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Reading A Book Is Like Re-Writing It For Yourself

Reading A Book Is Like Re Writing It For Yourself
‘Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself. You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.’

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