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2017 Reading Challenge

82/104 books read

14 December 2017
95% days / 78% books

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Number of pages read in 2017

29438 pages read

2017 Challenge Books

82.
A Race Is a Nice Thing to Have: A Guide to Being a White Person or Understanding the White Persons in Your Life - Janet E. Helms
A Race Is a Nice Thing to Have: A Guide to Being a White Person or Understanding the White Persons in Your Life
Read: 7 December 2017
Review
81.
Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust - Immaculee Ilibagiza
Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust
Read: 5 December 2017
Review
80.
The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World - A. J. Baime
The Accidental President: Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the World
Read: 30 November 2017
Review
79.
Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson - Gordon S. Wood
Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
Read: 20 November 2017
Review
78.
Culturally Proficient Leadership: The Personal Journey Begins Within - Raymond D. Terrell, Randall B. Lindsey
Culturally Proficient Leadership: The Personal Journey Begins Within
Read: 15 November 2017
Review
77.
Tamarack County - William Kent Krueger
Tamarack County
Read: 13 November 2017
Review
76.
The Soul of Leadership: Unlocking Your Potential for Greatness - Deepak Chopra
The Soul of Leadership: Unlocking Your Potential for Greatness
Read: 12 November 2017
Review
75.
Dragonfly in Amber - Diana Gabaldon
Dragonfly in Amber
Read: 5 November 2017
Review
74.
What Happened - Hillary Rodham Clinton
What Happened
Read: 31 October 2017
Review
73.
William Tecumseh Sherman: In the Service of My Country: A Life - James Lee McDonough
William Tecumseh Sherman: In the Service of My Country: A Life
Read: 17 October 2017
Review
72.
Spiritwhispers: Teachers Who Teach to a Student Spirit - Chick Moorman
Spiritwhispers: Teachers Who Teach to a Student Spirit
Read: 13 October 2017
Review
71.
A Self-Made Man: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1809 - 1854 - Sidney Blumenthal
A Self-Made Man: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln, 1809 - 1854
Read: 9 October 2017
Review
70.
Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History - Katy Tur
Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to the Craziest Campaign in American History
Read: 27 September 2017
Review
69.
Victoria: The Queen: An Intimate Biography of the Woman Who Ruled an Empire - Julia Baird
Victoria: The Queen: An Intimate Biography of the Woman Who Ruled an Empire
Read: 24 September 2017
Review
68.
The Triumph of Caesar - Steven Saylor
The Triumph of Caesar
Read: 23 September 2017
Review
67.
An Ethic of Excellence: Building a Culture of Craftsmanship with Students - Ron Berger, Howard Gardner, Deborah Meier, Kate Montgomery
An Ethic of Excellence: Building a Culture of Craftsmanship with Students
Read: 19 September 2017
Review
66.
Scythe - Neal Shusterman
Scythe
Read: 15 September 2017
Review
65.
A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley - Jane Kamensky
A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley
Read: 3 September 2017
Review
64.
Madam Secretary: A Memoir - Madeleine Albright
Madam Secretary: A Memoir
Read: 2 September 2017
Review
63.
The Mist - Stephen King
The Mist
Read: 31 August 2017
Review
62.
Cannery Row - John Steinbeck
Cannery Row
Read: 29 August 2017
Review
61.
Theodore Roosevelt in the Badlands: A Young Politician's Quest for Recovery in the American West - Roger L. Di Silvestro
Theodore Roosevelt in the Badlands: A Young Politician's Quest for Recovery in the American West
Read: 27 August 2017
Review
60.
'Salem's Lot - Stephen King
'Salem's Lot
Read: 26 August 2017
Review
59.
Star Wars: Darth Vader, Vol. 4: End of Games - Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larroca
Star Wars: Darth Vader, Vol. 4: End of Games
Read: 26 August 2017
Review
58.
Star Wars: Darth Vader, Vol. 3: The Shu-torun War - Kieron Gillen, Leinil Francis Yu, Kaare Andrews, Salvador Larroca
Star Wars: Darth Vader, Vol. 3: The Shu-torun War
Read: 21 August 2017
Review
57.
Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 2: Shadows and Secrets - Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larroca
Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 2: Shadows and Secrets
Read: 20 August 2017
Review
56.
The Nightingale - Kristin Hannah
The Nightingale
Read: 19 August 2017
Review
55.
The Pearl - John Steinbeck
The Pearl
Read: 17 August 2017
Review
54.
A Murder of Quality - John le Carré
A Murder of Quality
Read: 16 August 2017
Review
53.
Call for the Dead - John le Carré
Call for the Dead
Read: 15 August 2017
Review
52.
The End of All Things - John Scalzi
The End of All Things
Read: 14 August 2017
Review
51.
Theodore Roosevelt's History of the United States - Daniel Ruddy
Theodore Roosevelt's History of the United States
Read: 11 August 2017
Review
50.
The Birth of the Republic, 1763-89 - Edmund S. Morgan, Daniel J. Boorstin
The Birth of the Republic, 1763-89
Read: 10 August 2017
Review
49.
Revolutionary Mothers: Women in the Struggle for America's Independence - Carol Berkin
Revolutionary Mothers: Women in the Struggle for America's Independence
Read: 9 August 2017
Review
48.
American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution - Walter R. Borneman
American Spring: Lexington, Concord, and the Road to Revolution
Read: 9 August 2017
Review
47.
The Human Division - John Scalzi
The Human Division
Read: 3 August 2017
Review
46.
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance - Angela Duckworth
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Read: 31 July 2017
Review
45.
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 - Joseph J. Ellis
