My Month in Books | September Stats

Happy October, bookworms! Before the new month gets underway, let’s take a look back at September. I love looking at my stats, especially if they reveal something I wasn’t expecting. This month seems pretty standard to me, but it’ll give you, lovely readers, a glimpse into my reading life for the month of September.

Into the stats!

Overall, I’m still on a bit of a reading high after going hard in the month of August for the NEWTs readathon. I fully expect to not read nearly as many in October. I didn’t have a bad reading month with the average rating of 3.8, but I only had two standouts out of 21 so hopefully I’ll find more gems soon. Also, wish my sagging shelves luck: October has 3 library sales all on the same weekend!

Book Overview

Books Read: 21

“Pages” Read*: 7341

DNFs (did not finish): 2

*If I had read my audiobooks. Next month I’ll put both pages read and hours listened.

Ratings

★: 0

★★: 0

★★★: 6

★★★★: 13

★★★★★: 2

Average: 3.8★


Types of Books

Age Range

  • YA: 5
  • Middle Grade: 1
  • Adult: 15

Format

  • Physical: 3
    • 2 from library
    • 1 owned
  • Audio: 18
    • Libby: 12
    • Hoopla: 2
    • Audible: 2
    • Scribd: 2

Length

  • Average page count: 350
  • Longest: 880, A Crown of Swords
  • Shortest: 138, Lady Killer

Genres

  • Fantasy: 9
  • Science Fiction: 4
  • Thriller: 3
  • Literary Fiction: 3
  • Graphic Novel: 1
  • Nonfiction: 1

Author Gender

  • Female: 13
  • Male: 8

Publication Year

  • 2017-18: 12
  • 2007-16: 8
  • 10+ years old: 1

The State of My Shelves

Read from my shelves: 8

Unhauled: 3 read, 3 unread

Bought/acquired: 16 books


For the actual books I read and hauled:

Wrap Up Part 1&2

September Haul

Wrap Up Part 3

Wrap Up Part 4: Coming Wednesday

How was your month in books? Find any new favorites?

PS: I’ll probably turn these stats into graphics next month so they’re more interesting to look through. Stay tuned!

 

Comments or suggestions?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.