This post is extremely late, but we’re going to ignore that fact because at least it’s done!
Essentially, even though we’re well into 2022, I still wanted to do my annual look back at my reading from the past year by the numbers. These stats offer a comparison point for past and future reading years, and I always find them interesting, even if this post maybe isn’t as fun for me to create as my favorite books of 2021 post.
Let’s do this thing.
Total books read: 120
Total pages read: 38,727
Average rating: 3.9 stars
Shortest book read: Writing into the Wound by Roxane Gay (39 pages)
Longest book read: Plain Bad Heroines by Emily Danforth (640 pages)
Average book length: 322 pages
Most popular book I read this year (according to Goodreads): A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas (1,625,561 other readers)
Least popular book I read this year (according to Goodreads): How the Blessed Live by Susannah M. Smith (633 other readers)
Highest average rating on Goodreads: White Rage by Carol Anderson, 4.56 stars
Author breakdown by gender
Adult vs. YA
Longest books read in 2021:
|Winter’s Orbit||448 pages|
|Black Sun||454 pages|
|Harrow the Ninth||512 pages|
|Plain Bad Heroines||617 pages|