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    Any book suggestions?

    I need someone to suggest me a book that they're (a)currently reading and loving (b)past read but loved (c) a book you've heard that was breathtaking. Help a sister out! Miss A
    TeRiiFiiC TeRiiFiiC 18-21, F 17 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    That’s the thing about books.

    They let you travel without moving your feet. - Jhumpa Lahiri
    weirdnerdgirl weirdnerdgirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2015

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    Lately I've been reading a lot of western

    fantasy. (Lord of the Rings, The Witcher, Etc.) I'm a big nerd when it comes to fantasy.
    AnorakPhan AnorakPhan 16-17, M Jan 21

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    happyxo happyxo 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 31

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    >I go to a bookstore.

    .. Paradise. I can actually live there, believe it or not.
    Shayala Shayala 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 2, 2015

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    My classmates all ridicule me

    for reading more books rather than watch movies with them. But I don't mind. Those idiots can't differentiate a book from a magazine. I'm comfortable with what I'm doing and I won't change reading for them. It hurts, but fictional characters taught me to be who I am and just be...
    HermioneRiddle HermioneRiddle 13-15, F 8 Responses May 8, 2015

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    Do authors cry when they kill off the best

    characters? Or do they smile, laugh and have a cup of tea with Satan?
    aya101 aya101 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 2, 2014

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    Currently in the middle of the 2nd book of the

    Fifty Shades trilogy :) It's a really good story. I can't put it down. I highly recommend it. It does get sexually graphic though...
    BabyKitty7885 BabyKitty7885 26-30, F 14 Responses Jan 30, 2015

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    I got new books today : ) Some are from the

    early 1900s. Yay for library book sales!
    AnnaliseLeah AnnaliseLeah 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 2, 2014

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    I find it very difficult to lend books out to

    people because they are like my friends.
    ProfMeowS ProfMeowS 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 17

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    I have a rotating list of "favorites"

    or rather I suppose the list goes on and on. What are a list of 5 of your favorites. We will assume that you probably have many many more than 5, and these may not be "THE" top 5. The Stand The Shining Circle of friends The Harry Potter Series (ALL OF THEM) Home is where the...
    ProfMeowS ProfMeowS 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 17

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    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 20, 2015

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    I love books more than people

    because people will hurt you one day. But books will make you forget all the problem.
    JulieK8 JulieK8 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 20

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    One of my favorite books

    that I have read is "The African Queen". Sure, the story is a bit dated and yes, I know they made it into a movie in the 50s...but there is something about that book that kept me glued and made me read through it and unable to put it down.
    DesiredUserNameandStuff DesiredUserNameandStuff 31-35, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    It has been months since the last time I bought

    some books so yesterday, since it's payday, I decided to go to my favorite secondhand bookstore and treat myself. I spent an hour or more inside the store that the saleslady probably think I'm sort of crazy or that I am going to rob or shoplift. Haha! No, I am not like that. I...
    Fr0z3nY0gurt Fr0z3nY0gurt 26-30, F 10 Responses Jun 13, 2015

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    I get taken to this whole other world

    when I am reading a book, I get completely engulfed and I love it. It takes me away from any problems or any stress. Books just make me feel better, keep me interested and make me a dreamer. I don't understand when people tell me that they don't enjoy reading books.
    Jessicademond Jessicademond 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 28, 2015

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    I am finishing Crime

    and Punishment right now.
    StarseedPower StarseedPower 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    completed REFLECTED IN YOU-SYLVIA DAY i'm in

    love with all the characters from gideon to eva to cary to eva's mom, book is powerful and beautiful, i can't stop thinking about it even when i'm done reading..hats off! will start my next soon :)
    beautyndbeast beautyndbeast 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    soundofaghost soundofaghost 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 12, 2015

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    Do you ever get to the end of a book series

    and have an existential crisis?
    rebekahcookie33 rebekahcookie33 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 4, 2015

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    I never seem to get over a feeling

    when your favorite series/book ends. It's some sort of quiet yearning to know more, to know everything that happens to your favorite characters.
    metallic28 metallic28 16-17, M 5 Responses Feb 10, 2015

