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Old June 29 2009, 04:08 AM   #16
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

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Apparently I am a very dedicated reader. Sounds accurate to me.
Yep. That's what I got too. And it is right.
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Old June 29 2009, 04:12 AM   #17
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

Apparently an "Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm."
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Old June 29 2009, 04:16 AM   #18
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

Literate Good Reader - same as OP. My wife can't stand the piles of books I have all around the house. Although I'm in grad school...most of it's scholarly stuff.
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Old June 29 2009, 08:03 AM   #19
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Old June 29 2009, 08:20 AM   #20
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I got "Non-reader".
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Old June 29 2009, 08:24 AM   #21
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

What Kind of Reader Are You?
Your Result: Literate Good Citizen
You read to inform or entertain yourself, but you're not nerdy about it. You've read most major classics (in school) and you have a favorite genre or two.
Result Breakdown:
76% Literate Good Citizen
69% Dedicated Reader
53% Book Snob
49% Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
34% Fad Reader
5% Non-Reader
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Old June 29 2009, 09:59 AM   #22
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

What Kind of Reader Are You?
Your Result: Dedicated Reader
You are always trying to find the time to get back to your book. You are convinced that the world would be a much better place if only everyone read more.
Result Breakdown:
92% Dedicated Reader
74% Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
57% Literate Good Citizen
43% Book Snob
32% Fad Reader
0% Non-Reader
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Old June 29 2009, 10:30 AM   #23
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

I'm an Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm. Aaand loving it.
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Old June 29 2009, 11:16 AM   #24
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

What Kind of Reader Are You?
Your Result: Literate Good Citizen
You read to inform or entertain yourself, but you're not nerdy about it. You've read most major classics (in school) and you have a favorite genre or two.
Result Breakdown:
90% Literate Good Citizen
86% Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
84% Dedicated Reader
65% Book Snob
8% Fad Reader
0% Non-Reader
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That sounds about right.
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Old June 29 2009, 11:20 AM   #25
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

What Kind of Reader Are You?
Your Result: Dedicated Reader
You are always trying to find the time to get back to your book. You are convinced that the world would be a much better place if only everyone read more.
Result Breakdown:
78% Dedicated Reader
76% Literate Good Citizen
54% Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
48% Fad Reader
45% Book Snob
0% Non-Reader
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Old June 29 2009, 01:28 PM   #26
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Non-Reader

You always prefer to see the movie. Bookstores make you nervous, so you avoid them. You think people who read are often doing it to make you look dumb.
Actually, I like bookstores just fine. I just tend to only look at non-fiction. But I don't really read books much.
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Old June 29 2009, 02:13 PM   #27
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

Another Literate Good Citizen here.
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Old June 29 2009, 02:22 PM   #28
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

What Kind of Reader Are You?
Your Result: Dedicated Reader
You are always trying to find the time to get back to your book. You are convinced that the world would be a much better place if only everyone read more.
Result Breakdown:
92% Dedicated Reader
89% Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm
85% Literate Good Citizen
69% Book Snob
0% Non-Reader
0% Fad Reader


I'm definitely a "dedicated reader," and I keep books with me all the time. In my car, in my purse, and they're overtaking my house. It makes waiting less frustrating. If I'm waiting in line at the drive thru at the bank, for example, I just pull out a book. And people really close to me tease me because they know I always have at least one or two books in my purse at all times.

My parents used to actually worry about me when I was younger because I read so much. And my sister used to complain to my parents, "She's reading the encyclopedia again!" I think because I read so much when I was younger, I'm an insanely fast reader now.

I wouldn't consider myself a book snob, though. I believe that almost all forms of literature are engaging, and it's not as if I only read classics. I think people should read whatever interests them.
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Old June 29 2009, 03:30 PM   #29
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Re: What kind of reader are you?

I got "Book-Snob".
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Old June 29 2009, 06:18 PM   #30
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What Kind of Reader Are You?

Your Result: Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm


You're probably in the final stages of a Ph.D. or otherwise finding a way to make your living out of reading. You are one of the literati. Other people's grammatical mistakes make you insane.



Fairly accurate--though I found a few of the questions a bit lacking in proper choices. I do "make my living out of reading" (in large part--teaching college history courses makes it a job requirement) and I do find grammatical errors quite annoying (I'm not sure "insane" is apt, but my wife might beg to differ ).

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