My Year in Books: 2017

My Year in Books: 2017

To see the full list of books I read this year, click here. I’ve been doing these year-end book reviews for a decade now. This year, I’m beginning a huge shift away from updating a website, and just using the incredibly-valuable tools already on the...
What I Read in 2016: The Year In Review

What I Read in 2016: The Year In Review

For the Goodreads graphical version of this report, click here. Over the past few years, I’ve set myself fairly aggressive reading goals, and managed to hit those goals. 2016 is the first year that I can remember falling short of my goal, and not by a little bit—but a...
What I Read in 2015: The Year In Review

What I Read in 2015: The Year In Review

For the condensed, graphically pretty version of this that Goodreads provides, click here. While my reading rates continue to decline, my to-read list certainly hasn’t kept pace; it has grown by a full 20 books this year, which means nearly every book I read got...
What I Read in 2014: The Year In Review

What I Read in 2014: The Year In Review

Here we are in 2015, what should be the ‘future’, and yet it’s still very much the present. As I look back at the previous year, and all the books I read, it’s interesting to see where we are in regards to the fictional version of...
What I Read in 2013: The Year In Review

What I Read in 2013: The Year In Review

Each new year, I take a look back at what I’ve read during those previous twelve months. It never ceases to amaze me how many good books I’ve read–and how many books I was interested in that turned out to be less-than-stellar. 2013 was no exception,...
2013 Mid-Year Book Review

2013 Mid-Year Book Review

2013 marks my first year using a completely different method and system for tracking my books and what I’m reading. I’m now fully half-way through the year, and so far have no reservations about continuing down this path. It’s actually rather...
What I Read in 2012: The Year In Review

What I Read in 2012: The Year In Review

I suppose you could call me a bookworm. For as long as I can recall, I’ve been an avid reader. Ever since I learned to read, I’ve been addicted to books. I can trace my personal collection and reading habits back to 1999, and can account for every single...
2012 Mid-Year Book Review

2012 Mid-Year Book Review

The year is half-way over, and it’s been filled with some rather interesting books so far. I’ve been reading books nearly every single day for as long as I can remember, and keeping track since 2006; it’s quite an accomplishment, really. Still, this...
What I Read In 2011: The Year In Review

What I Read In 2011: The Year In Review

This year started out fairly promising; I finished three books by February 1st, but that pace quickly slowed, and never really picked up again. In any given year, I usually have several books worth recommending, and that are extremely...