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I Read Banned Books

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    "There's a Book In My Library to Offend Everyone" - Oh yeah.  Or, at least I plan for there to be. I have a book of banned books at home (a little ironic) and a couple years...
    axelval axelval 18-21, T 4 Responses Sep 24, 2009

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    Censorship's Bonfire. - I'm not sure what books are banned in Britian but the more controversial include: Catcher in the Rye, Animal Farm, 1984, Lords of the Flies and Brave New...
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 2 Responses May 25, 2010

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    I remember in high school I had to buy seven comics every week. My first job was a paperboy and comic books were the first things I bought. I have over one thousand and I read all...
    solojo solojo 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I love comic books, my favorite characters are Arawn, Slaine and Requiem.
    voslung voslung 36-40, M Mar 16

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    I read a lot of Archie Comics before, but now I read stand-alone graphic novels and follow some arcs involving Batman and the X-Men. The last ones I read were the ones in the first...
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    For me, it's really hard to find a satisfying book. I hate cheeseball writing and I want something at least mildly relatable... I read all of Fifty Shades and part of the second...
    Luckylotus013 Luckylotus013 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Read Deadpool Classics Vol 1 and its pretty cool Also read Batman Under the Red Hood great stuff from Judd Winnick which btw became a great animated movie
    DX2000 DX2000 18-21, M Mar 30

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    I love bookstores to pick up different types of books to read and enjoy. I have many interests and enjoy reading about them. I love to read multiple books at times for pure...
    femaledressed4work femaledressed4work 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    Whenever I enter a bookstore I can stay there for hours. I search for all kinds of books. Though I love Fantasy the most. I only read English books. I can't stand reading books...
    xlevinus xlevinus 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Before reading books, i hated it, Because i think it's dull and waste of time. But after my ex gf got me into this one book ''The fault in our stars'', after reading it, i realise...
    jasonyueno jasonyueno 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Is anyone interested in reading LGBT stories? I found a site called wattpad where there are decent stuff to read. If you use an android phone or Iphone,its better to download the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 7

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    I love reading sad books not like sappy love ones that are sad then happy. I mean just a really sad ending. Know of any?
    cunyanbi28 cunyanbi28 18-21, F 8 Responses Mar 29

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    I love it when books I have get turned into TV series or movies. The Babysitter's Club Nancy Drew Anne Of Green Gables Anne Of Avonlea Saved By The Bell The Princess Diaries 1-800...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 7 hrs ago

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    I read a lot. And I read fast. I was surrounded by books since birth. My parents and my grandparents were all bookworms. When I was a teenager, I was going through some 200 and up...
    fakehotairbaloon fakehotairbaloon 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    ELVES 5 races in the same world, 5 authors and 5 desingers for 5 storiesThe five different adventures take place in a common world and represent various aspects of this universe...
    voslung voslung 36-40, M Mar 26

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    A lot of people wouldn't expect that from me, or think I'm weird cause I read for fun. Like I'm sorry? Lol I either spend all my money on movies or books. I do read the more...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F Mar 26

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    I currently have probably read more than 1 maybe 2 thousand books in my life. I absolutely love reading in my free time when I'm not playing video games, watching youtube or...
    haneko haneko 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love Julie b. jones (first English reading!)...I love all Harry potter series...I also love Jane Austen novels....a walk to remember...fahrenheit451...Frankenstein....I LOVE...
    heart247 heart247 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Growing up in my home there wasn't any reading material other than my mother's reader's digest she put up for decorations. I had to get reading material elsewhere, so I spent a...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Reading has been a lifelong thing for me. Words were a point of bonding with my mom. She would always get the dictionary ans sit with me to define new words. If I still didn't...
    cosq11 cosq11 26-30, M Mar 29

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    Recently, I got back into reading. "Never judge a book by its cover' is so true. I have finished 3 books in the course of 2 months. I am now reading a second book of one of the...
    strangerinacrowd strangerinacrowd 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    It is not true we have only one life to love, if we can read, we can live as many lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish. People say that life is the thing, but I prefer...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    today my new book arrived can't wait to read it , it is called Collapse : How societies choose to fail or succed . I personally only read books that are related to politics or geo...
    SebUK SebUK 13-15, M Apr 3

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    It's really fun and addictive, I spare time I have I read and read. It not only makes me more imaginative it expands your vocabulary and makes you more intelligent! I honestly...
    Emma307 Emma307 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I've read lots of books, I read the 'DIVERGENT' trilogy in five days, and last spring break (two weeks long for me) I read a grand total of FIFTEEN books, back to back to back!
    WarHammer40000 WarHammer40000 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    EVERYONE....hey you, yeah you and you....EVERYONE needs to check out this site goodreads.com It is f@cking amazing you can rate books you've read, search endlessly by author, isbn...
    Goodbadladywoman Goodbadladywoman 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I enjoy reading so much to the point of having 4-5, even 10 different books I am reading at the same time. Books are one of the best things that are on this earth! Helps me get...
    MrsGrisham MrsGrisham 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    Newest Discovery By R. J. Heathorn (* PUNCH, May 9, 1962) A new aid to rapid--almost magical--learning has made its appearance. Indications are that if it catches on all the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 7

