October 2016

Creating a book journal

Back in March, on this blog, I bemoaned the fact that I had ‘too many books to read, and too little time.’ I was convinced that the growing pile of books awaiting my reading attention was the result of my reading too slowly, or not often enough, not the result of living too near Waterstones, Barter Books, or of browsing on Amazon rather more frequently than might be good for me. So in March I decided to start a book journal. In this I would write down every book I read, together with a brief summary of what it was about,…