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When discovering a not-yet-published book that you're excited about, you:

Shelve and wait for publication
 
  138506 votes, 73.0%

Pre-order. I want to be the first to read it
 
  25987 votes, 13.7%

Read as many early reviews as possible
 
  20298 votes, 10.7%

Share my enthusiasm with an early review (warning: may contain GIFs)
 
  5024 votes, 2.6%

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