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Books: More Important Than Ever

President Barack Obama has been shaped in life by reading. His convictions and outlooks are a result of his love of reading and his attempt to understand the world and its humans through books. In an interview last week, President Obama discussed how he managed his eight years in the White House by reading to "slow down and get perspective." Here, in his own words, President Obama tells of his daily habit of reading: