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2017
My Year in Books
30,466
pages read
105
books read
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This is my journey in books for 2017!


Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Shortest Book
63
pages
Lirael by Garth Nix
Longest Book
705
pages

Average book length in 2017
290
pages

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Most Popular
1,690,534
people also shelved
Silk Poems by Jen Bervin
Least Popular
252
people also shelved

Hannah’s average rating for 2017
3.7
3.7

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo
Highest Rated on Goodreads
4.58 average

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Hannah’s first review of the year

it was amazing
Holy shit. This book. THIS BOOK! Lincoln in the Bardo just might be my favorite book of 2017 thus far.

The story takes place in the space of one night in 1862, a year after the start of the Civil War. President Lincoln’s son Willie, dead from typhoid fever, has just been buried in a cemetery in Georgetown. Lincoln, heartbroken over the death of his son, visits Willie’s tomb throughout the night and takes his son’s body out of the coffin so he that
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HANNAH’S 2017 BOOKS
Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett
News of the World by Paulette Jiles
really liked it
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
Ill Will by Dan Chaon
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera
History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund
Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
really liked it
A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab
Hope in the Dark by Rebecca Solnit
Mothering Sunday by Graham Swift
A Really Good Day by Ayelet Waldman
Norwegian by Night by Derek B. Miller
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney
A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin
A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab
This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Díaz
300 Arguments by Sarah Manguso
Slow Horses by Mick Herron
Was She Pretty? by Leanne Shapton
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Ongoingness by Sarah Manguso
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
it was amazing
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Moonglow by Michael Chabon
Look by Solmaz Sharif
it was amazing
Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The Magicians by Lev Grossman
Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
A Conjuring of Light by V.E. Schwab
Swimmer Among the Stars by Kanishk Tharoor
Wait Till You See Me Dance by Deb Olin Unferth
South and West by Joan Didion
Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
A Separation by Katie Kitamura
Kindred by Octavia E. Butler
The Nakano Thrift Shop by Hiromi Kawakami
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden
The Vegetarian by Han Kang
Wake of Vultures by Lila Bowen
it was amazing
Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
Human Acts by Han Kang
Enchanted Islands by Allison Amend
The Moth Presents All These Wonders by Catherine  Burns
it was amazing
The Chimes by Anna Smaill
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Hourglass by Dani Shapiro
The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui
The Leavers by Lisa Ko
The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
The Windfall by Diksha Basu
The Wolf Road by Beth  Lewis
it was amazing
Woman No. 17 by Edan Lepucki
Bad Dreams and Other Stories by Tessa Hadley
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life. by Samantha Irby
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
Nutshell by Ian McEwan
The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo
Vicious by V.E. Schwab
Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout
The Bed Moved by Rebecca Schiff
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent
it was amazing
New People by Danzy Senna
What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons
Hunger by Roxane Gay
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
it was amazing
The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti
Final Girls by Riley Sager
Beartown by Fredrik Backman
Sex & Rage by Eve Babitz
Girl in Snow by Danya Kukafka
I'd Rather Be Reading by Guinevere de la Mare
Conspiracy of Ravens by Lila Bowen
The End We Start From by Megan  Hunter
Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Y. Dennis-Benn
Sphinx by Anne Garréta
Autumn by Karl Ove Knausgård
it was amazing
Golden Hill by Francis Spufford
The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Boyne
The Burning Girl by Claire Messud
Affections by Rodrigo Hasbún
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
We Are Called to Rise by Laura  McBride
Montpelier Parade by Karl Geary
The Story of a Brief Marriage by Anuk Arudpragasam
The Queen's Gambit by Walter Tevis
it was amazing
Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado
All the Birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan
Silk Poems by Jen Bervin
Autumn by Ali Smith
Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg

Conspiracy of Ravens by Lila Bowen

Hannah’s last review of the year

really liked it
Reviewed on Brief Book Reviews https://briefbookreviews.blog/2017/08...
Conspiracy of Ravens, is the second in Lila Bowen’s The Shadow series starring Nettie Lonesome. Conspiracy of Ravens picks up right where Wake of Vultures ends; Nettie, now fully identifying as Rhett Hennessy, gathers his strength in the wilds Bowen’s fantastical Southwest and sets out with his posse to hunt evil, monsters and men, as the Shadow.

I loved Wake of Vultures and li
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2017 Reading Challenge Img rccompleted
2017 READING
CHALLENGE
Hannah read 105 out of 100 books.
 
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