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Barry | 10 comments I couldn't find where I pledged to read 10 books in the last 11 to 13 weeks of last year, but the goal was met with; At All Costs by David Weber, The Legend Of Huma (Dragon Lance) by Richard A. Knaak, Freehold by Michael Z. Williamson, The Philosophical Strangler by Eric Flint, Sliding Scales by Alan Dean Foster, The Speed of Dark by Elizabeth Moon, Running From The Diety by Alan Dean Foster, The Dark Tide by Dennis L. McKiernan, Princess of Wands by John Ringo, Dragon's Kin by Anne McCaffrey and Todd McCaffrey, and I think there is one more. That is 4092 pages that I can confirm.
Now for this year, my pledge is at least 40 books and a minimum of 20,000 pages.
How many books and pages do you plan on reading this year?


message 2: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments So far I have finished three books and 1073 pages.
Days of Infamy by Harry Turtledove. 520 pages.
The Great Taos Bank Robbery by Tony Hillerman. 178 pages.
Into the Thinking Kingdoms by Alan Dean Foster. 375 pages.
Which puts me on schedule for books, but behind on pages.
I am currently reading, Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson, and End of the beginning by Harry Turtledove.
No credit until the book is finished.


message 3: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments I finished one more on the 29th, The End of the Beginnig by Harry Turtledove, 519 pages.
I am still reading Blue Mars (over 700 eye crossing pages) and have started The Ram Rebellion by David Weber et al.
I'm a little behind on pages read with 1592 completed and 18408 pages and 36 books to go.


message 4: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments Been awhile since I posted. I haven't had as much time lately but here is what I've read since last time:
The Ram Rebellion by Eric Flint and Virginia DeMarce (Not David Weber, my bad), 702 pages.
Off Armageddon Reef by David Weber, 772 pages.
Forward The Mage By Eric Flint and Richard Roach, 585 pages.
Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson, 761 pages.
That's 4412 pages completed and 15588 to go and 8 books finished with 32 to go.


message 5: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments Ok. here are six more books.
Boundary by Eric Flint and Ryk E. Spoor, 595 pages.
In the Presence of Mine Enemies bye Harry Turtledove, 507 pages.
East of the Sun, West of the Moon by John Ringo, 408 pages.
1842 by Eric Flint, 493 pages.
Daughter of the Drow by Elaine Cunningham, 338 pages.
Master of the Five Magics by Lyndon Hardy, 373 pages.
I have now read 7129 of 20000 pages and 14 of 40 books.


message 6: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments One more in two days.
Cat-A_Lyst by Alan Dean Foster,325 pages.
7454 pages read (12546 to go) and 15 books (25 to go).


message 7: by Barry (new)

Barry | 10 comments Been awhile since I posted an update.
Dragon's Fire bye Anne and Todd McCaffrey,405 pages.
Homeward Bound by Harry Turtledove, 648 pages.
American Front by Harry Turtledove, 562 pages.
Second Contact by Harry Turtledove, 598 pages.
Watch on the Rhine by John Ringo and Tom Kratman, 447 pages.
Hell's Gate by David Weber and Linda Evans, 1208 pages.
1635: The Cannon Law by Eric Flint, 580 pages.
The Course of Empire by Eric Flint and K.D. Wentworth, 664 pages.
12666 pages read (7334 to go) and 23 books finished (17 to go).


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