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2017 Reading Challenge

49/50 books read

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Fastest read in 2017

256 pages read in 2 days
Bastards: A Memoir - Mary Anna King

Number of pages read in 2017

13884 pages read

2017 Challenge Books

51.
The Gebusi: Lives Transformed in a Rainforest World - Bruce M. Knauft
The Gebusi: Lives Transformed in a Rainforest World
Read: 13 December 2017 - 24 December 2017
Review
50.
Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories - Alice Munro
Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories
Read: 6 December 2017 - 22 December 2017
Review
49.
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood - Trevor Noah
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
Read: 6 December 2017 - 12 December 2017
Review
48.
Exit West - Mohsin Hamid
Exit West
Read: 3 December 2017 - 7 December 2017
Review
47.
Gorilla and the Bird: A Memoir of Madness and a Mother's Love - Zack McDermott
Gorilla and the Bird: A Memoir of Madness and a Mother's Love
Read: 3 December 2017 - 5 December 2017
Review
46.
The Post-Office Girl (New York Review Books Classics) - Stefan Zweig
The Post-Office Girl (New York Review Books Classics)
Read: 26 November 2017 - 1 December 2017
Review
45.
Bastards: A Memoir - Mary Anna King
Bastards: A Memoir
Read: 27 November 2017 - 28 November 2017
Review
44.
Raised from the Ground - José Saramago, Margaret Jull Costa
Raised from the Ground
Read: 2 November 2017 - 24 November 2017
Review
43.
Singing Away The Hunger: Life In Lesotho - Mpho 'M'atsepo Nthunya
Singing Away The Hunger: Life In Lesotho
Read: 19 November 2017 - 23 November 2017
Review
42.
Anything Is Possible - Elizabeth Strout
Anything Is Possible
Read: 15 November 2017 - 19 November 2017
Review
41.
Love Medicine - Louise Erdrich
Love Medicine
Read: 5 November 2017 - 14 November 2017
Review
40.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness - Michelle Alexander
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Read: 1 November 2017 - 13 November 2017
Review
39.
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis - J.E. Vance
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
Read: 26 October 2017 - 1 November 2017
Review
38.
Tales In Colour And Other Stories - Kunzang Choden
Tales In Colour And Other Stories
Read: 29 October 2017 - 1 November 2017
Review
37.
The Hearts of Horses - MOLLY GLOSS
The Hearts of Horses
Read: 11 October 2017 - 1 November 2017
Review
36.
The Land Without Shadows - Abdourahman A. Waberi
The Land Without Shadows
Read: 22 October 2017 - 27 October 2017
Review
35.
How to Fall in Love with Anyone: A Memoir in Essays - Mandy Len Catron
How to Fall in Love with Anyone: A Memoir in Essays
Read: 17 October 2017 - 24 October 2017
Review
34.
Camino de Hormigas - Miguel Huezo Mixco
Camino de Hormigas
Read: 3 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Review
33.
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body - Roxane Gay
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
Read: 10 October 2017 - 11 October 2017
Review
32.
Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley - Charlotte Gordon
Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley
Read: 24 September 2017 - 10 October 2017
Review
31.
The Best of Saki - Saki
The Best of Saki
Read: 17 August 2017 - 4 October 2017
Review
30.
House Of Day, House Of Night - Olga Tokarczuk
House Of Day, House Of Night
Read: 17 September 2017 - 1 October 2017
Review
29.
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir - Sherman Alexie
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir
Read: 16 September 2017 - 20 September 2017
Review
28.
The Book of Phoenix (Who Fears Death) - Nnedi Okorafor
The Book of Phoenix (Who Fears Death)
Read: 10 September 2017 - 17 September 2017
Review
27.
Post Captain (Aubrey/Maturin Book 2) - Patrick O'Brian
Post Captain (Aubrey/Maturin Book 2)
Read: 20 August 2017 - 16 September 2017
Review
26.
Lab Girl - Hope Jahren
Lab Girl
Read: 3 September 2017 - 16 September 2017
Review
25.
Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are - Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are
Read: 29 August 2017 - 31 August 2017
Review
24.
By Christian Rudder Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking) - Christian Rudder
By Christian Rudder Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking)
Read: 13 August 2017 - 17 August 2017
Review
23.
The cost of sugar - Cynthia Mc Leod
The cost of sugar
Read: 11 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Review
22.
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America - Ron Powers
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America
Read: 29 July 2017 - 10 August 2017
Review
21.
The House at Sugar Beach - Helene Cooper
The House at Sugar Beach
Read: 28 July 2017 - 6 August 2017
Review
20.
The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe - Kij Johnson
The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe
Read: 27 July 2017 - 6 August 2017
Review
19.
"Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?": A Psychologist Explains the Development of Racial Identity - Beverly Daniel Tatum
"Why Are All The Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?": A Psychologist Explains the Development of Racial Identity
Read: 12 July 2017 - 27 July 2017
Review
18.
The Year of the Runaways - Sunjeev Sahota
The Year of the Runaways
Read: 9 July 2017 - 25 July 2017
Review
17.
The Bean Trees - Barbara Kingsolver
The Bean Trees
Read: 12 July 2017 - 15 July 2017
Review
16.
Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness - Tracy Kidder
Strength in What Remains: A Journey of Remembrance and Forgiveness
Read: 15 June 2017 - 8 July 2017
Review
15.
Sarah Phillips - Andrea Lee
Sarah Phillips
Read: 30 June 2017 - 6 July 2017
Review
14.
Marcos Ramírez - Carlos Luis Fallas
Marcos Ramírez
Read: 4 June 2017 - 28 June 2017
Review
13.
Tender: Stories - Sofia Samatar
Tender: Stories
Read: 24 May 2017 - 21 June 2017
Review
12.
Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice - Adam Benforado
Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice
Read: 16 May 2017 - 4 June 2017
Review
11.
Manic: A Memoir - Terri Cheney
Manic: A Memoir
Read: 21 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
Review
10.
Nor Any Country - Garth St Omer
Nor Any Country
Read: 14 May 2017 - 15 May 2017
Review
9.
Infidel - Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Infidel
Read: 29 April 2017 - 13 May 2017
Review
8.
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood - Marjane Satrapi, Mattias Ripa, Blake Ferris
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
Read: 23 April 2017 - 13 May 2017
Review
7.
The Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietnamese Family - Duong Van Mai Elliott
The Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietnamese Family
Read: 22 March 2017 - 11 May 2017
Review
6.
The Misfortunates - Dimitri Verhulst, David Colmer
The Misfortunates
Read: 17 April 2017 - 27 April 2017
Review
5.
Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie
Midnight's Children
Read: 16 January 2017 - 15 April 2017
Review
4.
Tropical Fish: Tales From Entebbe - Doreen Baingana
Tropical Fish: Tales From Entebbe
Read: 11 March 2017 - 18 March 2017
Review
3.
Kintu - Aaron Bady, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
Kintu
Read: 25 January 2017 - 30 January 2017
Review
2.
A Stranger in Olondria - Sofia Samatar
A Stranger in Olondria
Read: 12 December 2016 - 21 January 2017
Review
1.
The Palace of Illusions - Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
The Palace of Illusions
Read: 3 January 2017 - 14 January 2017
Review

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