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bookworm

A popular term for an inveterate, voracious, indiscriminate or “addicted” book reader.
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Life in Egypt is hard for bookworms who must wait for the release day of that book they have been eyeing for almost a year, and then have to wait a few more weeks to actually get it in Egypt.
And bookworms are invited to bring their children so they can play games to create stories, poems or just listen.
Bookworms was founded in 2010 and had a small following, but volunteers now cater to children's parties, reading corners in malls, school programmes and private services for families in both Arabic and English.
The Bookworm verges on the scene-stealer but this is clearly a winning collaboration of folk who really know how to entertain young children.
Slimy Bookworm is owned by Bola Ajumobi and she can be reached at (909) 499-3734 or at Bola@SlimyBookworm.
We're leading our foray into the DSiWare market with Bookworm - a game loaded with deep, classic gameplay action that we believe raises the bar for what should be offered in Nintendo's online store," said Ed Allard, vice president of strategic development at PopCap.
This brainy trio is a favorite among critics, and whether you're a brick-throwing punk rocker or collegiate bookworm, this is your new favorite band .
The first episode sees a shy Harvard graduate Lesley Townsend turn from bookworm into a glamorous cheerleader.
Dijon University lecturer Pierre Bruno declares Harry Potter a "class enemy" and a "dangerous role model," Hermione, Harry's girl sidekick, a "stupid ineffectual bookworm," and Harry's school house of Gryffindor "the ascendant class of the bourgeoisie.
We did a little detective work of our own and dug up some secret inside info you probably already know Cameron Draz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu are starting as the crimefighting two Cameron is playing brainy bookworm Natalie Drew does tough cool chick Dylan And Lucy's cast as Alex, an elegant caper queen Bill Murray works his comic magic in the Bosley role And word has it that John Forsythe is once again heard but not seen as the Angels mysterious boss Charlie.
After a 10-year effort, self-proclaimed bookworm Oprah Winfrey succeeded in getting one of her favorite reads, Toni Morrison's Beloved, made into a Hollywood movie.
The Aussie stunner is to play Anthony Hopkins' wife - a gorgeous fashion model - in her next film, Bookworm.