Biblio-therapy (reading books for therapy) is sometimes used by Recreational Therapists.
I watched a video on the news where a young girl had been the only survivor in her family. Her parents and siblings had been killed.
I don’t know how she has the spirit to go on. I’m not sure if I could be as strong as her.
She quoted Dumbledore from Harry Potter in the news.
Books can provide a healthy escape (opposed to substance abuse or other high risk behaviors). Books can provide wisdom and knowledge as well: