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2017
My Year in Books
18,070
pages read
60
books read
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This is my journey in books for 2017!


We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Shortest Book
64
pages
The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro
Longest Book
1,246
pages

Average book length in 2017
301
pages

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
Most Popular
2,934,407
people also shelved
Meyer's Bakery by Claus Meyer
Least Popular
40
people also shelved

Adam’s average rating for 2017
4.0
4.0

The Market Gardener by Jean-Martin Fortier
Highest Rated on Goodreads
4.49 average

Rules for Radicals by Saul D. Alinsky

Adam’s first review of the year

really liked it
first book of 2017!

ADAM’S 2017 BOOKS
Rules for Radicals by Saul D. Alinsky
Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
The Journalist and the Murderer by Janet Malcolm
Bad News by Anjan Sundaram
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
it was amazing
Black Boy by Richard Wright
The Image of the City by Kevin Lynch
The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces by William H. Whyte
Pawpaw by Andrew Moore
China Men by Maxine Hong Kingston
Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi
Sowing Seeds in the Desert by Masanobu Fukuoka
Appetite for Life by Noël Riley Fitch
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
it was amazing
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
Victuals by Ronni Lundy
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
On Writing by Stephen King
it was amazing
Systems Thinking for Social Change by David Peter Stroh
The Market Gardener by Jean-Martin Fortier
Compact Farms by Josh Volk
The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
The Cave by José Saramago
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The New New Journalism by Robert S. Boynton
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
it was amazing
Shackleton's Way by Margot Morrell
Uneven Ground by Ronald D. Eller
The Grifters by Jim Thompson
Night Comes to the Cumberlands by Harry M. Caudill
Webfont Handbook by Bram Stein
Color Accessibility Workflows by Geri Coady
Animation at Work by Rachel Nabors
The New Organic Grower by Eliot Coleman
Reconstruction by Eric Foner
it was amazing
Walkable City by Jeff Speck
Garden Cities of To-Morrow by Ebenezer Howard
The City of Tomorrow and Its Planning by Le Corbusier
Sous Chef by Michael Gibney
Talking Appalachian by Amy D. Clark
Umami by Laia Jufresa
The Potlikker Papers by John T. Edge
Cities for People by Jan Gehl
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
This Year You Write Your Novel by Walter Mosley
Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
Technically Wrong by Sara Wachter-Boettcher
The Southern Foodways Alliance Guide to Cocktails by Sara Camp Milam
A Clearing in the Distance by Witold Rybczynski
The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro
it was amazing
The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan
it was amazing
Meyer's Bakery by Claus Meyer
Style by Joseph M. Williams
BraveTart by Stella Parks
On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder
Twenty Years at Hull-House by Jane Addams

Twenty Years at Hull-House by Jane Addams

Adam’s last review of the year

liked it
Very disorganized and hard to get through, but there are some details that make it worth slogging through.
2017 Reading Challenge Img rccompleted
2017 READING
CHALLENGE
Adam Schweigert read 60 out of 52 books.
 
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