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I Read Lots of Books At the Same Time

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    My Book Needs You. - May I recommend my novel, "Shattered Destiny" out by Champagne books to you. And, please let me know how you would end this book. It deals with the...
    ricknaub ricknaub 36-40 May 15, 2012

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    Highschool Drama Part 1 - Hiya to everybody who reads this,I tlife can get a bit borirng, but for me, it's like i've been sucked into a never-ending whirlpool or stepped into a pit...
    KirraKitty KirraKitty 13-15, F Jun 14, 2011

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    My Record Is 25. - When I was younger I had a ton of books. I happened to be a kid who could read above her level. So not all the books I was reading were children's books. I...
    Tara277 Tara277 26-30, F 2 Responses May 21, 2012

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    Lots Of Books=lots Of Love - My story is pretty much this: I love to read, and I love to read lots of books simultaneously. I've made myself a list of books to read so I won't...
    darksarabande darksarabande 31-35, F Oct 26, 2011

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    Now I Have A Nook - And I have like 12 books going on at once. I ALWAYS have my nose buried in a book. Did I mention the hardcover I got done with yesterday, and the 3 other  hard...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30 Mar 26, 2012

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    I Love Him... -
    lookingwindow lookingwindow 41-45, F Dec 23, 2012

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    Currently.... - I'm currently working my way through five at the moment, it does just depend on which ones take your fancy really. They just stood out on the bookshelves as things...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 29, 2007

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    Having Your Cake And Eating It Too - I used to read one book at a time until I went to college. The course load got me into the habit of reading multiple books at one time.  Soon...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Feb 25, 2013

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    Not By Choice - Don't get me wrong, reading... ah, reading, reading is absolutely fantastic. Books can take you to magical places you normally only dare to go to in your dreams...
    PsychicVenturer PsychicVenturer 16-17, F Dec 18, 2011

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    A Former English Lit Major; I Can Definitely Sympathize, But Now, As A Scholar, And One Who Is Slightly Burnt Out... - I admit I buy lots of books at the same time, but I don't...
    tenderbuttons tenderbuttons 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 5, 2010

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    Definitely - Desperately Seeking a Duke by Celeste Bradley The Meaning of Night: A Confession by Michael Cox The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor The McDougall Program...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 5, 2008

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    Up To 7 -  Right now is a low point for me- I'm only reading 2 at this time, but I have been known to read up to 7 books at once! The two I'm reading now are...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Mar 30, 2010

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    Bookstore... - It's my day off, and go figure, I'm at the book store like usual. :-) in front of me is my Nook, where I am reading 8 books, two more out on the table, one in my...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30 1 Response May 13, 2012

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    Too Many - Currently I am reading I am American, and You can too! by Stephen Colbert 1984 by George Orwell Animal Farm (again and again) by George Orwell The Bully by Paul...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 29, 2007

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    What I'm Reading Now... - The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver SacksandThe Social Animal by David Brooks
    kattekens kattekens 31-35, F Oct 4, 2011

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    Usually Three... - ... but sometimes (like now) the number gets higher.  At the moment I have 5 "active" books. I have a habit of starting a book... getting about half way...
    Opalgem Opalgem 36-40, F 6 Responses Jun 7, 2011

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    I Am Like This - I have a hard time. Just reading one book at a time. I love to read many different books at a time. I can't help it at all. That I am like this. I just seem to get...
    ac1986 ac1986 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 15, 2011

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    I Love To Read!! - I read a lot. I like reading, so it doesn't affect me. I can learn lot's from fiction books, and I write stories of my own.
    fablousprettygirl fablousprettygirl 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2010

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    A Reading Frenzy :)))) - Im sooo excited this is the only place to share it !! I just recieved 4 books in the mail today . YES OH YES OH YES !!!  And one still in...
    luvsbooks luvsbooks 41-45, F Apr 21, 2010

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    Lots and Lots of Books At the Same Time - I am currently reading: Zadie Smith's White Teeth and Autograph Man Antonia Byatt's tales of fire and ice and Virgin in the Garden...
    Boann Boann 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 28, 2008

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    My King Obbsession -  I am reading 3 Stephen King novels at the same time. It's getting difficult.
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold 18-21, M 1 Response May 31, 2011

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    Too Many, Probably, But How Can You Tell? - It's never supposed to be less than two. I try to pray the Daily Office, so at the very least there is, or ought to be, a slow plodding...
    lovecraftanon lovecraftanon 26-30, M Nov 25, 2013

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    Right Now I Am Reading These Books... - Since childhood I have been a avid reader. There have been weeks in which I have read a book a day. Usually I have more then one book to...
    Grieta Grieta 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2011

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    Books - its funny that after leaving uni (yes a truly mature student!) i didn't want to read for a year but have recently started again and instantly have 3 books on the go...a...
    injigo49 injigo49 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2012

