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21 Things Book Lovers Feel Slightly Guilty About

No matter how many unread books you own, there's always room for more.

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1. Going on a book buying spree when there's still dozens of unread books waiting for you at home.

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2. Having your bedside table resemble a game of Jenga with all of the book you're halfway through reading.

3. Setting yourself a reading target for the year and falling short of meeting it.

4. Not being able to find a bookmark so just using the nearest thing to hand.

5. Or even worse, dog-earing a page.

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6. Giving up on having any sort of order to your bookcase because just own so many damn books.

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7. Moving house and realising just how many books you actually own.

8. Reading a book one too many times to the point where the spine breaks.

9. Or when the cover develops that awkward, annoying curl.

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10. Making up an excuse to avoid lending someone a book because you're afraid they might damage it.

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11. Literally judging a book by its cover, especially when it comes to avoiding books with a dreaded movie cover.

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12. Getting personally offended when a book you love gets turned into a movie.

I hope the guy who just cut me off in traffic has his fav book made into a movie & the characters are nothing like he imagined them

13. Being so into a book that you've missed your bus or train stop.

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14. Or remembering your stop but continuing to read your book while walking and holding up anyone who's walking behind you.

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15. Not getting enough sleep because you were kept up by a good book.

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16. Leaving somewhere early to get back to a book you were reading.

17. Or completely avoiding going out altogether to finish a book.

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18. Buying multiple copies of the same book by your favourite author.

Fun fact: I own three different copies of Catcher in the Rye bc Salinger is bae.

19. Avoiding reading one of classics, even though you know you'll probably like it.

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20. Getting way too excited while trying to describe your favourite book to a friend.

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21. And finally, spending money you don't have on even more books.

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