Friday Fun

By October 19, 2007 August 31st, 2014 No Comments

I’m a firm believer that reading is one of the key factors contributing to good writing. I’m an avid enough reader that my book purchasing has sometimes gone from the “expensive” to “problematic” category.

So, here’s a link to The Bargainist on how to find cheap books. Some of them are really interesting, and if you are finding yourself cutting back on food and clothing to support your book habit, I encourage you to check them out!

And, via Professor Stephen Bainbridge are my results to the “What Kind of Reader Are You?” quiz:

What Kind of Reader Are You?

Your Result: Literate Good Citizen

You read to inform or entertain yourself, but you’re not nerdy about it. You’ve read most major classics (in school) and you have a favorite genre or two.

Dedicated Reader
Book Snob
Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
Fad Reader
What Kind of Reader Are You?
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I’m just surprised my Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm score isn’t higher.