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    My friend and librarian Dena found a Japanese word for it...books are amazing but I prefer tangible news. I'm an exemplary reader and I have always exceeded on writing, but I don't...
    cmitchellichs cmitchellichs 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I love reading, it transports me to another world away from all the worries and sometimes unhappiness in my life. I love being transported into this alternate reality... So if...
    MINIONPOP MINIONPOP 16-17 Mar 23

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    I adore the smell of most books, although there are a few exceptions. I also love that lovely musty aroma in used bookstores. Sometimes I will sneak a good sniff of a book I'm...
    LuminousMotes LuminousMotes 31-35, F Mar 24

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    I like read Agatha Christie books... I have read about thirty books of her. And my favorites are: 1) Murder in the Orient Express 2) Death on the Nil 3) And then There Were None 4...
    Muramasha Muramasha 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I like to read a lot and having an understanding that, we never feel we have enough time for reading, if we engaged with good ones. The topics and the articles of interests are so...
    fikrisharif fikrisharif 36-40, M 1 hr ago

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    i have been in a slum, not really caring much about books anymore. I just didn't have the focus or attention to sit and read when i can go watch the movie and get the info faster...
    childcalledit childcalledit 18-21, T Mar 21

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    I will read all day and all night if the book is really good I'll even miss eating cause in reading. I love reading sagas the more books it has the better it is.
    Greenman900 Greenman900 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    I can't quite put my finger on exactly what I like about bookstores but I like them nevertheless. I'd rather be stuck in a bookshop all day than go shopping for clothes like most...
    RupanjaliSamadder RupanjaliSamadder 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 25

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    i like to read books this increase my general knowledge and make me able to know more about things nd to do something new nd interesting in my life..i buy 2 new books from...
    Aarshiaa Aarshiaa 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    im a total book worm and i don't even bother to hide it! i just read one of the longest books in the world and it was TOTALLY WORTH IT! there was not a single boring moment and it...
    Discord247 Discord247 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 16

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    I love to read, allthough I read in french ( tell me if I spell anything wrong, I basically learned english by listening to Nirvana... ) I'd like to disover new authors and books...
    riendutout riendutout 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Have like 12 books too read.. Im reading sixty one inch nails at the moment, very good, feel like i have watched a movie instead of reading a book.
    notworthitatall notworthitatall 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    I love to read , I how ever was not a romance fan until I read this author , I am speaking Of Rebecca E Grant , Her books are spicy but also rare , they are intelligent ! I suggest...
    Poseybloom Poseybloom 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    I love to read. Books are my life. Any books out there that are amazing. I take suggestions. I don't judge a book by its cover.
    eh6557 eh6557 13-15, F 10 Responses Mar 16

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    My favorite books/series are (in no particular order, except the first one, that is my all time favorite book) 1. The fault in our stars be John Green 2. The infernal devices...
    anovasiangel anovasiangel 13-15, F Mar 17

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    At one time I had about 6,000 books but when ever i move I down load and now have about 2,500. Next year I plan to give quite a lot of my library to a College, but I will keep my...
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    Romance books I love to read my mom says they are trashy
    tonya13 tonya13 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I love everything about reading books. Something about the smell of a brand new book, the feel of the rigid spine and smooth pages between my fingers, the magic of bringing the...
    Puzzlepiece321 Puzzlepiece321 18-21, F Mar 22

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    Im totally addicted I think, ive watched them all atleast 20 times. Its like no other movie could meet the imagination put into those books and films. Of course the books are...
    dixiecrystal1 dixiecrystal1 18-21, F Mar 26

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    When I walk into any bookstore, I always seem to find the one book or two, I can not live without. I love the smell of a new book...oohhh! I can't wait until I get home to read it...
    Sookie70 Sookie70 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    'You read so many books, why? What's the point' It's called continuous learning and improvement. Also, it's fun to me.
    Ryanholmes20375 Ryanholmes20375 18-21, M 8 Responses Mar 31

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    So I basically have my own library in my house. I love reading. I would love to talk to someone about books and have each other recommend books for one another.
    mistressZM mistressZM 13-15, F 6 Responses Mar 31

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    a lot of books, and I would love to discuss books with people. :) Currently reading Incarceron by Cathrine Fisher. Hit me up!
    EmptyAgain EmptyAgain 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I love reading books. I use books to escape from the world.
    laubrown1 laubrown1 16-17, F Apr 6