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[[Image:Little House in the Big Woods - Paperback - USA.jpg|thumb|256x256px|The book that got me into reading, ''[[Little House in the Big Woods]]''.]]
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A '''book''' is recorded [[information]] stored as writing, illustrations, or a combination of the two. Over the years, books have been created in a variety of formats and mediums. Formats include the codex (many pages bound together), the scroll (a long sheet rolled up), the digital file (a series of electronic information), etc. Mediums include paper, papyrus, vellum, magnetic tape, etc.
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==Personal==
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My mother piqued my interest in books as a child by reading bedtime stories to my siblings and me, but I didn't start reading books as a hobby until late in elementary school when I started having access to books about my interests at the time. I prefer my fiction to be in the form of an audio book with a skilled reader, but I like my non-fiction in codex form so I can focus on it at my own pace.
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==Articles==
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* [[List of favorite authors]]
 
* [[List of favorite books]]
 
* [[List of favorite books]]
 
* [[List of books I've read]]
 
* [[List of books I've read]]
 
* [[List of required reading]]
 
* [[List of required reading]]
 
* [[List of audio books I own]]
 
* [[List of audio books I own]]
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* [[List of films that are better than their books]]
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* [[Game book]]s
 
* Category: [[:Category:Books|Books]]
 
* Category: [[:Category:Books|Books]]
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* Category: [[:Category:Books I've Read|Books I've Read]]
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* Category: [[:Category:Books I Own|Books I Own]]
 
* Category: [[:Category:Manuals|Manuals]]
 
* Category: [[:Category:Manuals|Manuals]]
 
* Category: [[:Category:Hint Books|Hint Books]]
 
* Category: [[:Category:Hint Books|Hint Books]]
  
* [[Not Meant For Children's Books]]
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* [[List of favorite poems]]
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* Category: [[:Category:Poems|Poems]]
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* [[Honest titles#Books|Honest book titles]]
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* [[Not meant for children's books]]
  
==Gallery==
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==Media==
 
<gallery>
 
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Top Ten Most Banned Books In the USA.jpg|Top ten most banned books in the USA.
 
Top Ten Most Banned Books In the USA.jpg|Top ten most banned books in the USA.
 
Famous Fictional Books.jpg|Famous fictional books.
 
Famous Fictional Books.jpg|Famous fictional books.
 
Most Famous Book Set In Each State.jpg|Most famous book set in each state.
 
Most Famous Book Set In Each State.jpg|Most famous book set in each state.
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Characters For an Epic Tale.jpg|Characters for an epic tale.
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
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{{Link|Wikipedia|https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book}}
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{{Link|GoodReads|https://www.goodreads.com}}
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[[Category: Main Topics]]

Revision as of 10:21, 2 September 2022

The book that got me into reading, Little House in the Big Woods.

A book is recorded information stored as writing, illustrations, or a combination of the two. Over the years, books have been created in a variety of formats and mediums. Formats include the codex (many pages bound together), the scroll (a long sheet rolled up), the digital file (a series of electronic information), etc. Mediums include paper, papyrus, vellum, magnetic tape, etc.

Personal

My mother piqued my interest in books as a child by reading bedtime stories to my siblings and me, but I didn't start reading books as a hobby until late in elementary school when I started having access to books about my interests at the time. I prefer my fiction to be in the form of an audio book with a skilled reader, but I like my non-fiction in codex form so I can focus on it at my own pace.

Articles

Media

Links

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