I managed to read quite a few more books in 2012 than I did in 2011, so I had plenty of cracking books to consider when making this list. While this is a top ten list, other than the book in first place the rest are listed in no particular order.
2011 turned out to be one of my quieter reading years of recent times. Even so I still managed to read some really great books. Those that read my posts on the site (rather than by the RSS Feed) will probably have seen the widget in my sidebar highlighting my favourite book of each month. In the end I decided… Read more →
2011 may have had the disappointment of a festival being canceled, but I still managed to go to more concerts in one year than I’ve ever managed previously. So, as the year comes to a close, it’s time for a quick run down of all the great gigs I’ve been to in the past 12 months! (and after finishing the… Read more →
Ah… time for my favourite post of the year! I do so love working out the stats and deciding on my reads of the year – and changing my mind, then picking them again, and then working out how I can bend my own rules to include everything… Apologies in advance as I’ve gone a little overboard and had to… Read more →
It’s time for one of my favourite posts of the year! The chance to look back on the previous 12 months reading and pick out my top picks. But before I do that, some stats! Total Books: 103 Total Pages: 24544 Average Pages per Book: 250 Audiobooks: 4 Female Authors: 41 Male Authors: 63 Young Adult: 63 New Authors: 67… Read more →