AP: Harry Potter most re-read book in Britain: survey---
LONDON, Nov 9 (Reuters Life!) - Nearly 80 percent of Britons have re-read a book, with the Harry Potter series the most likely to be picked up again, a survey revealed on Friday.I couldn't agree more!
Some of the books that are re-read for pleasure are classics such as Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" and Charlotte Bronte's "Jane Eyre."
Others in the top 10 include JRR Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" as well as Dan Brown's "The Da Vinci Code."
People said they returned to the same books because they are fantastic stories of which they never tire, they find something new in each reading, it is comforting, they can relate to the characters and it cheers them up.
And the list:
1. The Harry Potter series by J.K. RowlingI've read all but 7 & 10. I have re-read 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, & 9 so many times. I love books!
2. The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien
3. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
4. The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien
5. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
6. 1984 by George Orwell
7. The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
8. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
9. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
10. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
So, which books do you re-read?
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