How many books have you completed this year?
What is your target? Do you think you'll hit it?
So far I'm 12/50, which I think i might increase to at least 75..
Im at 4/25 thinking about increasing to 30 or 35.
Yeah, really good. It's a fairly good mix of his fiction/non fiction.
If you've read most of stuff, like I have, it's probably going to be a lot of what you've read before, but there are one of two essays in there that have never been published elsewhere. Also, his syllabus, which is sort of interesting if you're into that sort of thing.
Roland Barthes - Mythologies
Agatha Christie - The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
Tim O' Brien - The Things They Carried
Wheeler Winston Dixon - Film Noir and the Cinema of Paranoia
New Essays on The Crying of Lot 49
So far I have read:
Lord of the flies
The picture of dorian gray
The problems of philosophy - Bertrand Russell
A star wars book :P
The Trial - Kafka
Im trying to hit 50 this year and I think it's plausible.
Soumission - Houellebecq
Teatro Grottesco - Ligotti
The Bell Jar - Plath
The Fishermen - Obioma
The General in His Labyrinth - Marquez
The Moor's Account -Lalani
The Search for the Manchurian Candidate: The CIA & Mind Control
Disgrace - Coetzee
Mirin lack of meme books in thread.
Read 10 so far. Don't really have a goal because I don't want to force myself to read more than I want to. Best books I've read so far would probably be: Speedboat by Renata Adler, The Tunnel by William H. Gass & The Moviegoer by Walker Percy
Mathematical Statistics with Applications- Wackerly, D.
Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis: Pearson New International Edition - Johnson, Richard A.
Java for Everyone - Horstmann, Cay S
Corporate Finance, Global Edition - Berk, Jonathan
Numerical Optimization - Nocedal, Jorge,
The practice of statistics for the business and economics - Moore, David S.,
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
Wheel of Time - Robert Jordan (pt.1,2,3)
>inb4 I get shit on until oblivion
note that I was halfway through first 2 books in December
I'm up to 32. 9 of them were poetry anthologies though. I did complete Suttree, Brief History of Seven Killings, Bleeding Edge, and a few others so far. I read about 4 hours a day. And no, I'm not Sebastian.