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Books are good for you. And for everybody.

Published in Cultural Comments, on June 9, 2015
by Paco Vique

Some of us in the WD family were in Madrid during the Feria del Libro (the World biggest Book Fair in Spanish) and lived, ate, drank and mainly talked literature for a couple of days. Paraphrasing the old ads of a popular beer, we say: books are good for you. And for everybody. Here is why.

Imagine the flu season is coming and you go to your doctor or to Walgreens or to Walmart or wherever you usually go to get your flu shots. When you get there, they tell you about this new vaccine they just developed. It is like your usual shot except that this one, not only protects you but also those surrounding you. Read more