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Farrar, Straus and Giroux (fsg_books) | 53 comments Mod
February inevitably makes people think about love, doesn't it? So let's talk about something we all love: books! What are the first books you read that made you fall in love with reading? For me, it was Anne of Green Gables, which I devoured in second grade, read the rest of the series, and then ransacked the school library on a regular basis looking for more amazing reads. Tell us about how you fell in love with books!


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Carole | 1 comments My third grade teacher read "Little House on the Prarie" to the class. I couldn't wait to read the rest of the series. I've loved reading ever since!


Farrar, Straus and Giroux (fsg_books) | 53 comments Mod
We posted one of my favorite essays over at the Book Keeping website, Anne Fadiman's "Marrying Libraries" from Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader. It's about how after many years of marriage, her husband and she decided to merge their book collections--a big commitment! You can read it here, and I highly recommend it!


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