Perhaps you don't have time to read books but you do read magazines. Are your magazines stacked on top of the chair? Here is an idea! A DIY (or have soeone make it for you) pallet magazine holder. Paint it to match your decor.
DIY Deck table made from upcycled pallets, with a trench for succulents or other plants - nice tutorial, and piece is well finished. (upcycled pallet & deck/porch/patio boards) Gotta do this with my old lawn furniture.