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Welcome to /r/Books! This community is focused on discussing books, authors, genres, or everything else book related. For information about the subreddit, please check out our Wiki Index. If you're looking for help with picking a book to read, consult our Suggested Reading page or ask in /r/suggestmeabook!
Date|Start Time|Person|Description ---|---|---|--- July 21|9am EDT|Jeremiah Walton|Travelling poet & publisher July 24|4pm EDT|Peter V. Brett|Author of The Warded Man July 28|8pm EST|Many authors!|Authors of The New Black Aug 4|11am EST|Deborah Harkness|Author of A Discovery of Witches and The Book of Life Aug 12|TBA|Sonya Cobb|Author of Objects of Her Affection
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> > Quick Rules:
> * (1) All posts must be informative or discussion-focused. > * (2) No image-only, video-only posts or memes. > * (3) No linked book lists. User created lists are OK. > * (4) Promoting your own book is only allowed in /r/WroteABook. > * (5) No sharing pirated books. > * (6) Report any post or comment that does not follow the rules.
> Important: We don't allow personal recommendation posts. You can ask in our Weekly Recommendation Thread or try /r/suggestmeabook.
> For the full subreddit rules,
> > Spoiler Policy:
> - Any post with a spoiler in the title will be removed.
> - Any comment with a spoiler that doesn't use the spoiler code will be removed.
> - Any user with an extensive history of spoiling books will be banned.
> Using the spoiler code:
> shows Spoiler
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