Thursday, 7 January 2016

Master List | 2016

Last year, I devoured 61 books. This year I'm going to do 11 better and read a total of 72 books (or five books a month). Some semi-interesting facts from my readings in 2015:

Δ Longest book read: Life and Fate - Vasily Grossman at 864 pages
Δ Total pages read: 17,5641
Δ Oldest book: The Art of War - Sun Tzu 512BC
Δ Number of plays read: 4
Δ Number of audiobooks listened to: 18
Δ Number of non-fiction books read: 22

Reading challenges:
TBR Pile Reading Challenge 2016

January
1. The Cambridge Companion to Narrative - David Herman
2. Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe
3. The Iliad - Homer
4. Running: The Autobiography - Ronnie O'Sullivan
5. The Noise of Time - Julian Barnes
6. Jane Eyre - Charlotte Brontë
February
7. The Cambridge Introduction to Jean Rhys - Elaine Savory
8. How to Win Friends and Influence People - Dale Carnegie
9. The End of the Affair - Graham Greene
10. The Trouble with Goats and Sheep - Joanna Cannon
11. Water for Elephants - Sara Gruen
12. The Chimp Paradox - Steve Peters
13. Coriolanus - William Shakespeare (edited by Lee Bliss)
14. How to Read and Understand Shakespeare - Marc C. Connor
March
15. Wyrd Sisters - Terry Pratchett
16. The Professional Recruiter's Handbook - Jane Newell Brown
17. A Streetcar Named Desire - Tennessee Williams
18. The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge - Michael Punke
19. A Country Doctor's Notebook - Mikhail Bulgakov
20. Moby Dick; or, The Whale - Herman Melville
21. The Godfather - Mario Puzo
22. The Fifth Elephant - Terry Pratchett

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