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    I love reading books from sci fi to fantasy

    and thrillers and adventure novels I love graphic novels and comics too Sometimes a book that has been turned into a movie the book often is better as you can let your own imagination set the scene and how the characters look and act Even with Ebooks I prefer having a good...
    sophiencis sophiencis 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    Can someone recommend me some good

    psychological books?
    KarahXnichole KarahXnichole 16-17, F 7 Responses Jan 23

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    Today I got 40 books

    for $5 and I cannot express my happiness!!
    Kkhudg Kkhudg 16-17 6 Responses Sep 10, 2015

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    Books are addicting Book Hangover When you've

    finished a book and you suddenly return to the real world, but the real world feels incomplete or surreal because you're still living in the world of the book. A goals to live a life of a girl I'd love to read a book about.:)
    ImAlivingParadox ImAlivingParadox 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 4, 2015

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    Books are such lovely things.

    Portals to fascinating universes. I probably wouldn't survive for very long without them.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 24, 2015

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    I always have my nose in a book,

    even when I'm not studying...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 21

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    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Aug 10, 2015

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    ashlyn110 ashlyn110 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I've got 5 books I'm reading at

    once including the Holy Bible. Two of the books are really short. And a normal sized novel I'm reading has almost 400 pages I've been reading since June 2015. It takes me a long time to read and ponder over books, but I love them and sometimes re read sentences because I want to...
    Balletomane Balletomane 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 1

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    Nothing can beat the feel of a book in your

    hand..the smell of the pages when you open a new one. When I buy preowned books I just leaf through them, looking for little secrets left between the pages by previous owners. Years ago, I owned a big house with a library room where I stashed and stacked my books. When I...
    VanTraveller VanTraveller 51-55, F 5 Responses Jan 24, 2015

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    I just finished reading today "Sinsajo",

    the spanish translation for "Mockingjay". Never got to see anything from "The Hunger Games" before, and I must say I got delighted with this one. We can find themes such as war and peace, friendship, sacrifice for a common goal, and of course, everything set in a credible future...
    exodialp626 exodialp626 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    JustBreathe4J JustBreathe4J 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    Love, love, love books

    and I read daily. Usually I read 2 to 3 a day depending on the size. I think the written word is the sexiest thing!
    Dixiedivine Dixiedivine 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    I don't have time for a relationship,

    do you know how many books I need to read?
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 26, 2015

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    Every book is a TARDIS,

    innocuous on the outside, bigger on the inside & able to transport you through time and space.
    deleted deleted 26-30 14 Responses Jan 4, 2015

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    yesterday i went to a library bag sale

    and got 115 books for 6 dollars.
    penpalwriter penpalwriter 41-45, F 10 Responses Nov 22, 2015

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    My new year's resolution is to read more books.

    Last year I maybe read 5. This year I want to at least do double that. I read several books at once and alternate between them and it takes me months to finish one.
    Balletomane Balletomane 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 22

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    (A Skogsra is a beautiful

    but sinister forest spirit.) But he, whose heart a skogsra steals it will never recover His soul will long for moonlight dreams and no mere mortal lover ...
    Baelfire33 Baelfire33 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    "All morons hate it when you call them a moron.

    " Holden Caulfield, "The Catcher in the Rye"
    LucyFuhr LucyFuhr 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 16

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    The last unicorn Devouring series A child

    called it They are my favorites
    peapot69 peapot69 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    Sometimes i feel like the only way i am truly

    alive is when i am reading a book or thinking up a book to write. Life can be so depressing and lonely some times.
    DianaR91 DianaR91 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 30, 2015

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    "Books have a way of making you homesick

    for a place you have never been."
    nobody62442 nobody62442 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 4, 2015

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    I must read everyday.

    At least 20 pages before sleep. I heals my minds biorhythm, it regulates my brain, let's it forget the day and move inside a new universe.
    JetWoes JetWoes 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    The only hangover I've ever had was book

    hangovers, and boy it lasts for days :)
    dearalexe dearalexe 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 21, 2014

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