Ahoy there me mateys! Guess what day it is? Me log is one year old! Arrrrrr!
Highlights of 2016:
Number of Posts: 174
Books Reviewed: 134
Books that Walked the Plank: 3
Books that Forced an Abandoned Ship: 6
Books Off the Charts: 4
Number of 3 Bells Trilogy Showcases: 5
Authors Profiled in Broadsides: 9
Parley with an Author: 1
Most Books Read by a Single Author: 5 (Kelley Armstrong)
First Book Review: seraphina (Rachel Hartman)
Last Book Review: the wave speaker (J.S. Bangs)
Books on me Ports for Plunder List i.e. TBR to ye Landlubbers: 925 and counting
Blog Awards Awarded: 9 – see them here
Current Crew Members i.e. Followers to ye Landlubbers: 336 and counting
Overall Number of Visitors: 1,661 and counting
Likes: 2,032 and counting
Comments: 446 and counting
Most Commented Post: 14 – the waking fire (Anthony Ryan)
Top 3 Commenters: Danielle @ Books, Vertigo, and Tea, the Orang-utan Librarian, and Anne @ inked brownies
Top Five Books Read in 2016 (in no particular order):
the perks of being a wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
the girl from everywhere (Heidi Heilig)
xom-b (Jeremy Robinson)
the serpent king (Jeff Zentner)
saturn run (John Sandford and Ctein)
If ye want to see all the books I read by category visit: this map legend
If ye want to see all the books I read by author visit: this map legend
So welcome to me crew ye scalawags, seadogs, and fellow explorers! Let’s drink some grog to another year of sailing, plunderin’, and adventurin’ on the high seas!
Q: Why is pirating so popular?
A: Once you lose your first arm, you’re hooked for life!
Hardy har har!
x The Captain