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Ah, but which one? Icons flash to my mind for each genre. For thrillers: James Bond. For horror: Dracula. Two for One The official seal of the Conan Doyle Estate bears the profile of London's Greatest Sleuth silhouetted against his counterpart, Dr. There is only one Sherlock Holmes. Simply put, Holmes comes with built-in tension--not so much as an inward struggle as with Dr. The Bible and Science In the arena of "Faith vs. Bible contradictions and inconsistencies shake the foundation of Watson's faith: If Christ suffered no decay, why does the corpse in the rock-hewn tomb stink to high heavens? Holmes, the scientific man, is quite willing to let these scriptural disparities stand, but compassion for his friend overrules him. Then, Holmes witnesses the crucifixion first hand. "I am a believer, Watson. 20 Brilliant Bookshelves for Modern Bookworms. As the famous saying goes, I like big books and I cannot lie.
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Books are that one medium that will grant you full access to anywhere and everywhere, allowing you to escape into your imagination with rich descriptions of everything you might not otherwise get to see in your lifetime. Reading books is a hobby that most of us do not devote time to specifically, but on a rainy day when nothing else seems interesting, a quick peek into your bookshelf will reveal hidden gems that will keep you enthralled for the next several hours. Books also improve your knowledge span, in small ways and big, and greatly broaden your vocabulary as well. Which is also why a bibliophile will always sound smarter without meaning to, than one who restricts the amount of literature that he absorbs from this world.
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The world's geniuses either kept their revelations to themselves and then died, or else they put it down on paper which has long since rotted or burned or been used to line some parakeet's cage. Obviously we'll never know what great books have been lost to time, but we have clues on some of them, and what those clues tell us is mind-boggling, and a little bit depressing. If you could make a library out of just books that didn't survive, you'd have a collection of some of the best freaking books ever written. The Gospel of Eve, by Unknown What is it: It is apparently a totally sexually perverse lost book of the Bible. (Wait, what? Why it's Awesome: Ah ha! Why You'll Never Read It: In the 4th Century church officials like Epiphanius lashed out at the book, apparently having nothing better to do than stop everyone from having sex and eating a little bit of semen.
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