I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas!
It is now time for the third annual Stand-Out Books of the Year (2012) post!
Despite working full-time and never seeming to have quite as much time as I want to read, I’m happy to say that I DID top last year’s stats by a bit. Interested? Okay, then, here goes the numbers for 2012:
How many books did I read?
That is 19 more than in 2011.
How many pages did I read?
That is 6,920 more than in 2011!!!
How many pages (on average) did I read per day?
That is 19 more than in 2011!!!
Just in case you don’t have a general idea how this post works: I am incapable of naming any of the books I read in the year “my favorite”. I get hung up on different categories, different titles, different strengths and weaknesses of each book. You really wouldn’t want to see that. There are tears. There is guilt. It’s not pretty.
Instead, I look over all the books I read all year and pick the books that stand out to me. This doesn’t …