Category: Year In Review

2022 Monthly Retrospective

Happy New Year! As I mentioned in my 2022 Year in Review, I’m back today to share my favorite reads of the last year. I decided to share one book from each month, so a total of twelve. This is, of course, a bit… Continue Reading “2022 Monthly Retrospective”

My Year in Review: 2022

Near the end of 2020, I told myself I would slow down my reading in 2021. That didn’t happen. So, at the end of 2021, I said I’d try again this year. Gues what? It didn’t happen. In recent days, I’ve found myself saying… Continue Reading “My Year in Review: 2022”

Roof Beam Reader’s 2021 Year in Books

In this annual reading review, I reflect on the 113 books I read and loved (or not), and the ones I look forward to reading next year! Featuring Ellen Hopkins, James Baldwin Carolyn Oliver, Jenna Miller, Octavia Butler, A.S. King, Shaun David Hutchinson and more.

Roof Beam Reader’s 2020 Year in Review

Welcome to My Reading Year in Review! This year sucked in most ways, let’s be real. But one area of my life that was decidedly un-sucky was my reading. I had a goal of reading only a dozen or so books, because I knew how… Continue Reading “Roof Beam Reader’s 2020 Year in Review”

2019 Year in Reading

Welcome to my Big Book Survey for 2019! Number Of Books Read: 72 (goal of 52!) Number of Re-Reads: 9 Genre Read Most: LGBT &  Non-Fiction Best Book You Read In 2019? On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong. Book You Were Excited… Continue Reading “2019 Year in Reading”