Category 2011

Least Favorite Books of 2011

As I recently wrote in an email to a friend, it is hard for me to stop discussing books. This was after a simple question she had put forth about the question of the aesthetics of favorite books and what it says about an individual’s personality. It’s quite an interesting question and something that I […]

Favorite Books of 2011

In writing out the list of books I read over the past year, I realized that I never think about books chronologically. Instead, I tend to think of them thematically, regardless how disparate the ties may seem. It was strange to see the books listed chronologically – it made me think more of the events […]

The Books I Read in 2011

I’ve been trying to think of what my favorite books have been for 2011 and have been coming up short. I know I read a lot – Goodreads tells me I managed to read 57 books – which was far more than I thought I could. Nothing like lots of flying and train trips. So […]