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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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    A Legacy

    One of the most wonderful extra-ordinary talent one could ever have. . . is to be able to read.  And I consider myself blessed having the aibility to read. I could imagine myself not knowing how to read (or write). It could be less fun if not at all. I wonder what talent my...
    zephyr2005 zephyr2005 41-45, F Sep 18, 2011

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    Fatherland By Robert Harris

    I've just finished this book. This, however is not a book report. I did enjoy it.
    hippnk hippnk 46-50, M Dec 7, 2012

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    All the Time

    All the time. I've actually recently bought another to books to digest in due time. I've finished one already and am well over half way in the other. I shall probably finish it by tomorrow, depending on whether I'm busy or not.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Dec 3, 2007

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    When I Can

    Mostly get books on CD though and listen in the car. When we go on trips I like to get long, interesting stories and the kids can just sit back and imagine they are there as the book plays through. I prefer it to the DVD player in the back seat as it allows their minds to create...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Oct 14, 2007

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    Books On My Shelf

    I will occasionally drop in here to give recommendations for reading material.  When I read a great book, I want everybody to share the enjoyment it has to offer! Here's a few that stick out in my mind:   The Pillars of the Earth,  Ken Follett (Medieval...
    EolianDeparting EolianDeparting 18-21 1 Response Jan 22, 2009

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    I'm Reading This Book

    J.D Robb Innocent in DeathGood books. I like Nora Roberts books. Her J.D. Robb books that is. I don't like her romantic books. Too damn sappy and unrealistic.
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Sep 1, 2011

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    Poem By Auden

    Just a poem i like.. enjoy :) All I have is a voice To undo the folded lie, The romantic lie in the brain Of the sensual man-in-the-street And the lie of Authority Whose buildings grope the sky: There is no such thing as the State And no one exists alone; Hunger allows no choice...
    mrDay mrDay 26-30, M Sep 23, 2012

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    I Do

    I read... A LOT!!!! Hehehe
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 27, 2011

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    I Bought New Books Today

    I bought some great new books today. Theres eight of them in a box set RRP £54.99 - on sale for £9.99 - how could I not buy them???? They are all true accounts of childhood abuse, trials and tribulations. I haven't started them yet but I know I have read one of them...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F Oct 27, 2007

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    I Would Hope So...if I Didn...

    I would hope so...If I didn't read how would I do this survey?
    marsnvenus2003 marsnvenus2003 31-35, F Dec 2, 2007

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    Mostly to Learn Languages..

    I read Kafka to get a better expression in german... and because I love his style and everything.. I read english stuff to improve my english... I just try to absorb everything that helps me with my english. And then there's also swedish. Right now I'm readinh Håkan...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 27, 2007

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    Superfuel: Thorium, The Green Energy Source For The Future

    I am reading this book. It seems there are answers for our energy crises. President Obama are you paying attention?
    DELENNIS DELENNIS 41-45, M Sep 21, 2012

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    Getting Back Into It

    Way back when, I was a voracious reader. Then I got married and had children. My personal reading habits fell to the wayside. As my children have grown, I'm slowly finding my way back into the joy of reading. The best part is having new technology at my fingertips. Instead of...
    reneehendricks reneehendricks 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2012

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    I'll Read Anything

    I read everything from books on ancient China to comic books.  I read every night before I go to bed.  I dislike movies based on books because it destroys my perception on every character.  It's very disheartening.
    robtheverb robtheverb 22-25, M Mar 6, 2011

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    I Want To Become As Like A Boy.

