book lover


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Noun1.book lover - someone who loves (and usually collects) booksbook lover - someone who loves (and usually collects) books
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
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Sir Robert Cotton loved books especially, and like many other book lovers, he was greedy of them.
The self-confessed book lover said if she had to choose a favourite it would be Sunset Song, which is set in north-east Scotland at the start of the 20th century, with its strong central female character and depiction of rural life.
Book Platter - Is your book lover also playing host for every social gathering?
A BOOK lover has sent a library an anonymous donation 32 years after stealing a book.
Travelers who are also book hounds will find there's one particular guide which is a 'must' to back on any browsing vacation, and that's one of Book Hunter's USED BOOK LOVER'S GUIDE titles.
Every educated person wants to be known as a "book lover." Hence, to be indifferent to, much less openly disagree with, Nicholson Baker's Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper (Random House, $25.95) is to declare yourself an illiterate, an enemy of history, a cretin of the first order.
Hamilton's Casanova Was a Book Lover: Curiosities About the Writing, Selling, and Reading of Books (Louisiana State University Press), the most stolen of all books is the Bible.
Another book lover, Sidra, said that the fair attracted her because of the large collection of books under the one roof and also the discounts offered at the fair.
The popular book lover's site has come up with the a compiled list of the best books for this year under the different categories.
Sandra Willis, book lover and manager of the Booktown Bistro, said that she was delighted to be part of the Booktown project.
The Book Lover's Cookbook: Recipes Inspired by Celebrated Works of Literature and the Passages That Feature Them (Ballantine Books, October 2003, $21.95, ISBN 0-345-46500-8) is Shaunda Kennedy Wenger and Janet Kay Jensen's novel approach to cooking.