Everything I Read in 2017 | Reading Year in Review

I love doing a round up of all my reading, and this year I am pretty pleased with finishing 46 books! I Also started but didn't finish 12 more books so really in total can I say I read 58 books? Does that count? You can read about my favourite books of the year here. You can also see my goodreads year in review here, although it doesn't include everything.

Total Read: 46

Re-Reads: 4
(Ballad of the Whiskey Robber, Animal Farm, Yes Man, A Thousand Splendid Suns)
Audiobooks: 20
Ebooks: 4
Borrowed Books: 3
Translated Literature: 12
Languages of Translated Literature: Russian - 6, Swedish - 2, Polish - 1, French -1, Hebrew -1, Arabic - 1
Fiction: 26
Non-Fiction: 18
Poetry: 2
Most books read in: May - 7
Least books read in: November - 1
Shortest Book: The Heavenly Christmas Tree by Dostoyevsky 12pp.
Longest Book: Jerusalem by Simon Sebag Montefiore 752pp.
Most Read Authors: Dostoyevsky - 5 (+2 more unfinished), George Orwell - 3
Started but Unfinished Books: 12

January (4)
Londoners by Craig Taylor
Tea With The Taliban by Owen Gallagher
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Ballad of The Whiskey Robber by Julian Rubinstein

February (5)
Jerusalem by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Brick Lane by Monica Ali
1984 by George Orwell
Martin Eden by Jack London
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

March (2)
Sofia Khan is Not Obliged by Ayisha Malik
Blood Brothers by Elias Chacour

April (3)
The Spider King's Daughter by Chibundu Onuzo
Ayoade on Ayoade by Richard Ayoade
To Jerusalem and Back by Saul Bellow

May (7)
Three Daughters by Consuelo Saah Baehr
Follow Me To by Nataly and Murad Osmann
The Swimmer by Joakim Zander
Dreams and Stones by Magdalena Tulli
An Honest Thief by Dostoyevsky
Novel in Nine Letters by Dostoyevsky
The Heavenly Christmas Tree by Dostoyevsky

June (6)
The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling 
The World, The Lizard and Me by Gil Courtemanche
The Amazing Story of The Man Who Cycled From India to Europe for Love by Per J. Andersson
All The Rivers by Dorit Rabinyan
Bobok by Dostoyevsky
The Dream of a Ridiculous Man by Dostoyevsky

July (3)
The Shack by William Paul Young
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell

August (4)
Stolen: Escape from Syria by Louise Monaghan
How Much Land Does a Man Need? by Tolstoy
I Am So Many Things by Thea Muir
Yes Man by Danny Wallace

September (3)
Letters to a Young Muslim by Omar Saif Ghobash
The Possessed by Elif Batuman
Meet Me at the Olive Tree by Julia Fisher

October (5)
Habibi by Craig Thompson
Blankets by Craig Thompson
Last Days in Babylon: The History of a Family, The Story of a Nation by Marina Benjamin
We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices From Syria by Wendy Pearlman
The Moldovans: Romania, Russia and The Politics of Culture by Charles King

November (1)
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Housseini

December (3)
Ballad of the Whiskey Robber by Julian Rubinstein (paperback)
Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
In Jerusalem and Other Poems by Tamim Al-Barghouti


Total Unfinished Books (12) 
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
Two Little Boys by Duncan Sarkies 
Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
The Hundred-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The White Umbrella by Brian Sewell
Notes from Underground by Dostoyevsky
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
ISIS: Inside The Army of Terror by Michael Weiss
A Horse Walks into a Bar by David Grossman

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