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My Year in Books
« on: December 16, 2015, 07:28:10 PM »
I can't seem to link it to my goodreads account, aah I wanted you to see it,is it working now?

https://www.goodreads.com/user/year_in_books/2015/

https://www.goodreads.com/blog/show/595-see-your-year-in-books

« Last Edit: December 16, 2015, 07:37:05 PM by Eclipse »
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2015, 08:27:17 PM »
Mine is here!

https://www.goodreads.com/user/year_in_books/2015/48367198

Can we choose which book gets the amplified treatment?
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2015, 08:34:04 PM »
Ha  we both had the same longest book, 1,216 pages of The Deed of Paksenarrion  ;D

I'm mean my average rating is 3.3  ;D
« Last Edit: December 16, 2015, 08:35:48 PM by Eclipse »
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2015, 08:36:07 PM »
Still 2 weeks to go!
*closes eyes*
 ;)
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2015, 08:37:06 PM »
Still 2 weeks to go!
*closes eyes*
 ;)

It keeps updating, so you can post it! I just began The Martian!

Also, the highest rated book on my list in GR is a biography of Cleopatra  :o

My average rating is 4.0, but there's a lot of books I still haven't even rated.
« Last Edit: December 16, 2015, 08:39:18 PM by Lanko »
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #5 on: December 16, 2015, 08:38:57 PM »
No, I meant I don't want to think about the year ending yet, still lots to happen (I haven't had my birthday yet >:()
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #6 on: December 16, 2015, 08:42:57 PM »
“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #7 on: December 16, 2015, 09:21:09 PM »
I've only managed 35 books this year... not sure about my top-voted one ;) OOoops :)

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #8 on: December 16, 2015, 09:23:06 PM »
I wish the world was flat like the old days, then I could travel just by folding a map.

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #9 on: December 17, 2015, 05:05:46 AM »
https://www.goodreads.com/user/year_in_books/2015
24000 pages. I'm really proud of that. And I'm still going! :D

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #10 on: December 17, 2015, 06:04:09 AM »
Here's mine. 104 books. Almost 42,000 pages. I'm pretty proud of that. It was also a great year in terms of reading selection. My average rating was a 4.4.

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #11 on: December 17, 2015, 06:46:19 AM »
3.7 average for me, but with just 42 books (will get to 44 by the end of the year, probably)... A bit disappointing year, usually I'm 60+. Will try to pick it up next year. :)

https://www.goodreads.com/user/year_in_books/2015/16354238-yordan-zhelyazkov

(A couple are in Bulgarian, sorry. :P )

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #12 on: December 17, 2015, 09:56:06 AM »
Here the list: https://www.goodreads.com/user/year_in_books/2015/7656537

50/52 so far, will definitely reach the goal of 52. My average rating is 3.2/5, but I generally give low grades anyway.

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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #13 on: December 17, 2015, 03:18:04 PM »
Using my LibraryThing information, here's my YTD (year-to-date) stats:

Complete books read: 54
Total pages: 26,144 (average 484/book)
Average rate: 4.1

Shortest book: The time machine, H.G. Wells (96)
Longest book: Heir of Novron, Michael J. Sullivan (928)

I'll update it in January :D
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Re: My Year in Books
« Reply #14 on: December 17, 2015, 04:11:58 PM »
The bones of beasts and the bones of kings
Become dust in the wake of the hymn
Mighty kingdoms rise, but they all will fall
No more than a breath on the wind

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