bed. 😀📚🎧

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  2. WendyW says:

    I loved that last one. I’m always mispronouncing words!

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  3. Kelly says:

    So interesting!! Thanks, Lynne!

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  4. Very interesting articles about audiobooks vs reading!

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