Friday, December 21, 2012

Reading list for 2013?

I've got the tentative beginnings of a reading list for next year.

Narnia series by C.S Lewis -- 7 books
Dresden Files by Jim Butcher -- 15 books
Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling -- 7 books*
Catch up on Juliet Marillier books -- 2 books
Inhertiance cycle by Christopher Paolini -- 4 books*
*NOTE: read with intent to write about its commentary on how gods are created
Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien -- 3 books*

This comes up to 38 books. But I've read 82 so far this year, so I think it's doable...and I'll probably get a start on the first of the Dresden Files books before the year is out. My boyfriend is letting me borrow his copy, I just need to read another book first.

I may pare this reading list down a little, since I know I'll pick up other books along the way, and I don't want to get trapped into trying to finish up my reading list (and I won't want to not finish the reading list if I've said I'd complete it) when my attention has wandered to something else.

*I've read these before.

EDIT 12/22/2012: I could write a new post, I'll just add on to this one. I want to add to the list...

A couple of John Green's novels -- 2 books

They have to be books of his I haven't read, and this would take the reading list up to 40 books.

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