Books Read in 2012

2012 was my first year participating in the Goodreads Reading Challenge and  I challenged myself to read 30 books. Regrettably, I wasn't able to complete my aim, as I read only 27 books. At least, that's how it seems, because Goodreads counts 2in1 and 3in1 books as 1 book only. Otherwise, the number of books I read in 2012 would be 33. Even though I had much fun working toward my goal, I'm somewhat disappointed with my achievement and want to try harder in 2013.


Achievement:  
27 of 30 Books Read

January
01. Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin

February
02. Something Blue by Emily Giffin

March

03. Love Comes Softly & Love's Enduring Promise by Janette Oke
04. Love's Long Journey & Love's Abiding Joy by Janette Oke
05. Love's Unending Legacy & Love's Unfolding Dream by Janette Oke

April
06. Love Takes A Wing & Love Finds A Home by Janette Oke

May
07. Szegény gazdagok [Poor Plutocrats] by Mór Jókai
08. Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen
09. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

June
10. Life with Father by Clarence Day

July
11. Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
12. Gyilkosság a paplakban [The Murder at the Vicarage] by Agatha Christie
13. Holttest a könyvtárszobában [The Body in the Library] by Agatha Christie
14. Tizenhárom rejtély [The Thirteen Problems] by Agatha Christie
15. Nem zörög a haraszt [The Moving Finger] by Agatha Christie
16. A titkos ellenfél [The Secret Adversary] by Agatha Christie

August
17. His Dark Materials: Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass by P. Pullman
18. The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club by Gil McNeil

September
19. Madame Tussaud: A Novel of the French Revolution by Michelle Moran
20. The Man With Two Left Feet by P.G. Wodehouse
21. Gyilkosság meghirdetve [A Murder is Announced] by Agatha Christie
22. Szunnyadó gyilkosság [Sleeping Murder] by Agatha Christie

October
23. Paddington 16.50 [4.50 From Paddington] by Agatha Christie
24. Bünszövetkezetben [Partners in Crime] by Agatha Christie

November
25. N vagy M [N or M?] by Agatha Christie

December
26. Macska a zongorában [Cat in the Piano] by Franciska Nagy
27. Egyszer vagyok fiatal [I'm Only Being Young Once] by Judit Beczássy

2 comments:

  1. Hmmm... If you had counted a couple of those omnibus editions as separate books, you'd have easily reached your goal. For example: the three books in His Dark Materials were published separately, so even if I'm holding all three of them in the same cover, I count them as separate books.

    Using my method of counting, you completed 34 books in 2012!

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    1. Hi Elsi! Thanks for stopping by! LOL, you are right of course! But, I don't really mind that it seems, as if I hadn't completed my goal last year. The thought that I "failed" last year motivates me to read even more this year! :-DD

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