My Year in Books (2013)

• Number of books read this year: 101
• Number of books read that were published this year: 35
• Number of books read that were published last year: 9
• Number of books read that will be published next year: 1
• Number of books read that are on The List: 16
• Number of books reread this year: 10
• Number of non-fiction books read this year: 3
• Number of pages read this year: 34,704
• Average number of pages per book: 343
Last year’s book stats

Fun stats:
• Number of British books read this year: 18
• Number of Crime/Mystery books read this year: 21
• Number of books read with Nazis: 4
• Number of books read whose movie I also saw this year: 9
• Most read authors this year:
–Lemony Snicket (12)
Stephen King (4)
Margaret Atwood (3)
–Evelyn Waugh (3)

Best Books I Read This Year (That Were Published This Year):
The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards by Kristopher Jansma
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood
Night Film by Marissa Pessl
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
A Dangerous Fiction by Barbara Rogan

Best Books I Read This Year (That Were Not Published This Year):
The Teleportation Accident by Ned Beauman
August: Osage County by Tracy Letts
The Shining by Stephen King
Grimus by Salman Rushdie
Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood

Honorable Mention:
A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence
Inferno by Dan Brown
A Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
The Humans by Matt Haig
Fallen Land by Patrick Flannery

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2 Comments

  1. I too loved The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards by Kristopher Jansma! Such a great read! Happy New Year. Cheers!

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  2. Delighted that I made your best reads list! Thanks for reading and recommending.

    Reply

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