Who Reads What?
Readers and Genres of Fiction in Goodreads
- Visualizations from Mining Goodreads: Literary Reception Studies at Scale
- Sponsors: Price Lab for Digital Humanities, Humanities and Human Flourishing Project, and Penn Libraries
- Principal Investigator: James F. English
- Principal Developers: Scott Enderle and Rahul Dhakecha
This site is part of the project “Mining Goodreads: Literary Reception Studies at Scale.” Our About page gives more information about the project as a whole. On the other pages here we share some of our visualizations of the reading done by 1672 highly active users of Goodreads. They are a random sample of all users who had posted at least 150 reviews to the site as of January 2018.