I set a lofty goal for 2016 – to finish 25 books.
I didn’t make it.
Here are my 20 books of 2016:
My least favorites of the bunch?
- The Paying Guests (too long, not particularly compelling, and I just didn’t care about the characters very much)
- Shrill (I wanted to like it, but I felt like it was billed as something new, brash and fresh, and it just wasn’t)
My favorites of the bunch?
- The Nightingale (so good! I love historical fiction, and I loved these characters, and the writing)
- The Handmaid’s Tale (why had I never read this before?! It is brilliant, and terrifying. The mini-series is coming in April – starring Elisabeth Moss! I can’t wait!)
Goals for 2017?
- Read 25 books (I just…
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