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created Feb 14, 2014 11:43AM PST poll #1
Which book would you most like to see as our July "Historical Fiction" themed read?

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
 
  7 votes, 70.0%

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
 
  3 votes, 30.0%


created Jun 20, 2013 05:58PM PDT poll #2
Which book would you like to see as our August "Female Author" themed group read?

News of the World by Paulette Jiles
 
  6 votes, 75.0%

The girl with the dragonfly tattoo Roslyn Woods
 
  1 vote, 12.5%

Woman No. 17 by Edan Lepucki
 
  1 vote, 12.5%

If you could see me now If You Could See Me Now by Cecelia Ahern
 
  0 votes, 0.0%


created May 28, 2010 06:36PM PDT poll #3
Just out of curiosity, what drew you to TNBBC and kept you here?

The group reads, book discussions and recommendations, and book lists
 
  78 votes, 46.2%

A mixture of them all
 
  60 votes, 35.5%

The group description and how we stay true to it by discussing what we are currently buying and reading
 
  18 votes, 10.7%

The small family-like atmosphere, despite the size
 
  7 votes, 4.1%

The fun and games section, the general daily randomness
 
  5 votes, 3.0%

None of the above - please comment below
 
  1 vote, 0.6%


created Oct 25, 2009 01:01PM PDT poll #4
Where do you get the majority of your books?

Online
 
  427 votes, 32.2%

Library
 
  404 votes, 30.4%

Book store (new)
 
  292 votes, 22.0%

Friends or used book store
 
  205 votes, 15.4%


created Aug 23, 2009 08:47PM PDT poll #5
How badly have you treated books? Does voracious reader = book torturer? Which are you most guilty of below? I for one am guilty of all but the last.

random bookmarks such as napkins, receipts, whatever I can get my hands on
 
  326 votes 27.3%

left a book splayed open facing down to mark my place
 
  233 votes 19.5%

I respect my books so much that the spines on all the books I’ve read, even the paperbacks, have no tell-tale creases.
 
  203 votes 17.0%

dog-eared pages to mark your place instead of a bookmark
 
  164 votes 13.8%

mysterious crumbs in between pages
 
  74 votes 6.2%

left coffee/tea stains
 
  69 votes 5.8%

Torn/lost dustjackets
 
  33 votes 2.8%

written notes
 
  28 votes 2.3%

highlighted passages
 
  27 votes 2.3%

left sand in between pages
 
  17 votes 1.4%

used a book as a bank and hid money from myself
 
  15 votes 1.3%

used a book to hide love letters
 
  3 votes 0.3%

1192 total votes

created Jul 05, 2009 10:52PM PDT poll #6
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How do you decide what books you purchase?

Browsing the online book stores.
 
  69 votes 29.6%

Browsing the brick & mortar book stores.
 
  61 votes 26.2%

Someone recommends the book.
 
  58 votes 24.9%

I have my favorite authors who I regularly read.
 
  39 votes 16.7%

TV, Newspaper, Magazine advertisements.
 
  6 votes 2.6%

233 total votes

created Feb 17, 2009 11:11AM PST poll #7
Is Lori the Best Mod In the World?

Obviously!
 
  383 votes, 46.9%

Damn Straight!!!
 
  218 votes, 26.7%

Of course!
 
  97 votes, 11.9%

Yes
 
  62 votes, 7.6%

Clearly!
 
  57 votes, 7.0%


created Oct 17, 2008 05:28PM PDT poll #8
How much time do you spend on goodreads a day?

1-2 hours
 
  920 votes, 72.4%

I don't want to know
 
  209 votes, 16.4%

3-4 hours
 
  123 votes, 9.7%

5-6 hours
 
  19 votes, 1.5%


created Oct 06, 2008 07:08AM PDT poll #9
How many books do you read a month?

1-5 books
 
  948 votes, 60.7%

5-10 books
 
  405 votes, 25.9%

10-15 books
 
  132 votes, 8.5%

15-20+ books
 
  77 votes, 4.9%


created Sep 12, 2008 06:58AM PDT poll #10
What SHOULD you be doing right now, rather than playing on Good Reads and answering silly polls on TNBBC?

Reading
 
  577 votes, 37.5%

Working
 
  554 votes, 36.0%

Sleeping
 
  236 votes, 15.3%

There is nothing else I'd rather be doing!
 
  110 votes, 7.2%

Spending time with the kids/other half
 
  61 votes, 4.0%


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