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February 18th, 2010, 11:25 AM
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Do you have a favorite bookmark? Fold the corners? Have some sort of other secret technique?
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February 18th, 2010, 07:33 PM
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I have a cat shaped bookmark that slides onto the top of the pages. I dont like folding pages.
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February 18th, 2010, 07:53 PM
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I use a bookmark. I have a few, but somehow whenever I need one, I can't find it!
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February 18th, 2010, 08:07 PM
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I will fold the corners or use a bookmark... depends on where I am at the time.
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February 18th, 2010, 08:51 PM
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I have about a million bookmarks but I almost never use them unless I'm using someone elses book. If it's my book (or sometimes even a library book) I'll just fold the corner down.
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February 18th, 2010, 09:30 PM
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A book mark or if the book has a jacket I use that.
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February 19th, 2010, 06:16 AM
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I use the jacket until I'm too far into the book for it reach... then I use a piece of note paper.
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February 19th, 2010, 06:44 AM
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I have a book mark. I can not fold the pages lol!!
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February 19th, 2010, 03:43 PM
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I don't mind folding the corners on old books (like the ones I buy at value village, or used book stores. However, if it's a brand new book, like the Twilight books, the Hunger Games books, and the Harry Potters, I refuse to fold the corners and ruin the pages in any way lol so bookmark for those special books, and folded corners for previously loved books.
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February 20th, 2010, 06:56 AM
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Sometimes I use the slip I get from the library that is a printout of all the books I borrowed, but I always forget to move it again to the last page read. Most of the time, I use nothing at all. I generally try to remember the page number and find the page without too much problem.
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