    I am sony. my male name sonu.I want live my life as a husband.so i want  male wife for me.plz interseted member who want to become wife for my whole life come touch with me.
    sony143 sony143 18-21, F 26 Responses Sep 28, 2011

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    Reading Quiets The Mind

    I read all the time to stop the things running through my brain .if I don't then I have nothing else to think about but those memories that chase me nonstop... Even in my dreams📔📚📖
    MJD43 MJD43 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    Currently I'm Still Reading A Biography... I'm Almost

    finish  that book. Very interesting....
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 28, 2011

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    I Read

    Yes it's true, I read.Well, I read all sorts of things, Like PlayBoy Magazine, and ummmm......Oh yeah, Rolling Stone Magazine.Yep, I read all sorts of things.And that's okOther then that, that does it for this subject.Bye
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Jul 6, 2012

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    The Harder The Better!

    i love reading.lately, i have been on a quest for tough books and have not encountered any difficulty finding them. a year ago, i finished war and peace by leo tolstoy. now i am juggling between "the self aware universe," a book detailing the history of quantum physics by amit...
    andyjoseph4 andyjoseph4 31-35 Jul 22, 2011

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    A Good Story,

    I read a book called the Devil's Hideaway. It is a mystery and is good.
    Christian02 Christian02 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    Escapism

    Can't stop! I read so many! I've got two boxes on my floor, BIG boxes, and another book case in my room. I read in my spare time, which isn't alot recently admittedly, but nothing i can do will beat curling up and delving into a new world where I'm not affected but I can still be...
    CleoShilu CleoShilu 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 8, 2008

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    I Want to Return to Being The Avid Reader I Used To Be

    I've been an avid reader of books, newspapers and magazines all my life. But lately I find myself reading less than ever unless I'm in front of my laptop or iPad. I suppose that's the way of the world but I do feel that there's a certain quality to the experience of reading a...
    Bluetraveler Bluetraveler 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 18, 2011

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    I Read...

    ...to relax, to entertain myself, to learn and explore, to think, to feel, to live. We only live once (so far as I can tell) so why live just our lives? Grab some books and live the life of many! The very essence of books is lovely. Books have such a unique fragrance. They have...
    WarrenTheWordsmith WarrenTheWordsmith 16-17 Jul 17, 2008

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    Wicked: The Life And Times Of The Wicked Witch Of The West

    This book by Gregory Maguire was totally engrossing. I rarely read fantasy but I'm glad I made this exception. It is the adult version of the Wizard of Oz told from the perspective of a minor character.  It tells the story of a hideous green child born to normal parents, her...
    diannjoh diannjoh 66-70, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2012

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    When I Get Time

    It's hard to find time to read with things like TV and the internet to distract me, but I like to do it, so I try to make a little time to read each day, maybe just half an hour here or there. It's fun, and it helps me keep my spelling and vocabulary reasonable.
    cashhh cashhh 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    Book Of Secrets

    I just picked up a book by OSHO called Book of Secrets. It is fantastic! If you like to meditate or want to learn how this is the book for you. No faith is required for reading this book. I have only read the first 18 pages and it has already challenged the way I think. It is...
    curiousblogger curiousblogger 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Read Novel?? Why Not...

    Hmm,, well,, long time ago I thought that reading novel is really boring and complicated... But,, when my aunt bought me some novel for my birthday present,, and I have to read that as a gift/reward that I serve my aunt... Than I start to read page by page... And after that I...
    veilgirl veilgirl 16-18, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2007

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    Great Apes: You Wake Up In Your Lover's London Flat And Freak

    ...because she is a chimpanzee. Paramedics and police arrive who are also chimpanzees but manage to talk you down - yes they speak impeccable English - and sedate you. When you come to, you try to explain that you are human only to find out that some humans are kept in zoos and...
    badhansel badhansel 51-55, M Sep 18, 2012

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    I Read Mysteries, Poetry, Vamp...

