What did you read this year? Signed out your year button 2x
Your Year in Books has been shared with your friends on Goodreads
See previous year See next year

Giovanni
13240343. ux70 cr0,0,70,70
Blank yyib header maxres
2017

Formatting tips
This is my journey in books for 2017!

TOTALS
I read 7,827 pages across 23 books Img bookstack 40

Drive by James S.A. Corey
Img ruler
SHORTEST BOOK
30 pages
Drive
by
LONGEST BOOK
1,116 pages
It
by
It by Stephen King
AVERAGE LENGTH
340 pages

MOST POPULAR
662,355
people also read
It
by
It by Stephen King
Head Strong by Dave Asprey
Img temp desktop 2x
LEAST POPULAR
1,956
people also read
Head Strong: The Bulletproof Pla...
by

GIOVANNI’S AVERAGE RATING FOR 2017
4.1

Nemesis Games by James S.A. Corey
HIGHEST RATED ON GOODREADS
Nemesis Games
by
4.38 average
Img badge

Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey
Giovanni’s first review of the year
really liked it
At the start of the book I thought "oh no, not another zombie story", boy I was wrong!

The book is pitched as something as close to a Hollywood blockbuster as a book can get. I think that's nonsense. Not because books are always better than movies, but because what I felt made the book special wasn't the story, despite it being engaging and rich, but the great effort the author put into describing the details of life in space.

The effect low gravit
...more
GIOVANNI’S 2017 BOOKS
Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey
Managing Oneself by Peter F. Drucker
it was amazing
The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly
Ego Is the Enemy by Ryan Holiday
The Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday
Deep Work by Cal Newport
Caliban's War by James S.A. Corey
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
Head Strong by Dave Asprey
Abaddon's Gate by James S.A. Corey
it was amazing
Cibola Burn by James S.A. Corey
The Churn by James S.A. Corey
Gods of Risk by James S.A. Corey
Nemesis Games by James S.A. Corey
Drive by James S.A. Corey
The Vital Abyss by James S.A. Corey
Babylon's Ashes by James S.A. Corey
Strange Dogs by James S.A. Corey
Peak by K. Anders Ericsson
it was amazing
Perennial Seller by Ryan Holiday
A Guide to the Good Life by William B. Irvine
It by Stephen King
Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink
Peak by K. Anders Ericsson
Giovanni’s last review of the year
it was amazing
I don't remember how I heard about this book, either in the writing of Cal Newport, or in one episode of The Podcast. Either way, I'm glad I did.

Authors Eric Andersson and Robert Pool deliver a comprehensive and revolutionising look at how people become experts in a field.

It all starts from the question of whether or not talent matters in reaching the level of top performer. The book disproves the idea that talent even exists by looking at neuros
...more
2017 Reading Challenge Img rccompleted
2017 READING
CHALLENGE
Giovanni Lodi read 23 out of 18 books.
 
128%
What did you read this year? Signed out your year button 2x