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2017 reading list
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deinonychus_1 From: deinonychus_1 Date: January 30th, 2017 05:41 pm (UTC) (Link)
Lol! I just worked out, that's got to be an average of two books a week or something, isn't it? Hows it going? :-)

I took a train journey over to Birmingham today and started reading my first book of 2017 while I was travelling. Somewhat unexpectedly, the first book I really fancied out of my to-read pile was a non-fiction about ancient Rome (as opposed to the epic stack of books about ancient Greece which is theoretically supposed to be my favourite of the two!).
cordeliadelayne From: cordeliadelayne Date: January 30th, 2017 11:41 pm (UTC) (Link)
Heh, I've never actually worked it out, don't want to panic myself! I'm up to 8 as of today :D

I do that a lot, which is why this year I'm taking the next one off my to-read pile no matter what it is - some of them have been on the piles for years, I'll never make a dent in it otherwise!
deinonychus_1 From: deinonychus_1 Date: February 2nd, 2017 07:09 pm (UTC) (Link)
8!?! I'm not sure whether to cheer or meep, lol! Go you!

That's probably a good idea with the to-read pile. I alternate between phases of reading fiction and non-fiction, and I very much seem to be in a non-fiction phase at the moment. Unfortunately, I know that if I try to force myself to read something I'm not really in the mood for, chances are I'll abandon it unfinished, so in an effort to actually *finish* books I'm going with whatever I'm in the mood for!
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