Now that half the year is gone, it really is high time I get around to summarising everything I’ve been reading. I set myself the goal of fifty books this year, and I’m very pleased (not to mention surprised) that I’m well ahead of target with thirty-seven already down (74% of target, 13 books ahead of schedule).
I also set myself the challenge of not buying any more books to add to my TBR pile and I’ve mostly stuck to that, barring a few freebies I’ve picked up and a couple of books I got with a voucher someone gifted me. Going forward, I’m going to continue with my book-ban until either I run out of unread books on my shelves or the end of the year – whichever comes first. (It turns out that I didn’t actually have quite as man unread books as I previously thought, so the goal is totally do-able.) Continue reading