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|2009||38 books read||This was the year I read all four of the Twilight series books. Not sure if I even get credit for the good stuff, considering. (WHY DID IT END? GIVE ME MORE!) (Just kidding.) (Sorta.) (And I'm not alone, even at my age: this article claims to get it.)|
|2008||44 books read||I loved Eat, Pray, Love so just shut up. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, and The Pillars of the Earth.|
|2007||55 books read||LOTS of great stuff, including A Tale of Two Cities, The Moon and Sixpence, The Corrections, and The History of Love.|
|2006||39 books read||notably The Princess Bride, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, Frankenstein, and The Satanic Verses|
|2005||40 books read||A year of beautiful books: Truth & Beauty and The Time Traveler's Wife, and Everything is Illuminated|
|2004||38 books read||Only War and Peace. Only not really only. Also Unintended Consequences and Madame Bovary, for two.|
|2003||40 books read||The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay and this was the year I really read the Bible, one parsha every Friday night.|
|2002||43 books read|
Anna Karenina! and
The Brothers Karamazov! and
Of Mice and Men! AND Infinite Jest. What a year.
Happy New Year.