Reading Shapes Minds
Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting. - Aldous Huxley
"I am part of everything that I have read." Theodore Roosevelt
“The best moments in reading are when you come across something - a thought, a feeling, a way of looking at things - which you had thought special and particular to you. And now, here it is, set down by someone else, a person you have never met, someone even who is long dead. And it is as if a hand has come out, and taken yours” Alan Bennett
The best moments in reading...
The Top 32 Popular Fiction Books for Book Clubs. Of the 32, I have read a total of 4. I already have 12 of the books on the list, but haven't read them yet. There are 2 books on the list that I tried to read, but couldn't get through. Finally, several of the remaining 14 books on this list are ones that I would like to read in the future. Overall, a great list!
Books...This looks like a fun list! I've only read 10 of them...
You know you're a Game of Thrones fan if... (more at the link.)
Just clip the corner off of an envelope and write anything you want! Fun bookmark idea.
How many have you read? (In college I had a t-shirt that said, "Celebrate Freedom: Read a Banned book." Gosh I loved that shirt. ) :: 40 Banned Books UPDATED: I'm agreeing with the comments and I think that is the point about sharing about banned books. The reasons seldom make sense to those of us who believe in the freedom to read. Here's more info: http://www.ala.org/bbooks/frequentlychallengedbooks
40 Banned Books to Read at Your Own Risk
They have some really good books! When do you stop being a Young Adult anyway?!?!