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Synonyms for bookworm

a person who pays more attention to formal rules and book learning than they merit

someone who spends a great deal of time reading

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The Reading Bee's Shop, a homegrown bookish merchandise online shop, launches to offer bookworms in Egypt an array of merchandise.
Looking on as the skip was filled and re-filled was Peter MacKenzie, the former joint owner of Bookworm.
Khadim Huisain, of Boro Bookworm, who is himself a published author, said: "This is the first of many more to come.
LOTS TO READ: Champion bookworm Maariya Malik, above, and right with friends at Moorlands School, Mount - Liam Farrell, Eleanor Trueman, Rosie Howarth, Eleanor Keene, Ebony Arthur, Daniyah Ali, Lily Beth Hirst and Grace Millington (JH160513Emaariya)
Eman Al Ghawas founded Bookworms with the aim of making reading fun and exciting for youngsters in the hope of creating avid readers and intellectuals in the years to come.
The story is pitched perfectly with plenty of silliness and slapstick but also the odd literary joke from the brilliantly villainous Bookworm.
Slimy Bookworm is committed to improving literacy in children and cultivating lifelong Readers and to this end will be donating up to 20% of profits to fund literacy efforts in the inner cities of the US and oversees.
YOUNG bookworms have designed a series of new library cards to encourage more children to get into reading.
Marking PopCap's entry into the DSiWare(TM) category, this version of Bookworm delivers the highest caliber of gameplay available in a downloadable title that has been optimized for the Nintendo DSiWare platform.
This might solve your problem, or as an alternative there's the spiralshaped Bookworm which you can get from www.
The Bookworm Sez" column, launched in 2003, is now in nearly 200 newspapers.
Every time a child reads a book, the bookworm grows longer.
Bookworm Adventuresl This clever word game serves as a sequel to PopCap's 3-year-old hit, "Bookworm," but adds a lengthy story with plenty of humor, and cleverly folds in role-playing game (RPG) elements to keep you glued to your computer monitor.
Scott Hudson experiences the typical triumphs and trials of a rather nerdy bookworm in his freshman year at a small town Pennsylvania high school.
99) tells of a bookworm who can't wait for the book sale in the library.