Why Don’t Teens Read For Pleasure Like They Used To? | MindShift

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/05/why-dont-teens-read-for-pleasure-like-they-used-to/

“But a roundup of studies, put together by the nonprofit Common Sense Media, shows a clear decline over time. Nearly half of 17-year-olds say they read for pleasure no more than one or two times a year — if that. That’s way down from a decade ago.”(Ludden)

(painting by Al Smith 2013)

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