This post is a part of my 2020 Goal series.

Current Progress

20/25
80%

By Month

✔️ – Complete
❌ – Cancelled
❔ – In Progress

January

  1. ✔️ Can Science Explain Everything? by John Lennox
  2. ✔️ The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
  3. ✔️ Deep Work by Cal Newport
  4. ✔️ Range by David Epstein
  5. ✔️ You Are Not So Smart by David McRaney
  6. ✔️ Super Thinking by Gabriel Weinberg and Lauren McCann
  7. ✔️ Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft

February

  1. Thrawn (Star Wars) by Timothy Zahn
  2. ✔️ Grokking Algorithms by Aditya Y. Bhargava

March

Disneyland + Covid = The Lost Month

April

  1. ✔️ The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie
  2. ✔️ The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

May

  1. ✔️ Cibola Burn by James S. A. Corey
  2. ✔️ The Imagineering Workout by The Disney Imagineers
  3. ✔️ A Different Shade of Green by Dr. Gordon Wilson

June

  1. ✔️ The Pragmatic Programmer by David Thomas and Andrew Hunt
  2. ✔️ Bloodlines by John Piper
  3. ✔️ 12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You by Tony Reinke
  4. ✔️ Batman: The Court of Owls Saga by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo
  5. ✔️ The Dip by Seth Godwin
  6. ✔️ The Shadow of What Was Lost by James Islington
  7. ❌ The Quantum Magician by Derek Kunsken

July

  1. ✔️ The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

August

  1. ❔ Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson
  2. ❔ Basic Economics by Thomas Sowell
  3. ❔ The Search For Significance by Robert S. McGee
  4. ❔ How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
  5. ❔ An Elegant Puzzle by Will Larson

Stats

Some interesting (and approximate) stats.

  • Average Length In Pages: 396
  • Total Pages Read: 7,919
  • Average Word Count: 109,858
  • Total Word Count: 2,197,161