2020 Books

Bear Witness by Mary Gaitskill (B-) A juror examines her own life after listening to the facts of a brutal crime. Belles on Their Toes (Cheaper by the Dozen #2) by Frank B. Gilbreth Jr.,¬†Ernestine Gilbreth Carey (B-) In book two we’ve moved from fun, innocent efficiency stories to tales of death, smoking, and loneliness.…

2019 Books

Breakdown:  Total completed books: 46 Total abandoned books: 1 Author gender:¬† Women: 15 Men: 36 (16 by the same four authors) Michael Crichton: 6 David Sedaris: 4 Armistead Maupin: 3 Preston & Childs: 3 By letter grades: A(+/-): 5 B(+/-): 30 C(+/-): 9 D(+/-): 2 F: 0 All Michael Crichton books: The Andromeda Strain –…

2018 Books

Breakdown:  Total completed books: 101 Total abandoned books: 4 Author gender:  Women: 51 Men: 50 By letter grades: A(+/-): 30 B(+/-): 50 C(+/-): 15 D(+/-): 5 F: 1 By genre (some crossed-genres): Autobiography: 8 Classic: 3 Fantasy: 5 Fiction: 14 Historical Fiction: 11 Horror: 7 Mystery: 12 Non-Fiction: 6 Poetry: 2 Romance: 2 Science-Fiction: 14…