2011 Stats

I debated whether to do an end-of-year 2011 recap post and looked at a few other blogs to get ideas.  I liked the simplicity of BookRiot’s concept, if there were Oscars for books.  Alas, the best I could come up with was the following:

  • Best Protagonist – George Mallory from Into the Silence by Wade Davis (yes, I know this is non-fiction, but Mallory was a fascinating character in real life and I found this book entirely engrossing despite its heft)
  • Best Antagonist – Ernest Hemingway from The Paris Wife by Paula McLain (again, a historical character, but a very well written in a love-him-0r-hate-him way)

Other thoughts/stats on books read this year:

Aaaand to recap, here are my most popular blog posts in 2011:

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