What I read in 2017

I can’t believe January is already over… so much for posting my 2017 reads early *awkward*

Last year proved to be a year of distractions and interruptions, and consequently I fell short of my goal of reading 100 novels by 18 books. And I overall I read more books that I ended up rating lower because I was extending my reading habits out of my preferred genres and giving many new authors a go.

So, what did I read…

Goodreads 2017 Year of Reading Casey Carlisle.jpg

And I’d have to say that my favourite book read from 2017 is ‘Gemina’ by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman which was the second novel completed that year.

I’m hoping that I can read more novels, and even more diversely this year… and maybe I’ll even give at least one book a 5 star rating (as in 2017, sadly, I did not award one.)


How did your reading year shape up? What was your favourite book from last year? Let me know in the comments below – I might just find my next outstanding read 😉


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5 thoughts on “What I read in 2017

  1. invisibleinink says:

    I really enjoyed ‘Gemina’ as well! I prefer ‘Illuminae’, but the second book was a lot of fun to read too. I actually read a lot of great books in 2017, and I’m hoping 2018 will be even more entertaining!
    Great wrap-up! ❤

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