2009 Summation

BOOKS READ

Total Books Read = 65
Average Books Read Per Month = 5.4
Best Reading Month = April (9 books)
Worst Reading Month = January & June (2 books each)

Total Pages Read = 19,373
Average Pages Per Book = 298
Average Pages Read Per Day = 53
Average Pages Read Per Month = 1,614

Total Fiction Books Read = 56
Total Nonfiction Books Read = 9
Total Books Reread = 0
Total Chunksters (450+ pages) Read = 7
Total Books By Women = 39
Total Books By Men = 26
Total New-to-Me Authors = 45
Repeat Authors = Helene Hanff (4); Suzanne Collins (2); Steven Kluger (2); Inda Schaenen (2)

Total Books Read that I Own = 56
Total Books Read that I Don’t Own = 9

[rating:5] Ratings = 7
[rating:4] Ratings = 32
[rating:3] Ratings = 23
[rating:2] Ratings = 3
[rating:1] Ratings = 0

BLOGGING

Total Posts = 151
Total Book Reviews Posted = 58
Total Movie Reviews Posted = 1

Total Blog Tour Stops = 7
Total Interviews = 4
Total Guest Posts = 2
Total Giveaways = 15 (24 total books)
Total Comments Left = 1,384

CHALLENGES

Challenges Continued from 2008 = 6
Challenges Entered in 2009 = 20
Challenges Completed in 2009 = 15
Challenges Failed in 2009 = 7
Challenges Continuing in 2010 = 4

BOOK CLUB

I did a bit of book club hopping this year, but I managed to read some really great books and have some really great discussions.

DecemberWalking Across Egypt, by Clyde Edgerton*
NovemberThe Hunger Games* & Catching Fire*, by Suzanne Collins
OctoberThe Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini*
SeptemberAnd Only To Deceive, by Tasha Alexander*
JulyThe Actor and the Housewife, by Shannon Hale* & Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte*
JuneCold Comfort Farm, by Stella Gibbons & 1984, by George Orwell
MayEveryone is Beautiful, by Katherine Center* & Persuasion, by Jane Austen*
AprilThe Madam, by Julianna Baggott* & Gone with the Wind, by Margaret Mitchell*
MarchLove Walked In, by Marisa de los Santos* & North and South, by Elizabeth Gaskell*
JanuaryMaster, by Toni Sorenson*

I hope 2010 is this productive!