3 Quotes, 3 Days Tag (Day 3)

Hello! Another day, another post, another quote. Thank you so much to the wonderful Rhea over at Bookchanted for tagging me for this one. I have absolutely loved it, and I’m really sad that today is the last day!! (you can check out my quotes from days 1 and 2 here and here)

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The Rules

  • Thank the person who nominated you
  • Post a quote for 3 consecutive days (1 quote each day)
  • Nominate 3 new bloggers each day

Anyway, onto the quote where today I’ve decided to choose a quote about books rather than from a specific book I love. I’m going to be honest, I literally saw this quote on Tumblr the other day so I don’t know much about it like where its from or whatever, I just know that it’s accredited to Julian Barnes and that when I read it I fell in love.

I think a great book – leaving aside qualities such as narrative power, characterisation, style and so on – is a book that describes the world in a way that has not been done before; and that is recognised by those who read it as telling new truths – about society or the way in which emotional lives are led, or both – such truths having not been previously available, certainly not from official records or government documents, or from journalism or television

If you’ve read this blog before, or even chanced a glance at my username, I’m sure you can guess which book sprang to mind when I read this. It was of course The Book Thief, which is a wonderful, amazing, great book for all the reasons listed above. I’m not sure I would have been able to choose just one quote from The Book Thief to use as part of this tag so everything worked out perfectly!!

I Tag

Ally @Ally Writes Things

Katie @Never Not Reading

Free tag – I enjoyed doing this tag so much I want everyone who fancies it to have a go so consider yourself tagged!!

So there we have it, three days of some of my favourite quotes. I hope you have enjoyed it as much as I have! What are some of your favourite quotes either from books or about books?

Happy reading!

 

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13 thoughts on “3 Quotes, 3 Days Tag (Day 3)

      1. I definitely find film quotes easier to remember too, I think it might be because its way easier to use them in conversation and just casually and more people know them while it seems a little strange to just start quoting from a book! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

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