In 2011 I read 34 books--you can see them all here.
In 2012 I read 40 books--you can see them all here.
In 2013...only 20. Here they are:
OTHER INTERESTING STATISTICS ABOUT MY READS IN 2013:
13 - books by Seton Hill Writers
4 - books by SFR Brigaders
4 - books by Pennwriters members
2 - books by ITW members
13 - print books (8 signed copies)
5 - books from Raw Dog Screaming Press (3 from Dog Star Books)
6 - books from Big 5 publishers
6 - books from 5 different series
3 - Children's books
10 - female authors
1 - anthology
3 - non-fiction (all reference)
1 - poetry book
LIST OF AUTHORS:
Adrea L. Peters and Teffanie T. White (2)
Cary Caffrey (2)
Christopher Paul Carey
Heidi Ruby Miller
J. R. R. Tolkien
Jason E. Hodges
Jason Jack Miller
K. Ceres Wright
Lee Allen Howard
Lori A. May
Michael A. Arnzen
Mike Resnick (2)
Paul R. Hewlett
Though I fell short of my goal...again, I had a good time along the way escaping reality among thousands of pages. I always consider it an honor to spend time in an author's world because there is so much work and thought and heart that goes into each book that most of us, even other writers, will never see.
Which authors shared their world with you this past year?