July 14, 2017 ☼ books
These Books Will Make You Rethink Your Life
Inspired by Ben’s bookshelf post, I thought I’d share the best books I’ve read this year. If I had to pick one, it’d be 1984, by a long shot.
We’re about halfway through 2017, and I’m sticking with my goal to read 50. Goodreads reminds me that although I’ve finished 24, I’m “2 behind schedule”. Life get’s in the way sometimes, right?
I don’t have a particular strategy, aside from reading as much as I can.
I always buy books that I think look interesting, so there’s always something available to read.
One thing I’ve noticed is I tend to want to read non-fiction, but I end up reading (and enjoying) fiction more.
Also, instead of reading one at a time, I’ll have 5 or 6 that I’m actively flicking through, and if one sticks, I’ll lock onto it until I’m finished.
You can view what I’m currently reading here.