Earlier this year I wrote about how getting my car, Tux, changed the way I read—primarily because now I listen to audiobooks. All. The. Time! Since having a full-time job and being active and being in a relationship takes up quite a bit of time, t’s enabled me to listen to so many more books. Once again I feel like I am constantly learning something new and exploring a new space I’ve never been before. That’s the best part of reading.
I started the year in a business book phase, because I had started an MBA program. Some of those books were very good and interesting. But I soon realized that stories will always have my heart. I’ve started listening to nonfiction narrative via audiobook: things like biographies and histories. I’ve kept fiction primarily in paperback form—although you’ll see in the list below that I did enjoy hearing some classics in a new format!
I read 41 books (so far—I’ll probably finish a few more in the next two weeks!) this year, and of those, here are my top 10 favorites:Continue Reading