Monthly Archives: February 2011

February 26, 2011: Lowering The Bar

PAGES READ on Friday: 36 PAGES READ on Saturday: 20 YEAR TO DATE: 1,637 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -1223 PAGES I should have called this blog 25pagesadayforayear because that’s … Continue reading

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February 25, 2011: Cinderella Ate My Daughter

PAGES READ on Tuesday: 32 PAGES READ on Wednesday: 24 PAGES READ on Thursday: 5 YEAR TO DATE: 1,581 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -1179 PAGES I’m heading off on … Continue reading

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February 21, 2011: The Finkler Question

PAGES READ on Saturday: 14 PAGES READ on Sunday: 21 PAGES READ on Monday: 45 YEAR TO DATE: 1,520 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -1080 PAGES I finished Part … Continue reading

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February 18, 2011: The One-Month Mark

PAGES READ: 26 YEAR TO DATE: 1,440 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -1010 PAGES I’ve officially been reading Anna Karenina for a month. It’s a great book – an epic and timeless love story and an … Continue reading

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February 17, 2011: The Devil & Sherlock Holmes

PAGES READ: 5 YEAR TO DATE: 1,414 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -986 PAGES I recently read a quick but compelling review of The Devil & Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness and Obsession by David Grann, … Continue reading

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February 16, 2011: Which do truckers prefer?

PAGES READ: 20 YEAR TO DATE: 1,409 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -941 PAGES The paper book vs e-book debate is a big one. People are passionate, even fanatical, about one or the other or sometimes … Continue reading

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February 15, 2011: The New Yorker Totally Counts

PAGES READ on Monday: 20 PAGES READ on Tuesday: 30 YEAR TO DATE: 1,389 CURRENTLY READING: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy BOOKS COMPLETED: 3 -911 PAGES As promised, secondary reading began yesterday. I read a bit (a very little bit) of … Continue reading

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