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  • Writer's pictureNouman Khalid

3 Best Times to Read eBooks

Updated: Nov 24, 2022

When is the best time to read an e-Book and understand it? This is one of the questions students have been looking for an answer to. Everybody wants to know the best and most effective times to read and understand. The reason is that reading can sometimes be time-wasting, especially when you have not figured out the most comfortable time you usually study effectively.

In this short article, I am going to share with you my idea on the best time to read and understand. My opinion on this topic is based on the research I conducted online and the opinions of other academicians who have also said something on this topic. Now here we go!

Truth be told, there is no universal best time to read and understand. Many authors have tried to figure this out, but they all gave different opinions based on different reasoning.

The reason for this is that people’s body system is not always the same. For instance, while Mr. A may like reading in a noisy environment, Mr. B may not like it.

That notwithstanding, some educationalists have been able to point out the best times to read and understand, and it has been accepted by a considerable number of students. The best time to read and understand is mentioned and explained in this article.

Below are the best times to read books and understand:

1. Early Morning from 4 am to 7 am:

Reading early in the morning (4 am to 7 am) is usually favorable for many reasons. Most students prefer reading during this time because the weather is usually calm and cool. Science has also confirmed that the brain of most people assimilates quicker in the morning.

It is pertinent to note that this time may not also be good for reading in some situations. For instance, it will be good to read in the morning when you did not have enough rest before waking up by 4 am to read, or when you worked all night and still want to read in the morning.

Trust me, if you read during this time, following the preconditions mentioned above, you will understand effectively. It is indeed, one of the best times to read and understand.

2. Midday from 10 am to 2 pm:

Another comfortable time to read and learn new things is from 10 am to 2 pm. This is why many Mathematics and English classes are usually fixed between 10 am to 2 pm during secondary education.

It is favorable to read at this time because the brain is usually very active and receptive to this time. Before reading, it is advised that you take something very light.

Well, I don’t like reading during this time because it is not too favorable for me. However, I know a friend who enjoys it. So, it might work for you if you try it.

3. Evening from 6 pm to 9 pm:

Reading from 6 pm to 9 pm is another great time to read books and understand very well. I enjoy reading during this time because it works for me and I strongly believe it will work for many other people out there.

First, reading in the evening is usually relaxing. It is usually a time for rest, leisure, and respite. Reading during this time makes it easier to understand because the weather is calm and the hot afternoon sun is down or almost gone. Reading during this time makes

Note that this may not work if you are stressed. In that case, you have to rest first before reading. Also, if you are one of those people that are easily distracted by hunger, make sure you eat very well.

I, therefore, recommend that you try reading at any of the times above to know whether you make it a habit. I also encourage you to try the new BrightPage app for smartphones. It's a perfect companion for easy reading on small screens.

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