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While she should read well and wisely, the girl should not turn into a bookworm.
THE CANADIAN GIRL AT WORKMARJORY MACMURCHY
She was a good deal of a bookworm, and did a great deal of beautiful embroidery, and never said much.
WINONA OF THE CAMP FIREMARGARET WIDDEMER
A dull bookworm like me,—cochlea vitam agens, Mr. Squills,—leading the life of a snail!
THE CAXTONS, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
To tell the truth, a bookworm such as he is is one of the most irritating persons in existence.
It is no chimera of the recluse or the bookworm, but a potent reality.
But what a pity that a pretty girl like Martine should turn into a bookworm!
BRENDA'S WARDHELEN LEAH REED
He was a bookworm, a student, a scholar, and learned in the old sagas and eddas.
THE BONDMANHALL CAINE
If, therefore, one tries to read all books, one would become a mere bookworm and a good-for-nothing fellow.
A FANTASY OF FAR JAPANBARON KENCHO SUYEMATSU
But I was never a bookworm, though the love of knowledge and the special love of those books I have named is with me yet.
CARETTE OF SARKJOHN OXENHAM
Mr. Winthrop Adams was two good inches taller and stood up very straight in spite of his being a bookworm.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD BOSTONAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS

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