Thursday, January 2, 2014

#95books 2014

Ryan Fitzpatrick and Jonathan Ball started what they call "'the 95 books challenge' with a goal of reading at least 95 books per year (with the larger goal to become more well-read than George W. Bush)."

Along with Nikki Reimer, Marita Daschel, and others, I've decided to try the challenge too.

I know that I will fail miserably and not even come close. However I'm using it as an excuse to get out of the habit of starting and not finishing books. If I read more complete books than I did last year then it will be worth it for me.

The rules as I understand them is that the books must be 48+ pages, no comics or children's books but art, poetry, and graphic novels are okay. If you want to include chapbooks bulk them together until they make 48 pages and that counts as one book.

I'll be posting with the hashtag #95books on Twitter and Goodreads.

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