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2016
My Year in Books
8,567
pages read
25
books read
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This is my journey in books for 2016!


Lysistrata by Aristophanes
Shortest Book
98
pages
The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt
Longest Book
530
pages

Average book length in 2016
342
pages

The Martian by Andy Weir
Most Popular
1,449,664
people also shelved
The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian by Istvan Bori
Least Popular
140
people also shelved

Alex’s average rating for 2016
4.2
4.2

An Introduction to Statistical Learning by Gareth James
Highest Rated on Goodreads
4.61 average

The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt

Alex’s first review of the year

it was amazing
The Last Samurai was my first introduction to Helen DeWitt's writing and it was not only impressively good -- as many of the reviews I've read of its recent reprinting have already suggested -- but there's no way to know what it's like from a review. You have to read it. It was, simply, a tour de force. I am now going to purchase the rest of her works. ...more

ALEX’S 2016 BOOKS
The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
it was amazing
My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
Subliminal by Leonard Mlodinow
Lysistrata by Aristophanes
Doing Data Science by Rachel Schutt
Words Without Music by Philip Glass
Dataclysm by Christian Rudder
Soumission by Michel Houellebecq
The Martian by Andy Weir
The Eternal Zero by Naoki Hyakuta
The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante
it was amazing
The Master Algorithm by Pedro Domingos
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrante
The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante
An Introduction to Statistical Learning by Gareth James
The Essential Guide to Being Hungarian by Istvan Bori
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Straight to Hell by John LeFevre
Liar's Poker by Michael   Lewis
My Life as a Quant by Emanuel Derman
it was amazing
The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
Lightning Rods by Helen DeWitt
A Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar
2016 Reading Challenge
2016 READING
CHALLENGE
Alex Korbonits read 25 out of 50 books.
 
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