I had miscounted and thought that I had only read 94 books at this point; I was wrong.
I was very wrong.
of today, I have read 98 books. Some shorter than I would have liked,
but given that the average page count of most books read so far in this
Challenge has been between 225 and 275 pages, I feel justified in
including the shorter title. Besides, my friend Amanda, owner of Roots
Cafe in South Park Slope, Brooklyn, insists that I include the shorter
titles and, well, I have to listen to her, right?
So, NOT 94 books as I had thought, but 98.
I thought I had 6 to go, you will see that I read 6 books instead of 2
on my last day of reading, 2 days from now. In hindsight, overachieving
at least allowed me to lay to rest any complaints or guilty implications
regarding the inclusion of the 4 or 5 earlier, shorter entries into