    I read mysteries, poetry, vampire novels, magazines and anything laying around.
    sweetd sweetd 56-60, F Dec 2, 2007

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    Great Author - Jim Thompson

    I have started reading my second Jim Thompson book. This one is called "The Grifters". Awesome. Not for the faint of heart but really good. If you liked the movie Pulp Fiction you will love this writer. I can't wait to finish it and read another one. The one I read before...
    curiousblogger curiousblogger 31-35, F Aug 5, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I absolutely love reading and getting lost in a book. I'm extremely open and will pretty much investigate any novel that is suggested to me, so please feel free to throw me some...
    livingwallflower livingwallflower 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I probably would have been punched out by now if some people could ready my thoughts 😁
    sweetashoney3 sweetashoney3 16-17, F 6 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    1= I have nothing against people who are LGBT and support LGBT rights, do NOT add me if you are homophobic I am a lesbian. 2= I have no interest in anything more than friendship...
    Thatchick93 Thatchick93 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I don't do well with systematic by the plan reading outlines. So when my pastor had a reading checklist that let you jump around chapter by chapter,or the option to at least,I...
    TheWomanYouHate TheWomanYouHate 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I love reading,I have been into books every since I was in Kindergarten.I used to write little stories and read it to my parents.My love for books really blossomed when I started...
    ShyWallflower ShyWallflower 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I love reading I read pretty much every kind of book but I mostly read horror, action, and fantasy. Anyone know of a good book or books to read.
    zeewedgie zeewedgie 18-21, F 16 Responses Mar 24

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    Well. I just started. My friend is obsessed and the whole time she was over she would talk about it and we listened to brad way karkat and I would always get karkalitious stuck in...
    Stormymusic599 Stormymusic599 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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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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    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'm the type of person that re-reads stuff... and not just twice. I find it is of more use to read something twice and understand it well, than read two different things once and...
    esmeraldream esmeraldream 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am reading Jaya by DEVDUTT PATNAIK.It is based on the Mahabharata .I have read about Parikshit and the snake sacrifice,and about Shakuntala and Devyani and Sarmishta.Enjoyable...
    mona87 mona87 46-50, F Mar 28

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    It's weird cause I love reading but reading for school is so hard. I just can't get myself to read a book I don't like. The struggle is real.
    alexis05 alexis05 16-17, F Mar 29

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    I just finished reading Bruse Catton's: A Stillness at Appomattox, for which Catto won the Pulitzer Prize. This is this final part of a trilogy on the Army of the Potomac during...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    If I owed somebody a debt I would offer to read them a book for payment, you know instead of actually paying for something that is as valuable as an individual persons time. Or...
    Orchards Orchards 18-21, M Apr 8

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    Writing two books, one I don't have a title for and the other is Writing In the Moment. I reading Great Expectations by -if you don't know who that's by then you shouldn't be...
    PteMatriarch PteMatriarch 13-15, F Apr 12

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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...
    allonsyalexa allonsyalexa 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 15

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    Read, Please!!! I am writing this not because I think I'm all that, or that you would be privileged to have me in your circle. I'm writing this because I feel I need to. I came...
    greeneyedlady72 greeneyedlady72 41-45, F 13 Responses Mar 25

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    I love reading book but I don't find it as stimulating reading e book than a paperback. Boy , I love the smells of paper.
    andybub andybub 31-35, M Mar 27

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    I'm far way that ready, been single for a 4 years or so, feeling ready here, I've been dating for not getting serious. When I talk to my friends about relationships I always said...
    pablosmonkey pablosmonkey 22-25, M Mar 27

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    I like reading a lot. Novels, poëtry and philosophy. But also naughty stories, for example at ASSTR.org. Discovered that website in 1998 and visit it often. There is also a...
    MartenBoots MartenBoots 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I enjoy reading them for memories, and I read them to my kids as well. It actually inspired me to write my own children's book (more preteen, really) called "Cluck The Undercover...
    gericfrancis gericfrancis 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    After the end of a not so great affair a few months ago(well it had really been over for months) I know now that I am worth so much more than he could ever give me. I am a...
    TheKatMeows TheKatMeows 36-40, F Apr 3

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    I will admit I have always been curious about tarot cards and readings. Although I have never had a reading done - I would love to have done because I want to know as a scientist...
    oldwise oldwise 26-30, M Apr 4

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