Reading is such a fun and rewarding experience but it seems that , in recent years, reading has unfortunately fallen by the wayside in pursuit of hot video games or spending time surfing the web. There’s really nothing quite like curling up with a good book though. For some people, reading is a bit more challenging because of vision difficulties but, luckliy, large print books offer them a fantastic solution. These kinbds fo books allow them to read comfortably without having to worry about eye strain.
The text in most reading material is pretty small. It’s designed this way to pack the most punch into the fewest pages. There are a few exceptions to those rules though. Kids’ books, especially those for toddlers, are often written with bigger text. These large print books for kids are usually filled with bright and brilliant pictures. The larger letters play another important role as they make it a bit simpler when the child is first learning the sounds of the alphabet and how to read.
For older folks they often turn to reading glasses in order to see the fine print. As our eyes age it becomes a little more difficult to clearly focus on small objects. This can be discouraging for someone who finds solace in reading. For them, books that have a larger size font, allow them to regain their joy in reading. There’s no more straining or shifting the light in the room in order to read the books they want to read.
Many new titles are now being released in this format. This is great news for anyone who has trouble reading standard size text. They can even preorder a new release in large print books so it’s available to them the very first day it’s made available. It’s so frustrating when a book you’ve been dying to read has been released and you don’t have a copy in your hands right away.
Once you’re done reading these, don’t discard them. Although you already know the ending, others don’t, and if you have someone else in your life that would enjoy books with larger print, save them to give to them. Books are always a welcome gift, and no one minds receiving a few gently read books. A person certainly doesn’t have to have a vision issue to find a book with larger text enjoyable.
There’s no excuse for not reading anymore. With many of the books in high demand now available in an easier to read text size, you’ll never again miss out on a fantastic novel or an informative how to book. Reading just got even more enjoyable with large print books.
This has been a guest post by Jason Moir who works for Aberdeen Printing, a leading digital print company based in Aberdeen, Scotland. For more information about what they offer, please visit their website.