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Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books Recently Added to the TBR

50ab0-toptentuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday, participating book bloggers blog about their top ten lists.


As I’ve talked about before in previous Top Ten Tuesdays, a huge problem that many bibliophiles face is the ever-expanding TBR list.

I’d say that about 50% of the stuff I do on the internet is directly related to books in some way. About 5% of it is probably spent on Goodreads, constantly browsing through the “Related Books” and “Recommended Books” section of the site. As a result, the books on my TBR grow exponentially greater than the books I actually finish reading do. I try to fix the problem by annually purging the list of titles that I know I’ll never finish, but it doesn’t actually help.

So I just looked at my Goodreads shelves and found the 10 books that I’ve added the most recently that I can realistically see myself reading sometime in the future. Of course that’s just wistful thinking because god knows when I’ll actually have time to read 600+ books. (more…)