The Perks Of Being A Book Addict discussion

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message 1: by Danny (new)

Danny L. | 2 comments I would agree. Children have such open minds and endless hopes of what can happen in life for them. Yet adults have so many experiences and realities in there life that we tend to turn to fiction as a way to experience and get away.


message 2: by R.M.F. (new)

R.M.F. Brown Giselle wrote: ""Children are forsaking innocence in their reading habits to pursue stark realities, while adults, paradoxically, are wandering more and more into fictional never-neverlands"

Agree, disagree? What..."


Good insight.


message 3: by Pilar (new)

Pilar (pilard) | 11 comments Danny wrote: "I would agree. Children have such open minds and endless hopes of what can happen in life for them. Yet adults have so many experiences and realities in there life that we tend to turn to fiction a..."

I would also agree, but I'd say that the "stark realities" are not 'pursued'. I'd say they are acquired without them being conscious of it. In contrast, adults seek the 'fictonal never-neverlands'. It is a great quote.


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