Booking Through Thursday : In Public

This week’s Booking Through Thursday asks:

“Do you carry books with you when you’re out and about in the world?

And, do you ever try to hide the covers?”

Yes I do, especially ever since I have been compelled to ride the bus everyday. Because of my work I don’t get enough time to read nowadays. The bus ride gives me just the perfect opportunity to catch up on my reading. Now I can’t think of leaving home without a book! I feel kind of empty without my current read with me.

And no I don’t try to hide the covers. I myself am turned off by explicit or offensive covers. I never buy books with unpleasant covers. So, I don’t really need to hide the cover of my book from the prying eyes of my fellow passengers.

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4 comments

    1. Oh yes it’s the same with me. I read what I read and I don’t care what the others think.

      Most of the time the cover is not what they’d be thinking about at all. they would just be awed by the fact that I was reading a book at all (sad I know). At other times they would be awed by the fact that I was reading such a ‘big’ book. Case in point when I was recently reading Barchester Towers which is quite a chunkster.

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