1.01.2011

2010 Reading Roundup

Per tradition, it's time for my annual wrap-up of all the books I read in 2010. For some reason, I had a crappy reading year...I either got bogged down in books and they took me waaaaaaay longer than they should have to read, or I got distracted by other things, or so many of them were just....duds and I got unbelievably stuck. 2011 better be a better bookish year! :-) Now, on with the stats....

Number of books read in 2009: 127
Number of books read in 200 (for comparison): 178
Average of books read per month: 10.6
Average of books read per week: 2.46
Daily average: 1 book read every 2.85 days
Percent of fiction read: 92.5%
Percent of nonfiction read: 7.5%
Number of audiobooks "read": 17

And now, for the best books of the year (in my humble opinion, of course!), in author alphabetical order...

Allen, Sarah Addison. The Girl Who Chased the Moon. 2010.

Blum, Jenna. The Stormchasers. 2010. 

Brown, Jennifer. The Hate List. 2010.

Buxbaum, Julie. After You. 2010. 

Collins, Suzanne. The Hunger Games. 2010.

Donoghue, Emma. Room. 2010. 

Elkeles, Simone. Perfect Chemistry. 2010. 

Hannah, Kristin. Winter Garden. 2010.

Hoffman, Beth. Saving CeeCee Honeycutt. 2010. 

Picoult, Jodi. House Rules. 2010.

Stevens, Chevy. Still Missing. 2010. 

Taylor, Jackson. The Blue Orchard. 2010.

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