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i <3 virginia woolf

Second hand books~~adopt a homeless book today.

Why I read

This can help fiction writers understand the reader. This is a universal list…

Books ... ahh the magic! ღ

books are a miracle

To read in bed is to draw around us invisible, noiseless curtains then at last we are in a room of our own and are ready to burrow back.  Back to that private life of the imagination we all led as a child and to whose secret satisfaction so many of us have mislaid the key.  Clifton Fadiman

Reading quote by Clifton Fadiman

Guilty.

” ~Walter Mosley, The Long Fall (via goodreads). NC So what if I have Kindle and no bookshelf!

The only cure is more books.

No cure needed.

|| canvas carry bag || Ballast-quote

The "Ballast" Quote Tote

We’ve taken the quote from our signature hauler, the Ballast Bookbag, and put it on a simple, ultra-basic tote.

“What an astonishing thing a book is. It’s a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you’re inside the mind of another person, maybe somebody dead for thousands of years. Across the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and silently inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of...

“What an astonishing thing a book is. It’s a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you’re inside the mind of another person, maybe somebody dead for thousands of.

Reading is the meaning of life!

Books are many things: lullabies for the weary, ointment for the wounded, armour for the fearful and nests for those in need of a home. The Tender Moments of Saffron Silk, Glenda Millard

Who's voice?

Must be magic :) I wouldn't mind more literature that mimics this. The Imagination is magic.

Oh, I would totally be a book dragon. And no one would have to be afraid of me, because instead of breathing fire and eating them, I would just invite them in for tea and a nice chat over our books. Of course, I kinda already hoard books... and I'd love to have like-minded folks over for tea and a nice chat... so I guess I'm really only missing the whole "dragon" part of this scenario...

If I were a dragon, I'd hoard books instead of silver and gold because knowledge is the greatest treasure.

Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"I was raised among books, making invisible friends in pages that seemed cast from dust and whose smell I carry on my hands to this day." ~ Carlos Ruiz Zafon in 'The Shadow of the Wind'

an ACCURATE movie

"Bookfession After a couple of minutes of reading the words disappear and a movie with every detail plays in my head.

Writing,Reading,Books,non-plagiarists welcome here not for using stories but creating them for the future and fighting illiteracy and staying real and true to your own stories..southern gothic fans and writers welcome and horror writers with an original story to tell or tell us about someones book you really loved..fans of Truman Capote,Anne Rice,Stephen King,and other fantastic creators of novels we will never forget..breathing life into charachters we can relate to..

treasure that book --Stephen King

Yep!

Some of them, some of the old books, are like old friends. And there is nothing more comforting than an old friend.

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to read is to "hold intimate conversations with men of unseen generations" -- Yoshida Kenko CE)

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