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Book loving, avid reading moms, do you ever...

Read the last page or chapter first? Lol, my crazy mom, the person who helped develop my intense love of books, has an odd habit of reading the end first. I have no idea why - she's just kookie.

I do not. Unless the book is really boring and I can't imagine getting through it unless I know the end gets better.

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Tesserae

Asked by Tesserae at 11:32 AM on Jun. 5, 2012 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • I have never done that! I just couldn't, that is really weird to me.
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 11:33 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • Nope. I want to enjoy finding things out in order, not knowing what's going to happen next. Or to be reading and thinking "well, I know she buys a house at the end, so obviously she survives this butcher knife wielding madman." That would make the book boring to me.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 1:34 PM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • I don't ever do this. I really don't understand it. If the book is boring at the beginning I don't care how it ends.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:33 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • Never!!!
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 11:36 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • I never ever do this but I have known people who do. What's the point, lol?
    BrawnwynII

    Answer by BrawnwynII at 11:36 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • Back in high school I'd read the first chapter of a book, then the last page, then the rest of the book. Why? I couldn't tell you now. I don't do that anymore though.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 11:44 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • I never do. That spoils what could possibly be a good book.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 11:48 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • No way- hello, Spoiler Alert! lol :p
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 1:08 PM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • Never. I like to let the story unfold, and be surprised.
    o0orange0o

    Answer by o0orange0o at 11:33 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

  • I have done it once or twice. I don't make a habit of it. They were both books that were recommended and they took FOREVER to get interesting. They were both worth the read, just don't remember the names of the books.
    coala

    Answer by coala at 11:37 AM on Jun. 5, 2012

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