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October 2010 - September 2011 Booklist [Oct. 6th, 2010|01:59 pm]
Hello Everyone! Yep, it's already that time of the year!!!

Last year I only read 10,647 pages. My goal was 12,000 pages. So I fail. Mostly because I didn't read two months in a row, or I was only reading magazines or re-reading stuff I've already read, which I don't count.
I didn't make my goal last year, either, so that is two years in a row!

My goal this year is 13,000 pages. I am confident that I can make it. With all the reading I can get done at work, there is no reason why I shouldn't make my goal this year.
As always, I will be updating this post as the year goes on with the books I have read. I won't post re-reads, or magazines, or graphic novels.
I received a Kindle this year, and any book I read on it will be marked with a "K" next to the page number (ex. 222K). The page count will be taken off of the amazon page, where it lists Print Length.

I am going to start putting up my favorite passages from the books. I will link them on the appropriate book.


The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson (576)
Eleven On Top by Janet Evanovich (310)
Twelve Sharp by Janet Evanovich (310)
Lean Mean Thirteen by Janet Evanovich (310)
22 Indigo Place by Sandra Brown (200)
Fearless Fourteen by Janet Evanovich (310)
Driftwood Lane: A Nantucket Love Story by Denise Hunter (330)


Happy Ever After by Nora Roberts (355)
Finger Lickin' Fifteen by Janet Evanovich (307)
Sick: The Untold Story of America's Health Care Crisis- And The People Who Pay The Price by Jonathan Cohn (302)
Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain by Portia De Rossi (308)
Indulgence In Death by J.D. Robb (373)
Just Breathe by Susan Wiggs (469)
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (374)


Catching fire by Suzanne Collins (391)
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins (391)
Dark Lover: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward (393)
Lover Eternal: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward (449)
She's Gone Country by Jane Porter (382)
Lover Awakened: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward (448)


Sizzling Sixteen by Janet Evanovich (309)
Lover Revealed: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward (463)
The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner's Semester at America's Holiest University by Kevin Roose (324)
Always The Baker, Never The Bride by Sandra D. Bricker (288K)
The Help by Kathryn Stockett (451)
Unbillable Hours: A True Story by Ian Graham (256K)
Room: A Novel by Emma Donoghue (321)


Lover Unbound by J. R. Ward (502)
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro (288)


Lover Enshrined by J.R. Ward (542)
Lover Avenged by J. R. Ward (527)
Lover Mine: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J. R. Ward (512)
A Paramedic's Story: Life, Death, and Everything in Between by Steven "Kelly" Grayson (336K)
The Sweethearts' Knitting Club by Lori Wilde (384)


Treachery In Death by J.D. Robb (375)
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver (470)
Decision Points by George W. Bush (497)


Chasing Fire by Nora Roberts (472)
Delirium by Lauren Oliver (448)
The Pact: A Love Story by Jodi Picoult (394)
Mennonite in a little black dress: a memoir of going home by Rhoda Janzen (241)
The Host: A Novel by Stephenie Meyer (619)


Lover Unleashed by J.R. Ward (512)
Love, Unexpectedly by Susan Fox (320)
Plain Truth by Jodi Picoult (405)


Summer at Willow Lake by Susan Wiggs (534K)
Not My Daughter by Barbara Delinsky (343)
Mercy by Jodi Picoult (353)
The Winter Lodge by Susan Wiggs (416)


Smokin' Seventeen: A Stephanie Plum Novel (320)
Dockside by Susan Wiggs (400)


Fireside by Susan Wiggs (412)
Stolen Life by Jaycee Duggard (273)
New York to Dallas (402)


[User Picture]From: holy_cats
2010-10-06 09:03 pm (UTC)
I've been doing a book list, too. Just what books I read in the year 2010, and how many pages. I've never done it before so I'm curious to see how much I read! I think you've got me beat! That's a lot of pages!

After this year I will set myself a goal. Thanks for the inspiration!
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[User Picture]From: candiedheart
2010-10-06 09:48 pm (UTC)
It was 27 books. I guess that is a lot LOL.
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[User Picture]From: holy_cats
2010-10-06 10:26 pm (UTC)
wow! I'm at 20, but I still have until January, so we'll see! Although with work so much busier during holidays, my reading time will be cut down a lot!
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[User Picture]From: adramalech
2010-10-07 12:29 am (UTC)
Good luck! I set my goal too. 130 pages!
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