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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Bibliobibuli (n): Those Who Read Too Much

Bibliobibuli n Those Who Read Too Much

Bibliobibuli

(n): Those who read too much.

Coined by H.L. Menken in 1957: “There are people who read too much: bibliobibuli. I know some who are constantly drunk on books, as other men are drunk on whiskey or religion. They wander through this most diverting and stimulating of worlds in a haze, seeing nothing and hearing nothing”.

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Bingo For Book Lovers

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Owns bookish clothing
Has been to a book con or festival
Reads on vacation
Reads while eating breakfast
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