Stop What You're Doing And Read This!
Mark Haddon, Michael Rosen, Zadie Smith, Carmen Callil, Jeanette Winterson, Tim Parks, Blake Morrison, Dr Maryanne Wolf, Mirit Barzillai, Nicholas Carr, Jane Davis
Random House, Dec 26, 2011 - Literary Collections - 192 pages
In any 24 hours there might be sleeping, eating, kids, parents, friends, lovers, work, school, travel, deadlines, emails, phone calls, Facebook, Twitter, the news, the TV, Playstation, music, movies, sport, responsibilities, passions, desires, dreams.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - infjsarah - LibraryThing
This is an interesting short read if you are a passionate reader. However I suspect that the people it is aimed at would never touch it. It is preaching to the converted. But if you want to remember that you are not crazy for loving books and libraries, then pick it up. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CarltonC - LibraryThing
A good selection of essays generally propounding the benefits of literacy and libraries. The best were the essays that were not trying to be polemic, but put across the author's experience especially ... Read full review
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