2019 Book Summary

A la Jessamyn 2019 stats Total number of books read: 67 average read per month: 5.6 books average read per week: 1.3 books number read in worst month: 1 (February) number read in best month: 11 (June) percentage by male authors: 37% (25 books) percentage by female authors: 63% (42 books) fiction as percentage of total: 91% (61 books) crime fiction as percentage of fiction total: 79% (48 of 61 books) non-fiction as percentage of total: 9% (6 books) percentage of total liked: 70% (47 books) percentage of total so-so: 27% (18 books) percentage of total disliked: 3% (2 books) … Continue reading 2019 Book Summary

Books Read 2019

Once again (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2005, 2004, 2003, and 2002), I’m keeping track of what I read this year. I’m always looking for recommendations for fiction, crime fiction series, and non-fiction titles! January Light Thickens (1982) by Ngaio Marsh, the 32nd and last of the Inspector Alleyn series. Much less detective work, no Troy, and lots of MacBeth. The first 2/3 of the book is the casting, staging, and rehearsing of the Shakespeare play, “MacBeth,” at the Dolphin Theatre in London, directed by Peregrine Jay, just as his play “The Glove” was in … Continue reading Books Read 2019