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789
Read: 30 July 2017
Review
44.
Zoe's Tale - John Scalzi
Zoe's Tale
Read: 27 July 2017
Review
43.
The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own - Veronica Chambers
The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own
Read: 21 July 2017
Review
42.
The Round House - Louise Erdrich
The Round House
Read: 21 July 2017
Review
41.
Being Nixon: A Man Divided - Evan Thomas
Being Nixon: A Man Divided
Read: 7 July 2017
Review
40.
March - Geraldine Brooks
March
Read: 6 July 2017
Review
39.
The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942-1944 - Ian W. Toll
The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942-1944
Read: 2 July 2017
Review
38.
The world at night - Alan Furst
The world at night
Read: 1 July 2017
Review
37.
Blowback - Brad Thor
Blowback
Read: 23 June 2017
Review
36.
Conducting Research Literature Reviews: From the Internet to Paper (Volume 4) - Arlene G. Fink
Conducting Research Literature Reviews: From the Internet to Paper (Volume 4)
Read: 13 June 2017
Review
35.
White Noise - Don DeLillo
White Noise
Read: 18 May 2017
Review
34.
North and South - John Jakes
North and South
Read: 12 May 2017
Review
33.
Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution - James M. McPherson, Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincol
Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution
Read: 6 May 2017
Review
32.
Disgrace - J.M. Coetzee
Disgrace
Read: 25 April 2017
Review
31.
Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 1 - Salvador Larocca, Kieron Gillen
Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 1
Read: 21 April 2017
Review
30.
Doctor Sleep - Stephen King
Doctor Sleep
Read: 20 April 2017
Review
29.
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For - David McCullough
The American Spirit: Who We Are and What We Stand For
Read: 19 April 2017
Review
28.
Iron Dawn: The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed History - Richard Snow
Iron Dawn: The Monitor, the Merrimack, and the Civil War Sea Battle that Changed History
Read: 18 April 2017
Review
27.
People of the Book - Geraldine Brooks
People of the Book
Read: 5 April 2017
Review
26.
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
Brave New World
Read: 28 March 2017
Review
25.
Research Methods: A Modular Approach - Sherri L. Jackson
Research Methods: A Modular Approach
Read: 22 March 2017
Review
24.
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes, and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies - Harold Holzer
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes, and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies
Read: 21 March 2017
Review
23.
Eva Luna: A Novel - Isabel Allende
Eva Luna: A Novel
Read: 19 March 2017
Review
22.
Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams - Louisa Thomas
Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
Read: 18 March 2017
Review
21.
The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama's Historic Victory - David Plouffe
The Audacity to Win: The Inside Story and Lessons of Barack Obama's Historic Victory
Read: 11 March 2017
Review
20.
Dissolution - C.J. Sansom
Dissolution
Read: 8 March 2017
Review
19.
Star Wars: Kanan Vol. 2: First Blood (Star Wars (Marvel)) - Greg Weisman, Pepe Larraz
Star Wars: Kanan Vol. 2: First Blood (Star Wars (Marvel))
Read: 5 March 2017
Review
18.
Francona: The Red Sox Years - Terry Francona, Dan Shaughnessy
Francona: The Red Sox Years
Read: 26 February 2017
Review
17.
The Burning Land - Bernard Cornwell
The Burning Land
Read: 23 February 2017
Review
16.
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House - Jon Meacham
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
Read: 21 February 2017
Review
15.
A Lesson in Secrets - Jacqueline Winspear
A Lesson in Secrets
Read: 18 February 2017
Review
14.
Hitler: Ascent, 1889-1939 - Volker Ullrich
Hitler: Ascent, 1889-1939
Read: 15 February 2017
Review
13.
Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic - Tom Holland
Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic
Read: 10 February 2017
Review
12.
Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill - Candice Millard
Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
Read: 5 February 2017
Review
11.
The Professor's House - Willa Cather
The Professor's House
Read: 3 February 2017
Review
10.
Lincoln Reconsidered: Essays on the Civil War Era - David Herbert Donald
Lincoln Reconsidered: Essays on the Civil War Era
Read: 2 February 2017
Review
9.
Black Swan Green - David Mitchell
Black Swan Green
Read: 31 January 2017
Review
8.
The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through His Words - Ronald C. White Jr.
The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through His Words
Read: 24 January 2017
Review
7.
Star Wars: Kanan: The Last Padawan Vol. 1 - Marvel Comics
Star Wars: Kanan: The Last Padawan Vol. 1
Read: 22 January 2017
Review
6.
Mission to Paris - Alan Furst
Mission to Paris
Read: 19 January 2017
Review
5.
You Learn by Living: Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life - Eleanor Roosevelt
You Learn by Living: Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life
Read: 9 January 2017
Review
4.
The Moral Basis of Democracy - Eleanor Roosevelt, Allida M. Black, Carol Howard Merritt
The Moral Basis of Democracy
Read: 8 January 2017
Review
3.
The Rape of Nanking - Iris Chang
The Rape of Nanking
Read: 7 January 2017
Review
2.
Little Men - Louisa May Alcott
Little Men
Read: 6 January 2017
Review
1.
Midnight in Broad Daylight: A Japanese American Family Caught Between Two Worlds - Pamela Rotner Sakamoto
Midnight in Broad Daylight: A Japanese American Family Caught Between Two Worlds
Read: 3 January 2017
Review

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