To start off, some stats:
Total number of books read: 151
Total number of fantasy books reads: 52
Total number of sci-fi books read: 56
Total number of non fiction books read: 16
Total number of crime and thriller books read: 14
Total number of literary books read: 13
This represents about 20 books more than I read in 2010, which is pretty good. I’m aiming to hit 160 by the end of next year, a small challenge but one that I think I should be able to reach.
Number of 5 star books read: 10
Number of 4 star books read: 59
Number of 3 star books read: 80
Number of 2 star books read: 3
According to Goodreads, the longest book I read was The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.
My Top Ten for 2011:
1. 11 / 22 / 63
3. The Passage
4. The Night Circus
5. A Rising Thunder
6. Kushiel’s Mercy
7. Kushiel’s Justice
8. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
9. Stone's Fall
10. Ghost Story
I have a handful of the books I read in 2011 I will be reviewing over the next few weeks. First up will be The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi.