Reading books should never end or there is no age limit in reading. You will enjoy and discover a lot of things when you read but most teenagers today seem to have lost interest in the power of reading. Old folks lost interest the moment they feel that their eyes show some signs that it is in trouble. But there is no limit to those who are truly passionate about reading. There are some parents that help their young ones discover the entertainment in reading. And as for the old ones, they ask someone to read to them mostly their favorite books but there are some usual titles that are considered to be incredible books to read for the oldies.
Some of the most popular books that are usually read for the oldies include Tim by Colleen McCullough, Gone with the wind by Margaret Mitchell, Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger, #1) by V.C. Andrews, Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry, The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje and Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind. Most of these novels have been adapted to film but you will surely enjoy reading the stories for them.
Another set of novels includes Wildfire by Zane Grey, Sophie’s Choice by William Styron, Nobody Loves a Drunken Indian by Clair Huffaker, Round the Bend by Nevil Shute and Atonement by Ian McEwan. Depending on what genre or if they like a specific author you can choose from these different titles and they will surely enjoy the story. You can also read to them The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger, The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford, Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach and Thornyhold by Mary Stewart.
There are endless book titles that you can recommend or read to your grandmother or grandfather. You can also consider suggesting some of the books that you like. This will help them know some of the best new authors and novels available. You can also find some of the good books available based on what they already have or like. You can use the internet to help you with your research. There are a lot of sites that give suggestions about the books that might be related or similar to the book that you have just searched. Make sure you look for books that are meant for the oldies.
Reading the classic novel will help you increase your vocabulary and you can surely learn a lot of new things. You can also suggest reading books from their list and reading some of the books you like alternately. This will strengthen your bond and you can also learn more from each other. Before you head to your local library or book shop you can spend a little time researching books that are popular during their time and you can also suggest some books that you know which they might like after you found out about some of their favorites. You can also check if they have a collection of books available. Or you can also ask the staff at your local bookstore to give you some suggestions on the best book to buy or read for your granny.