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I agree with… Ruby Wax

Ruby Wax “I always ask the booksellers to look at me and recommend a book; 9 out of 10, they get it right; it’s usually a book about someone dysfunctional. To me bookstores are like brothels of imagination, each book is luring me over going, “Read me, read me.” [Ruby Wax, talking as part of the Booksellers’ Association ‘Books Are My Bag’ campaign in support of UK high street bookshops] I totally get what she means. Books are not inanimate objects! Check out the Books Are My Bag campaign here. If you agree with Ruby Wax, perhaps you will agree with:- Barbara Taylor-Bradford – for me it all starts with a memorable character Rose Tremain – in a sense, writers live their lives twice over Jane Smiley – setting a daily wordcount encourages the words to flow   ‘A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled’ by Ruby Wax [UK: Penguin Life] Buy now And if you’d like to tweet a link to THIS post, here’s my suggested tweet: Ask a bookseller for a recommendation: I agree with… @Rubywax http://wp.me/p5gEM4-wA via @SandraDanby #books
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