There is seductive magic in the life that streams out of books. It deceptively distracts me from the routine of life. It is the same life that the books we are obsessed with reflect upon or seek to in their many different ways. Be it literary, autobiographical, general or academic, books have their own way of revealing the different facets of living that we can’t find anywhere else. What is even more interesting about the charm of the books is that they are more addictive than the common addictions we know. But we never consider the books as an addiction because there are more positive effects of the deceptive escape from routine they offer than the negative.
In The Saturday Monitor today, I talk to Beatrice Lamwaka about Books! Read the full interview here.