Some good classic books to read include Homer’s “The Iliad” and “The Odyssey,” Cervantes’ “Don Quixote” and Dostoyevsky’s “The Brother Karamazov.” These books are all classics of world literature and are rated highly by ... More »

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Earn money for reading books through jobs such as copy editor, translation qualify assurance agent or roles that involve creating summaries and descriptions of books. Some companies also pay users with a free copy of the... More »

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Internet Archive, Scribd, Project Guttenberg and Open Library offer books to read online for free, according to ebookfriendly.com. Other sites include Wattpad, Smashwords, Blurb and Bookish. These sites allow a user to r... More »

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Some sites that offer chapter summaries of classic books include SparkNotes, Shmoop and BookRags. These educational sites all offer analysis and summaries for classic books commonly assigned in school. More »

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"The Adventures of the Little Wooden Horse," "Ramona the Pest," "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" and "The Twenty-One Balloons" are books children read in elementary school. These are four of the 30 best books for elementar... More »

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Some books to read before starting college are "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, "Life Of Pi" by Yann Martel and "Penelope" by Rebecca Harrington. "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho is another book to read before starting colle... More »

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William Shakespeare is responsible for perhaps the greatest number of literary quotes, such as Hamlet's "To be or not to be." Famous quotes tend to be drawn from books known as the Classics, which starts with Homer's Ili... More »

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