2017 reading list

We’re going to take another step off my usual Travel Photography theme today. I decided not to sign up for any reading challenges this year, like I did last year. I knew it would be a failure and I have enough other things to try not to fail at this year! Leading up to my trip, I did have a reading list I tried (but failed) to get through, but other than that, I knew I would be so busy this year that I wouldn’t get through a lot of books, and I just wanted to read what I wanted to read, man!

Nevertheless, there were a couple of things I wanted to continue to track long term.  After that will be the list of books I’ve read this year. They’ll link to Goodreads and might also link to a **review**.

Kinda-Sorta Reading Challenges

Read What You Buy

Number of books purchased 2017: 34 / $130.62

Books read: 2 (6% or 30% by cost)

1001 Books to Read Before You Die

Host: My Reader’s Block

(It’s actually over 1,300 books, once all the editions are combined.)

  1. n/a

Read before 2017: 23

Read One Million Pages

Host: My Reader’s Block

I’m going to start this count a bit in the past. I could sit here and try to back date things for all time, but that’s crazy. I’ll start from when I started recording my reads on Goodreads.

Starting count: 36,560
This year: 980
Total: 37,540

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2017 Reading List

Total read: 4  (Goodreads Goal – 15)

MH – Military History  |  NF – Other Non-Fiction  |  GF – Genre Fiction  |  F – Other Fiction

  1. The Germany Army at Vimy Ridge 1914-1917, Jack Sheldon (MH)
  2. Everything Everything, Nicola Yoon (F)  (audio book)
  3. Pilot X, Tom Merritt (GF)
  4. The Mind’s Eye, Henri Cartier-Bresson (NF)
  5. Epic of Gilgamesh (F)

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