2019 Mid-Year Update

2019 Mid-Year Update

Since we are halfway into 2019, I thought it was a good time to evaluate my reading goals. I have met some goals and am lagging on others, but, overall, I’m happy with how my reading has gone this year.


MID-YEAR STATS

BOOKS READ
Includes adult and YA books.
· print – 43
· ebooks – 72
· audiobooks – 102

READING CHALLENGES
· Goodreads 217/350
· Audiobook 49/60
· Colors 18/18 – Completed in June 2019.
· Genre Bingo 23/24
· Library Love 20/60
· Modern Mrs. Darcy 10/10 – Completed in May 2019.
· Netgalley & Edelweiss 40/50
· Popsugar 40/50
· Read Harder 11/24

YEARLY GOALS
1. Read more print books that I own. – 14. I should focus more on this goal.
2. Read 350 books this year. – So far, so good. 217/350
3. Participate in reading challenges. – I’ve finished 2 challenges. Making headway on the others.
4. Finish more book series. – 15 series caught up or completed.
5. Post 5 days a week on the blog. – I missed a few weekdays this year, but I’ve mostly been meeting this goal.

BLOG POSTS
I’ve been consistent with posts this year. Each week I’ve participated in Top Ten Tuesday hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl and posted a weekly wrap-up on Friday. I’ve been posting reviews on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The monthly recaps are posted on the last day of the month.
· Book Reviews – 96
· Top Ten Tuesdays – 26
· Weekly Wrap-Ups – 26
· Monthly Recaps – 6
· Other – 2


TOP 10 BOOKS READ AND REVIEWED IN FIRST HALF OF THE YEAR

1. Lock Every Door by Riley Sager

Lock Every Door by Riley Sager

2. Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

3. A Beautiful Corpse by Christi Daugherty

A Beautiful Corpse by Christi Daugherty

4. Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson

Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson

5. My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing

My Lovely Wife by Samantha Downing

6. Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle

Dear Wife by Kimberly Belle

7. The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

8. Beautiful Bad by Annie Ward

Beautiful Bad by Annie Ward

9. The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

10. Wolfhunter River by Rachel Caine

Wolfhunter River by Rachel Caine


Thanks for stopping by Nightcap Books. Happy Reading!


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6 thoughts on “2019 Mid-Year Update

  1. You are having a great year Darinda. Great headway on your challenges and I love your top ten. I have read two of them and have five of the others on my TBR. Have a great week.

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