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Re: how many books do you own?

Post by AWANDO OGUTU » 27 Jun 2018, 00:15

My bookshelf is currently constituted of 14 books.

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Post by pricklypurple » 27 Jun 2018, 07:34

I only own a couple dozen that I've picked up here or there, but when I finish reading them, I give them away or trade them. I like to keep my physical possessions to a minimum.

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Post by ccranston » 27 Jun 2018, 08:22

I have a little over 300. I am a teacher though, so a big majority of my books are in my classroom library. It's easier to get one of my students hooked on a book if I can give them recommendations and short summaries. They have access to just about my whole book collection, but of course there's a select few I keep for myself.

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Post by Bashir kabiru » 04 Jul 2018, 00:06

I want three book to star with

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Post by Hellonurse815 » 04 Jul 2018, 18:51

I tried to do something similar, but got overwhelmed very fast. I have ebooks, physical books, audiobooks. Autographed books, books falling apart lol
Eventually, I'll get them all listed on my bookshelf, then maybe I'll have a good idea.

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Post by Anitang » 07 Jul 2018, 21:18

I only have few books not less than 25

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Post by Nanig83006 » 08 Jul 2018, 11:39

A lot lol If I'm counting just physical books, I would say roughly 200 or more. If I factor in ebooks, I'd push it to about 500 or more. I keep meaning to catalog them, but always tire out by the end of the first book case.

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Post by efa2009 » 13 Jul 2018, 07:14

I own about 16 books. Not counting the ones that were borrowed and never returned over the years

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Post by Ksharmilla » 14 Jul 2018, 14:16

too much to count. and I keep adding to the list.

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Post by garima597 » 14 Jul 2018, 16:12

I am an e-reader so i have 60 books including text books and devotional books.
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Post by Bri_0927 » 15 Jul 2018, 23:00

I have my fair share of books but I usually borrow them from the library.

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Post by abilene_johnston » 16 Jul 2018, 02:10

I can’t be entirely sure how many books I own. I have an entire book shelf and then three bags full of books in my bedroom.

I’ve made my way around the bookshelf by now and was actually wondering about any suggestions for new books to invest in.

I’m into reading murder mysteries, dystopian fiction, or historical fiction. Or just any books you’ve enjoyed and want to share! :)

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Post by wilsonr67 » 18 Jul 2018, 12:02

I know that I own over 100. I have three big plastic tubs and a couple of shelves. Not to mention the ones that are in drawers and on tables. Love to read and any that I can buy cheap, I do.

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Post by alangner » 18 Jul 2018, 19:53

I have around 300 physical books and over 300 e-books. I'm a member of Paperback Swap, so I have less than I used to. My husband keeps threatening to throw them away because there's so many of them. I just keep putting recently acquired ones in boxes and putting the boxes under tables or in closets, lol. I have about 100 or so that I haven't read yet.
“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.” ― Mortimer J. Adler

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Post by +254711641604 » 19 Jul 2018, 04:34

i have borrowed alot of books from my friends who is an avid reader, so i only have around 2 books.

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