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bookworm,

popular name for the larvae of several beetles that bore through books, e.g., the drugstore, spider, and deathwatch beetles.

bookworm

any of various small insects that feed on the binding paste of books, esp the book louse
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The Bookworm is designed to transform any book in a user's library into a switch-adapted audio book useful for individuals with autism.
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Whether you are in a book club, a social group or you're just a dedicated bookworm, you can organise your own Big Book Bash.
Norah Hill will be running the classes at Boro Bookworm, in the Forbes Building on Linthorpe Road, during the school summer holidays.
Dubbed Mama Bookworm, the 30-year-old dedicates her time to visiting schools and community events to get more people involved in pro-literacy programmes through outreach projects locally and across the Arab region.
Tickets are available at the door, The Brantford Bookworm, the Westdale Bookworm in Hamilton, Green Heron Books in Paris, and the Florian Clinic in Simcoe or online at www.
Cue a marvellous adventure for Boo, who must capture the greedy Bookworm (Carl Kennedy) by following him into the magical world of books.
Books are presented clutter-free with time-pressed parents and shoppers in mind "Our Gift Selection Service has been well received for it's time saving benefits for busy parents and relatives not conversant with children literature looking to buy children's books," states Bola Ajumobi, founder of Slimy Bookworm.
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Gemma Oughton, 13, used the image of a bookworm to win the 11-15 category.