Get a word count for books read in a year
Goodreads Year In Books Word Count
Get a word count for all books read in a year. :book:
Word count might be more accurate than pages, since the page count depends on formatting and whatnot. However, the word counts are estimated based on the length of the audio book version, which is still comparable across books. In any case, it makes for an interesting comparison of years.
pip install gryibwc
$ gryibwc -h usage: gryibwc [-h] [--version] [--fast] userid year positional arguments: userid goodreads user id year desired year optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit --version show program's version number and exit --fast skip wait time - risk getting banned
Overall word count for year 2019: 4731925
The ID of the Goodreads user can be found in the profile URL.
Also you need to specify an API key in the
variable. Get your key here.
- Beautiful Soup
- Be sure to use my fork since the main API request is not implemented in the original source
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