Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by twilight813 » Mon Nov 17, 2008 7:42 am

I am almost done with BD for the second time, and some part of me wants to start Twilight all over again, but I own over 100 books and 40 of which I havent read yet lol. Eh ill probably give Twilight Series another run through. It probably gets even better the third time around.
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by xXBeSafeXx » Mon Nov 17, 2008 8:09 pm

I used to read ALL THE TIME. And now, I pretty much read the posts here. :lol:
I still read about a book a month because I signed up for this thing and I get a free book a month, all I have to do is review them online, I've been getting them for about 2 years now, I think...but none of them are as good anymore after Twilight. I've tried a few other Vampire series though, and although none of them compare, I still enjoy them. And when I'm done, I do a little mental compare/contrast that reminds myself why Twilight is waaaay better. As if I could ever forget. :lol:
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by mom4twilight » Tue Nov 18, 2008 3:24 pm

This is kind of embarrassing but... I finished the Twilight series about 3 weeks ago and I haven't read another book since finishing. Nothing looks good anymore! I have been to Target and Borders several times looking for something that grabs my attention but nothing does. I even bought The Host a couple of weeks ago but returned it the next day because I knew it wouldn't be the same. So, I started Twilight over today and I have been reading Twilight fanfic online. Hopefully I will be able to get into another book or series soon and love it as much as Twilight, but somehow I doubt it!

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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by dazzleme » Wed Nov 26, 2008 3:55 pm

I used to read all the time! Now, cuz of Twilight, the only non-twilight books I have read were cuz I was on a plane. Now I'm reading it for the fourth time, and it's even better! I never thought I'd find another series that was better than Harry Potter (I'm on my fourteenth time reading it- or trying to!!) But now that I have Twilight, I can't concentrate on it. Now I'm not the Harry Potter freak, but the Twilight freak. Which is what my mom wanted, but now I'm too obsessed with Twilight!
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by soul alchemist » Wed Nov 26, 2008 4:54 pm

It did. I used to read mystery but Twilight got me into romance. Its hard to find a book that will get me addicted to it like Twilight did. The Uglies series was boring cuz it didnt had supernatural stuff in it. So far a book that I did enjoyed was Maximum Ride :The Angel Experiment. At my school they do a program call The 25 book campaign
Basically The students have to read 25 books by the end of the year.Last year I read 47 books ,becuase I hadn't read Twilight yet. But this year so far I got 8 books including the Twilight.iT just hard for me to pick a book that I like because there are not much books like Twilight.Plus like 60% of the books are from the 1980's and they are boring.I have my fingers crossed that they have The Anne Rice books.
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by RebeccaCullen » Thu Nov 27, 2008 1:02 pm

Can't seem to stop reading the books. I used to read a bunch of different books, but it seems the are all boring now. It seems like I'll have to wait a few months before my habits go back to normal.

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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by eliselovesedwardx » Thu Nov 27, 2008 11:32 pm

OMG! I can't stop reading Twilight series! I used to read so many different books now I can only seem to pay attention to the Twi books! I have to read them inbetween all other books and my mind is always onTwilight whenever I read other books!
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by LadyViolet » Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:00 pm

I think i've bought more books in the last two months than i have during the rest of this year and i can probably thank Twilight for that. i've also bought books about vampires as i've now become a leetle bit obsessed with them :lol:
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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by #1twi-guy » Mon Dec 08, 2008 1:11 am

I must admit that I kinda became obsessed with vampires, but I always have been.
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But I've come to realize that no vampires will ever be as cool as Stephenie Meyer's!

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Re: Has Twilight affected your reading habits?

Post by Jessalyn118 » Thu Dec 11, 2008 8:02 am

Actually, not my READING habits..its my WRITING ability..lol..
I've been writing short stories for 3 years and my recent short story got comments like..
"your story sounds like it was Bella who was talking" and all that..lol
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