How Many Books Do You Read Per Year

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Postby Ariella McManus » Tue Sep 27, 2011 4:06 pm

I'm retired, so I get a lot of reading time. I've always loved to read and am a fairly fast reader so definitely 10+ books a year.
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Postby Joanna Wester » Sun Oct 02, 2011 10:59 am

I read like almost 9/month. I love reading, especially novels and technologies books. Novels bringing strong imagination to me. so If a year, well... alot._.
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Postby Aurelia West » Mon Dec 05, 2011 12:51 pm

I read a lot I suppose but not at such a fast rate. I definitely read over 10 a year, but each month I read a slightly different amount than the month past. It depends on RL schedule most of the time so I cannot usually have much say. It also depends on if I find a book to read. Otherwise, I'll just read fanfiction <3
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Postby Daphne Coady » Wed Feb 08, 2012 1:55 am

I definitely read at least 10 a year. Usually 1 a month, but sometimes if it's a really long book I don't quite get to 1 a month, so that's why I'm saying 10 lol
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Postby Benjamin Fraser » Sun Mar 04, 2012 9:51 am

It is hard to give a regular number because it differs depending on what is going on in my live at the moment. On average, I guess I read at least one book every week most of the time. It was easier when I was younger and did not have as many obligations and of course it also depends on the kind of book it is. Nowadays, I spend a lot of time every day getting to work and back by public transport, so that gives me some time to read as well.

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Postby Ivelisse Ada » Thu Mar 15, 2012 8:39 pm

I definitely agree with everyone who says it's kind of difficult to find the time between school, extracurriculars, etc >.>. Between school work, HOL, and the volunteering I do, reading has sadly been something I've done less and less. BUT, I definitely still read quite frequently. I would say I end up finishing a book in (give or take) a month, and I especially get a lot of reading done during the winter break >.>. I always have a small pile of books that I want to read, but every time I finally finish a book and can grab another one from the pile, a new one is added and it's neverending :P . Which is good of course, but never getting to the bottom of that pile feels a little unsatisfying :lol:
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Postby Morpheus Styx » Sun Aug 05, 2012 7:43 pm

I read generally 20 or more books a year.
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Postby Spencer Hogart » Tue Aug 28, 2012 6:12 pm

I read at least 15 books a year but this year I think I've read 20 something books so far.
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Re: How Many Books Do You Read Per Year

Postby Gail Allen » Wed Sep 21, 2016 1:56 am

Last year I managed 25 books. I've upped my own goal this year and I'm hoping for 30. I've just decided to start reading the outlander series, so there should be a good chance I'll reach my goal.
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Re: How Many Books Do You Read Per Year

Postby Kia Brushman » Fri Sep 23, 2016 8:15 pm

Hmm, it really depends, but I do read a lot, I'd say around 70-100! I often don't have time to read though, which makes me sad.

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Re: How Many Books Do You Read Per Year

Postby Elizabeth Mayes » Fri Sep 23, 2016 10:57 pm

Wow! That's pretty impressive. I've never really kept track of how much reading I do. I think I read maybe 2-3 books a month so that would come out to about 24-36 a year.
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Re: How Many Books Do You Read Per Year

Postby Vanessa Tilley » Sun May 07, 2017 2:24 pm

I am working on reading more books a year. I fell off the reading wagon more than I would like to admit. I have joined some reading challenges now to see if I can't read at least one book a week. So far so good!

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