According to a new study, "Books are just as powerful as movies when it comes to their potential to prod our brains into such reactions as delight, pain or disgust...".
For those of us who are writers, this is is great news...books can still compete with movies when it comes to touching us in a deep and meaningful way.
This from a posting on a science news blog! I would have expected something like this to come from Psychology Today. You can read the story here.