What is the first book you remember reading?

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Post by desareedany » 03 Jul 2017, 16:17

The first actual book I read on my own was "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" by Judy Blume.
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Post by Kalin Adi » 03 Jul 2017, 20:12

The first book I remember reading was the book of Jonah from the Bible. I could read over and over how Jonah was swallowed by the huge fish and nothing happened to him. For me it was so amazing how God could control this creature.

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Post by Shreyoshi Sen » 04 Jul 2017, 05:48

Well I have read n number of books but as far as I remember it was Aesops Fables I read for the first time.
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Post by Emmaky » 05 Jul 2017, 03:35

I remember reading Mary and Tom when i was a very young girl. Later on I started reading Nancy Drew series, Hardy boys and Mills and boons.
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Post by Rachel Ingosi » 05 Jul 2017, 03:43

my first book outside the curriculum series safari book, was the book oliver twist. it was very captivating .i still remember it up to today.

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Post by Lyra » 05 Jul 2017, 04:27

The first book I remember is Disney's Ladybug collection of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. It was a picture book with scenes taken from the Disney movie. It must have been read to me multiple times and I remember that I memorized the whole story and began telling that story to my other friends as I held the book as if I were actually reading it. It may seem funny now, but it was the most captivating book I had ever seen, I was 3 to 4 years old.

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Post by Juliet Esther » 05 Jul 2017, 12:42

I can't really remember the first book I ever read cause I was so young back then, but my memory takes me to short stories and children's book,the one that is still fresh in my mind was not so soon and other stories, this book was so funny,I couldn't finish reading it cause I was dying of laughter.
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Post by Papercut » 06 Jul 2017, 03:37

I watched a bunch of anime and Disney movies during my childhood days. Think I was hooked on Peter Pan and was crazy about getting to "Neverland".

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Post by Yolimari » 06 Jul 2017, 12:25

I don't remember which books I read as a kid but I do remember quite well what books had a great impact on me when I read them as a teenager. Reading Night by Elie Wiesel, Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt, The Diary of Anna Frank by Anna Frank, and La casa de los espiritus by Isabel Allende changed my life. I developed an inquisitive mind about the world, politics, culture, and war. Needless to say, I ended up with degrees in History and marrying a soldier.
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Post by sashakoby » 06 Jul 2017, 18:00

I definitely read a lot of books as a kid, mostly picture books and some random chapter books here and there. The first "real" book i remember reading was Harry Potter and the Chamber of secrets :)
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Post by Manali_DC » 08 Jul 2017, 04:08

The first book I remember reading was the Panchatantra tales!!

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Post by Harrygx3 » 16 Jul 2017, 17:37

The first book i remember reading is the comic Lucky Luke, it had beautiful imagery and i got captivated by its wild west theme. The next book i remember reading is one comic book with Mickey Mouse that had different info about the desert and the stars and had instructions on how to make a compass with simple tools, it really amazed me as a kid and i will never forget it.

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Post by khadija001 » 16 Jul 2017, 19:05

Absolutely a non-fictional African prose "The joys of mother hood".Oh what a book!? I undoubtedly love it with skillful psyche

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Post by Afuglsan » 16 Jul 2017, 19:48

I remember snuggling up on the couch with Mom, Dad and my brother and having Laura Ingalls Wilder read to me. I absolutely love this series, and it made a big impression on my younger self with books.
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Post by DarleneCabrera » 16 Jul 2017, 21:16

I cant really remember the first book i read. I used to read alot of manga stories, ive read fifty shades of grey and 2nd and 3rd book. Very well written, and the fault in our stars.
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