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How long can you read without stopping?

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Postby Tora » Wed Feb 21, 2007 5:26 pm

the same book - as you said - 3-4 hour-time is the longest one I catch the author's idea properly, the fact is I can change books 8)
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Postby Dexter » Thu Feb 22, 2007 7:00 am

i can usually spend around 4-5 hours for reading a book if i don't have anything else to do and i'm completely free and, of course, if the book is interesting... i can read longer than that to finish the book but it rarely happens 'cuz there hardly comes a time when i don't have anything else to do. :P
sometimes i find the book i read so nice that i have it with me even while having food to continue reading as soon as i'm done with my food :wink:
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Postby Qoo » Fri Mar 02, 2007 9:04 am

Not over 2 - 3 hour .
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Postby InLove » Sun Mar 04, 2007 9:10 am

half or an hour for any interesting story. 8)
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Re: How long can you read without stopping?

Postby MissLT » Mon Mar 05, 2007 1:44 am

mrLenin wrote:As for me I can spend 3-4 hour if it is very interesting for me. No longer




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I read Harry Potter book 2 to 5 in one day. :oops:
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Re: How long can you read without stopping?

Postby Dixie » Mon Mar 05, 2007 10:29 am

LennyeTran wrote:I read Harry Potter book 2 to 5 in one day. :oops:


Did you???? :shock:
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Postby MissLT » Tue Mar 06, 2007 11:32 pm

Yeah. I reread book 1 one night, and it gave me a feeling to reread all of them. Thus, the next day when I first got up I brought the books to bed to read right away. I stayed in bed the whole day.

Next week, my cousin came over and told me what I was doing; I was freaking my sister out. She told me my sister said I was a geek staying in bed to READ for. a. whole. day. :twisted:
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Postby MRDRS » Sun Mar 18, 2007 6:02 pm

Hi everybody! If the book it's very interesting I can read until 2 hours, but this, if a don't have nothing to do that nowadays is difficult to happen!!
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Postby nien » Tue Mar 20, 2007 11:03 am

Wah, I did the same for Harry Potter too. I didn't have the heart to put it down till I finished.

For me, if the book is interesting ( Maybe definition of "interesting" here could be different to each of us) I can read it for hours, day and night.
Anyway, this habit only applied on fictions :p
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Postby ghadeer » Thu Mar 29, 2007 3:36 am

well, for me i think i can read many hours if i like the book but if it is booring i will not complete it at all
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