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    I Just Have To Laugh - I have ALWAYS read several books at the same time. It is not too difficult to read several "how to"s books at the same time.  Right now, I am reading...
    fightn4me fightn4me 46-50, F Jun 5, 2012

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    Books! Lovely Books! - Yay! This group exists! :) So yeah...I've got three books I'm reading at the same time. This is probably child's play compared to what a lot of other people...
    DreamsOfNight DreamsOfNight 31-35, F May 1, 2012

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    Just One? What? - I like to read multiple books at one time. People wonder how I don't get confused while reading them. It doesn't even matter if they are the same genre, as long...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F May 7, 2012

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    It's More Like, I Never Finish Them and Start Another... - Books that I've recently started: Body Outlaws by Ophira Edut and Rebecca Walker Out of the Shadows by John Coughlin...
    solarxmoon solarxmoon 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2007

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    There Are So Many Other Books To Read! - Once i start reading a book, i always see some other book i also like.i cant help it, i have to start reading that book too. I wanna read a...
    Qeenofsolitude Qeenofsolitude 13-15 2 Responses Dec 12, 2011

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    Am I Really Nuts? - Most people I know think I'm totally nuts for reading so many books at the same time. I usually get the 'how can you possibly keep the stories straight', or...
    Shoreboy Shoreboy 41-45, M Jul 7, 2009

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    All The Time - I do this all the time, without question - There have been a few books that I was soooooooooooo captivated by them that there was nothing else more important then...
    RichieRich78 RichieRich78 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 18, 2011

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    3? 4? More Like 10. - Read a few pages, buy a new book. It's an endless cycle that I just can't break. there's about 4 shelves a metre long and I've only read one shelf of books...
    PhantomBrave10 PhantomBrave10 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2012

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    They're Getting More and More.. - Recently I read: Lord of the rings in German.. I guess I started it 3 years ago omg Franz Kafka - Der Proceß in German Jules Verne...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 29, 2007

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    I Do Lurrrrve To Read - I tend to go through phases with what kind of books I read. Sometimes it's fantasy. Sometimes teen 'crap', as I call it, y'know the type where you can read...
    charlie248 charlie248 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2011

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    Voracious Reader Here - I have always loved to read, from the first moment I picked up a book and could understand it. I always have several books with me when I go out of the...
    LadyofDreams LadyofDreams 51-55, F 3 Responses May 17, 2012

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    It Do Not Metter With Me If I Read The Same Book "s I One Thime Read The Book 40 Time - some time i go and bye me some more book"s that i have not read over and over.
    susiehouston susiehouston 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 22, 2011

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    I Like To Stay Submerged - I realised rather a long time ago that I hated the loose-ended feeling of being out of the story.  When a book ends, it's something of a rude shock to...
    RascallyRabbit RascallyRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 12, 2011

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    5? 6? - RIght now I'm reading 5 different novels...oh yeah, and a self-help book assigned by my therapist.  So yeah...I'd say I belong in this group!
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 1 Response May 29, 2011

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    The Stack On The Night Table - I am always reading.  If it isn't something for work (like a professional journal), then it is something for play (scuba/travel magazine). I get...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 5, 2011

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    What I'm Reading Now... - I'm reading:Villa Incognito - Tom RobbinsCommon as Air - Lewis HydeReason, Social Myths, and Democracy - Sidney HookandThe Last Continent - Terry...
    kattekens kattekens 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2011

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    Seven - Right now I have seven books I'm reading at he same time! Four on aspects of Buddhism. A book about viticulture. A book about my oboe. A fictional book, a love story...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 18-21, F Aug 29, 2013

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    A Book For Each Area Of The House - i keep a book where i write down every book that i want to read. I'm always scribbling down cryptic notes while driving or working to add to it...
    laniferous laniferous 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    On Occasion - I did it more as a kid, reading three or four books at a time, but I got out of that habit and started to focus on one, because I found that sometimes the stories...
    Ragelovelumos Ragelovelumos 18-21, F Sep 18, 2012

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    For Instance... - my current reads include:Why People Believe Weird Things by Michael ShermanThe Invitation by Oriah Mountain DreamerIssue 1141 of The Rolling Stoneand...John...
    NiftySox NiftySox 31-35, F Oct 26, 2011

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    Reading At Least 4 Books Right Now - Right now...........I'm in the middle of the first Lord of the Rings book, The Fellowship of the Ring. I just read Suzanne Collins' first...
    chancesbreathe chancesbreathe 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2011

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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...
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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
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    My best guy friend We were really close, I had the teenieeesstt crush on him which vanquished almost immedietly but my friend told him and after saying 'it would break my heart if...
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    What is age? How do you define your life's progression? Is it by the greying of the hair, the weakening of the limbs, or by the arbitrary measurement of time with years? I am...
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    Two words: my ex. Long story short. I care about him.. We never talk/ have no way of contacting him. And that's the way we prefer it. :P
    Madii144 Madii144 18-21 1 Response Mar 20