Joanna
How to understand the sentence ? A:What kind of books do you read?

B: Erm— tends to be more along history lines. Not novel, generally more general history. Local history especially.

What does “tends to be more along history lines. ”mean?

Oct 30, 2018 12:03 PM
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popular history-based books . preferably , local history books.
October 30, 2018
"Along the lines of" is an expression that generally means something is similar to or alike another thing. In this context, I think the writer is just trying to communicate that he/she is a person who prefers books about history, as opposed to a person who prefers novels.
October 30, 2018
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