Of course, I'm going to round up my favourite books that I read this year! The only thing I love more than reading a great book is sharing it with others--especially when they read it and love it too. I mentioned in my (book) year in review post that I had a great reading year, and the truth of that became even more apparent when I sat down to make this list. Read More
I think we can all agree that 2017 was a year. I'm not even going to touch the political trash fire, nor the environmental trash fire, that was 2017. I'm not a political analyst, and I'm also not interested in attracting trolls. So instead, this list is going to be selfishly about me. Isn't that why we blog? To write about ourselves, even if other people don't really care about what we say? That's probably another conversation for my therapist, not my blog. Anyways--the year in review. Read More
It's not quite the end of the year yet, but I'm calling it as far as reading goes. The remainder of 2017 will be filled with family, packing, moving, and unpacking, so I don't have high hopes for finishing any more books.
I knew when I set my goal of 75 books that I was being ambitious. Would I be me if I hadn't chosen a lofty goal? that's a discussion for my therapist, not my blog. Regardless, set the goal I did, and fail to meet it I also did. I should be disappointed, but I'm really not. I read some truly fantastic books, and re-read some perennial favourites. It was a delightful reading year, as my Goodreads score will tell you: 4.6 stars on average for the books I read this year. How can I complain about that? Read More