New Year – New Books

2 Jan

At the start of last year I created a ‘Read in 15’ shelf on my book case. It looked like this:


Now it looks like this:

Bookshelf 31/12/15

Feel free to play spot the difference – although this doesn’t give a full profile of my reading as there were additions along the way and some ebooks. I did manage to read 22 books this year – according to just missing my challenge of 24 books. What my challenge hasn’t taken into account either, is all the reading I’ve done for my writers’ group – about 20k words a month, and the reading and re-reading of my own book to proof-read.

No matter how far she runs, Meg can never escape the past.

No matter how far she runs, Meg can never escape the past.


Within the next couple of days I’ll re-arrange my bookcase and create my shelf for the new year. I like having a limited choice of books to go to next, although my book group lead me to other titles, as did a tendency to break my own rules.

As for writing challenges, well they remain the same – to do as much as I can, when I can, and keep going.



One Response to “New Year – New Books”

  1. marialberg January 2, 2016 at 7:32 pm #

    I like the designated shelf. I have my books scattered about the house at the moment. I think I’ll gather them up and admire the reading I have ahead.


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