Wednesday, October 22, 2014

2014 Reading Challenge: 40 Books Read!



Early this year, I joined Goodreads and decided to challenge myself to read more. I initially gave myself a 30-book challenge, then upped it to 40.

I closed book 40 a few minutes ago! Woohoo! I'll do a more comprehensive roundup of what I read in my challenge this year, but for now, books 31 to 40:

31. The Steady Running of the Hour by Justin Go--Historical fiction, literary fiction, dual narratives, WWI, 1920s--2 stars--review

32. The Silmarillion by JRR Tolkien--High Fantasy--3 stars--review

33. The Hidden Blade by Sherry Thomas--Young Adult, Historical Romance, China, England--4 stars

34. Blameless by Gail Carriger--Fantasy, Supernatural, Steampunk--3 stars--review

35. My Beautiful Enemy by Sherry Thomas--Historical Romance, Victorian--3 stars--review

36. The Pieces We Keep by Kristina McMorris--Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction, WWII, dual narratives--3 stars

37. Heartless by Gail Carriger--Fantasy, Supernatural, Steampunk--3 stars

38. Timeless by Gail Carriger--Fantasy, Supernatural, Steampunk--4 stars

39. Corona by Bushra Rehman--contemporary, diverse, LGBT--4 stars

40. A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn--American history, Non-fiction, politics--5 stars

4 comments:

  1. Congrats!!! Looks like a good list!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Diverse list! Wow, Congratulations on meeting your goal 2 months early! This is really cool. I'm going to sign up next year.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Yeah! It was interesting. I have all these books I want to read and new techniques and narratives in my head now.

      Delete

Thank you so much for your comments and thoughts. Check back soon. I reply to all comments. Happy reading!