Today is the first day of the rest of your life, and that’s as good as a New Year, so why not give some thought to your reading?
- Read outside your usual choice; we’ve all got particular tastes, subject areas and genres that we know we enjoy. But some of our best reading experiences can come from stepping away from the norm and trying something different for a change. So for every book you read this year within your comfort zone pick one from outside it.
- Read alphabetically; begin by picking a book by an author whose surname begins with A (Austen, Amis) continue until you reach Z (Zola, Zimmer). Using this method will equate to one book a fortnight and can result in all sorts of reading surprises.
- Keeping a reading diary allows you to look back at everything you have read, plan to read, want to recommend or wish…
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