The books that I read leave a mark on my soul. I feel like every time you read a good book you get more interesting, smart, brave etc. Every book also carries its own lesson that makes you a better person.
"Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on Earth should that mean that it is not real?" - Albus Dumbledore, _Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows_ Make your dreams that are good a reality.