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  1. Thomas Lane Butts:

    She loved books. She was surrounded by books in her home. She didn't cook, and she had so many she even kept books in her oven.

  2. Shannon Peterson:

    When I was a teen in the '90s, there were probably three shelves of teen books I wanted to read, now, I feel like it's evolved from three shelves to whole hallways of books.

  3. Tatyana Muntyan:

    They brought books with them which were included on the list of extremist literature, i saw it. The books they brought did not have our stamp inside them. They planted these books.

  4. Herman Melville:

    If some books are deemed most baneful and their sale forbid, how, then, with deadlier facts, not dreams of doting men? Those whom books will hurt will not be proof against events. Events, not books, should be forbid.

  5. Walter Benjamin:

    Of all the ways of acquiring books, writing them oneself is regarded as the most praiseworthy method. Writers are really people who write books not because they are poor, but because they are dissatisfied with the books which they could buy but do not like.

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