Learning to Love Reading Again

Amanda Adams
5 min readJan 3, 2020

2019: The Year I Returned to Reading for Pleasure

Image by Linus Schütz from Pixabay.

Growing up I was an avid reader, testing well above grade-level pretty early on and devouring series like Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots and The Baby-Sitters Club quickly. When my mom suggested I read something more serious, like a biography, I rebelliously came home with an Elvis biography — really showed her! But somewhere between high school and college my…

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Amanda Adams

Eugene, Oregon — Book Lover, Writer, Philanthropist, and Social Justice Advocate.