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How Long Does It Take to Read Popular Books?

Going by the average reading rate of most adults (300 words per minute), Personal Creations mocked up this infographic to put some of literature’s most popular works into perspective.

Via Electric Lit.

Bravo to anyone who has faced the nearly four day task of reading the A Song of Fire and Ice series. we’ll just sit here reading Antigone for the 161st time.

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The trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 just dropped today. It gives us a bit of a rundown of what we’ll see in Part 1, while not giving too much away if you’ve not read the book (but really… If you haven’t, there’s plenty of time before November 21st). You can check all three titles out from your favorite BCPL branch by simply clicking here.

I dare you to not whistle while looking at that.

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