2014 Reading Stats & Challenges Overview

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on December 27, 2014 | 5 Comments



Stats

Books read in 2014: 62

Pages read: 23,293

Longest book read: 562 pages

Series started: 33

Series finished: 10

Longest series read: 3 books

Books read by rating

# of books rated:

DNF = 12
★ = 1
★½ = 3
★★ = 2
★★½ = 6
★★★ = 8
★★★½ = 10
★★★★ = 17
★★★★½ = 8
★★★★★ = 7
★★★★★+ (King of the Sea Award) = 2

Average rating: 3.6

Books read by genre

Genres (Number of Books)Average Rating
Adult (2)4.75 Stars
Contemporary (4)3.88 Stars
Dystopian (17)3.94 Stars
Fantasy (36)3.61 Stars
High Fantasy (10)3.75 Stars
Historical Fiction (1)3 Stars
Horror (2)3 Stars
Middle Grade (2)2 Stars
Mystery (3)3.83 Stars
New Adult (1)5 Stars
Romance (9)3.33 Stars
Science Fiction (25)3.76 Stars
Thriller (4)3.25 Stars
Urban Fantasy (14)3.64 Stars
Young Adult (61)3.6 Stars

As you can see, my favorite genre this year was High Fantasy! I was surprised to find the Contemporary rating to be so high. I didn’t read very many of them, though.

Challenges

Prequel & Sequel Challenge

Goal: 100 points
COMPLETED with 149 points!

afterglow perfect lies cured ruins ignite me where silence evertrue forever song champion

the hunt the treatment rebel deliverance heir of fire handful of dust remember me empire of shadows endsinger

The Calling the rising kelley armstrong linger maggie stiefvater forever maggie stiefvater murder of crows anne bishop

Novellas:
New Guy by Kelley Armstrong
Invitation by Kelley Armstrong
Atoning by Kelley Armstrong

Review Pile Reading Challenge

Goal: 30 books
COMPLETED 34/30

uninvited perfect lies fire flood death sworn cured Panic_ ruins promise shadows elusion

sea of shadows the taking house of ivy forever song the hunt talker 25 the treatment after the end where silence

art lainey rebel deliverance trial by fire illusions of fate vault dreamers blackbird heir of fire handful of dust 

remember me snow like ashes empire of shadows walled city thousand pieces endsinger glass arrow

 

Rewind Challenge

Goal: 20 books
COMPLETED 20/20

angelfall afterglow sea of tranq coda venom immortal city champion sanctum the farm emily mckay

a monster calls lockdown escape from furnace written in red the darkest minds the gathering The Calling the rising kelley armstrong Every Other Day linger maggie stiefvater

forever maggie stiefvater prophecy ellen oh

Fur & Fangs Challenge

Goal: 10 books
COMPLETED 10/10

forever song the farm emily mckay written in red the gathering The Calling 

the rising kelley armstrong Every Other Day linger maggie stiefvater forever maggie stiefvater murder of crows anne bishop

 

Jessi (Geo)

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5 responses to “2014 Reading Stats & Challenges Overview

  1. Congrats on reaching all your goals! I like how you’ve broken your overview down, it’s informative and aesthetically pleasing all at once :)

  2. Woot! Looks like a fantastic reading year. I’m working on putting together a review of my year and wishing I had been a bit more organized than I was… Would be nice if I had things put together well enough to post neat charts like you! Maybe next year :)

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