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Annual Books Read Statistics for 2019 and End of ROW80 for 2019

ereis this year’s Annual Books Read Statistics and Thoughts Post!

Here are the statistics for 2018, 2017, 201620152014201320122011 (and the list), 20102009 (and the list).

Books Read: 278, including the following (roughly, and not counting any of the houseparties we’ve done on (which run to hundreds of thousands of words; various essays, journal articles, book excerpts, etc. for school; or the ongoing rereads of board books from previous years):
36 novels 181 board books, MG, and YA
31 essays and non-fiction and comics 14 short stories and anthologies 16 poems I’m not sure if it’s because I’m also doing a Master’s degree or because I’m reading more and more books to the kids, or both, but the number of novels I read seems to go down every year. I’d like to find a way to change this and bring up the number once more – as long as it doesn’t interfere with editing my own stories!

2018: 66 novels, 133 board books (plus ongoing rereads), 27 essays and non-fiction and …