Reading List 2011

I thought it’d be worth explaining the slew of book reviews that have been on the blog recently.

I like to read.

I read a LOT.

Whether its a book, a blog, a magazine I’ve always got something on the go.

My reading habits when it comes to books is a little weird though. Sometimes I’ll read three or four books in a short space of time and then stop for a couple of months then do the same thing again.

I’m always adding to my book collection and I’ve got lots of books I’ve never read so I wanted to get out of the up/down cycle and be a bit more consistent.

It’s been mostly fiction so far purely because those are the books I’ve got at the moment but I imagine there will be some non-fiction along the way.

I’d also like to know how many books I do actually read because I really don’t know.

I also wanted to help keep me in the blogging habit by writing a book review for each one.

Last year my blogging pattern was even worse than my book reading pattern and it’s something I intend to change this year and it’s worked so far to a degree. While I’m not posting on a daily basis just the act of writing a post is helping keep me engaged with the blog.

I’ve added a page with a list of everything I’ve read this year via a GoodReads widget though it’s a little temperamental and doesn’t seem to show everything until I give it a bit of a kick so I’ll need to keep an eye on that I think.

I have some very specific tastes in fiction but if anyone has any suggestions of what to read next they are more than welcome.

The following two tabs change content below.
Andy Parkes is Technical Director at Coventry based IT support company IBIT Solutions. Formerly, coordinator of AMITPRO and Microsoft Partner Area Lead for 2012-2013. He also isn't a fan of describing himself in the third person.

Latest posts by Andy Parkes (see all)

4 thoughts on “Reading List 2011

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.