Six Galaxy Brain Tweets from SparkNotes

Six Galaxy Brain Tweets from SparkNotes

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If you’re anything like me, SparkNotes has always been there when you need it. Now, they’re not only helping you pass your classes, but also serving you the spiciest of literature memes. They’re all pure gold, but here are just a few.     Theseus or not, YOU. ARE. VALID.     Unfortunately there’s no third option, so if you want to set the Minotaur up on a blind date with your friend, you’re kind of out of luck. Otherwise, you’re good though. What color do your sails need to be if you didn’t slay the Minotaur but you’re seeing …

You Know You’re a Single Book Nerd When…

You Know You’re a Single Book Nerd When…

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Supposedly winter is when people are most anxious to find a significant other. And yet here we are. Maybe we turn to a nice paperback for comfort. You can relate. You know you’re a single book nerd when…   1. You go to bookstores to meet attractive people rather than to buy books.   via GIPHY   2. You show off the book you’re reading every chance you get in hopes somebody notices.   via GIPHY   3. You compare your singleness to the rich romantic life of the character in this freaking book.   via GIPHY   4. You …

You Know You're a Single Book Nerd When…

You Know You're a Single Book Nerd When…

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Supposedly winter is when people are most anxious to find a significant other. And yet here we are. Maybe we turn to a nice paperback for comfort. You can relate. You know you’re a single book nerd when…   1. You go to bookstores to meet attractive people rather than to buy books.   via GIPHY   2. You show off the book you’re reading every chance you get in hopes somebody notices.   via GIPHY   3. You compare your singleness to the rich romantic life of the character in this freaking book.   via GIPHY   4. You …

5 Reasons Being a Slow Reader Is Actually a Good Thing

5 Reasons Being a Slow Reader Is Actually a Good Thing

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I’ve never been able to read books at a fast pace. Throughout school and college, my reading speed never increased, no matter how often I read—even when I was under pressure to read a novel a week for class, which absolutely did not happen. So in order to make myself feel better about my snail-paced reading, I’m putting together a list of the reasons it is better to be a very slow, decidedly not-fast reader. It’s actually fine, really.    Via Giphy   1. You get to re-read large sections of the book because by the time you’re halfway through, …