HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Before charging into the next year (which better be awesome for the world in general or I might cry), I want to take a quick look back…
Books Read: 78 (goal was 87)
— for reference: I read 40 books in 2016
I read some really awesome books this year. I read poetry, picture books, fiction, and memoir mostly. I’ve especially been enjoying reading fiction novels and non-fiction comics about or set in Japan, both written by Japanese authors and authors who have visited the country. I’ve been working my way through reading fairy and folk tales from various countries as well.
I would LOVE to hear some recommendations from my readers for picture books or poetry books especially!! (My stack of to-read fiction is massive and takes longer to get through.) I am mostly restricted by what I can get through my local library for now, but please, recommend away!
Some of my favorites I read this year: Continue reading