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Posted on May 28, 2013

Can You Guess What These NYC Subway Riders Are Reading?

Never judge a reader by their cover. All these beautiful photographs are from the Underground New York Public Library.

  1. 1. What is he reading?

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    He's reading "Notes From The Underground" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

  2. 2. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading “How To Be A Man: A Guide To Style And Behavior For The Modern Man"by Glenn O'Brien

  3. 3. What is she reading?

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    Wrong! 

    She's reading "The Wonder Boys" by Michael Chabon

  4. 4. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Persepolis: The Story Of A Childhood" by Marjane Satrapi

  5. 5. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Let The Great World Spin" by Colum McCann

  6. 6. What is she reading?

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    She's reading "Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?" by Mindy Kaling

  7. 7. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Mastery" by Robert Greene

  8. 8. What is she reading?

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    She's reading "De Gevangene Van De Hemel" by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

  9. 9. What is he reading?

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    He's reading "Politics" by Aristotle

  10. 10. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Tropic of Cancer" by Henry Miller

  11. 11. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Here Comes Everybody: The Power Of Organizing Without Organizations" by Clay Shirky

  12. 12. What is she reading?

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  13. 13. What is she reading?

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    She's reading "Rainbow Valley [Anne of Green Gables #7]" by L.M. Montgomery

  14. 14. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "The Souls Of Black Folk" by W.E.B. Du Bois

  15. 15. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Sexing The Cherry" by Jeanette Winterson

  16. 16. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" by Milan Kundera

  17. 17. What is she reading?

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    She's reading "Cutting For Stone" by Abraham Verghese

  18. 18. What are they reading?

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    They're reading "Blueberries For Sal" by Robert McCloskey

  19. 19. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "The Price Of Motherhood: Why The Most Important Job In The World Is Still The Least Valued" by Ann Crittenden

  20. 20. What is he reading?

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    Wrong! 

    He's reading "Mary Poppins" by P.L. Travers

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