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# Bookworm

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# reading is fundamental
The 14 truly devastating struggles of being a bookworm
The things we go through for the love of reading. Honestly, we’re saints.
# Bookworm
15 books all 90s kids borrowed from the school library
Under The Hawthorn Tree fans assemble!
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14 brilliant books by Irish women that you really ought to read
No excuses.
# reading rainbow
13 things you'll understand if you were a total bookworm as a kid
School book fairs were no joke.
# Bookworm
How many of the best books of 2015 have you read?
Some more books to add to your “to read” pile.
# Bookworm
This little baby bursts into tears every single time a storybook ends
“The end.” *tears*
# Bookworm
A little boy ripped a page in his library book and wrote the cutest apology
Honesty is the best policy.
# Bookworm
Some of Ireland's finest are celebrated in Sports Book shortlist
It’s been another great year for Irish sports books. Check out what titles have been short listed for the top prize.
# Bookworm
David Cameron chooses Irish novel Skippy Dies as his summer read
The British Prime Minister has picked Paul Murray’s book to bring on holidays with him.