Lori's Book Nook

Reader’s Bill of Rights

Posted on: February 10, 2008

Ripped directly from Mattheous, who’s just started hanging around here at the Nook, who found it here.

Daniel Pennac’s

The Reader’s Bill of Rights

1. The right to not read

2. The right to skip pages

3. The right to not finish

4. The right to reread

5. The right to read anything

6. The right to escapism

7. The right to read anywhere

8. The right to browse

9. The right to read out loud

10. The right to not defend your tastes


4 Responses to "Reader’s Bill of Rights"

Thanks for the link love!

I added your blog to my blogroll. 🙂

Lovely. My husband especially enjoys my Right to read out loud, especially when he’s trying to work and needs to concentrate.

@ Mattheous

@L Norris
I can’t decide which one I like best…they’re all so freakin’ relevant!

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