Books Read in 2020

Here are all the books I’ve read in 2020 and my ratings for them. Highlighted titles link to my review of that book.


Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas by Adam Kay ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Blood Countess by Lana Popović [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Testaments by Margaret Atwood ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ghosts of the Shadow Market by Cassandra Clare ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Throne of Swans by Katharine & Elizabeth Corr [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Shakespeare by Anthony Burgess ⭐️⭐️⭐️
All the Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Foolish Hearts by Emma Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Break the Fall by Jennifer Iacopelli [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting ⭐️
The Stars We Steal by Alexa Donne [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Midnight Lie by Marie Rutkoski [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Memento by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Murder at the Grand Raj Hotel by Vaseem Khan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


The Unspoken Name by A.K. Larkwood [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wardens of Eternity by Courtney Allison Moulton [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Starsight by Brandon Sanderson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Heartstopper: Volume Three by Alice Oseman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Queen of Coin and Whispers by Helen Corcoran [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Normal People by Sally Rooney ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
She Lies in Wait by Gytha Lodge ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Watching from the Dark by Gytha Lodge [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wicked As You Wish by Rin Chupeco [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Flower Girls by Alice Clark-Platts ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Unravel the Dusk by Elizabeth Lim [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Cake for the Gestapo by Jacqueline King [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Holdout by Graham Moore [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


The Faithless Hawk by Margaret Owen [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Incendiary by Zoraida Córdova [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Harrow Lake by Kat Ellis [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Raybearer by Jordan Ifueko [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Destination Anywhere by Sara Barnard [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Camp by L.C. Rosen [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Dangerous Remedy by Kat Dunn [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Famous in a Small Town by Emma Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Chosen Ones by Veronica Roth [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Deck of Omens by Christine Lynn Herman [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Lucky Caller by Emma Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Truthwitch by Susan Dennard ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Windwitch by Susan Dennard ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Star Daughter by Shveta Thakrar [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sightwitch by Susan Dennard ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Anne of the Island by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Lady in Waiting by Anne Glenconner ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Venom by Bex Hogan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Beautiful Ones by Silvia Moreno-Garcia ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Anne of Windy Poplars by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Reasons to Stay Alive by Matt Haig ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Anne’s House of Dreams by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Bloodwitch by Susan Dennard ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hunting Prince Dracula by Kerri Maniscalco ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Anne of Ingleside by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Escaping from Houdini by Kerri Maniscalco ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Becoming the Dark Prince by Kerri Maniscalco ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Goldilocks by Laura Lam ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Boy in the Red Dress by Kristin Lambert [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Rainbow Valley by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Switch by Beth O’Leary ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


Capturing the Devil by Kerri Maniscalco ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Rilla of Ingleside by L.M. Montgomery [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
North Northumberland at War by Craig Armstrong ⭐️⭐️⭐️
First & Then by Emma Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Lost Future of Pepperharrow by Natasha Pulley ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Empire of Gold by S.A. Chakraborty [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Creak on the Stairs by Eva Björg Ægisdóttir ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Aurora Burning by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
10 Things I Hate About Pinky – Sandhya Menon [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ruthless Gods by Emily A. Duncan ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Killing Kind by John Connolly ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Space Between Worlds by Micaiah Johnson [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The White Road by John Connolly ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Boy Queen by George Lester [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Last Confession of Thomas Hawkins by Antonia Hodgson ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Crowns of Croswald by D.E. Night [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Natives by Akala ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Monday’s Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Game Weavers by Rebecca Zahabi [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
How to Argue With a Racist by Adam Rutherford ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Court of Miracles by Kester Grant [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Damned by Renée Ahdieh [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


Stormblood by Jeremy Szal [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Brit(ish) by Afua Hirsch ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Existence of Amy by Lana Grace Riva [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
There’s Something About Sweetie by Sandhya Menon [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Timon of Athens by Shakespeare ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Titus Andronicus by Shakespeare ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Silvered Serpents by Roshani Chokshi [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Extraordinaries by T.J. Klune [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Silver Collar by Antonia Hodgson [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Troilus and Cressida by Shakespeare ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Say No More by Karen Rose [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Henry VI, Part I by Shakespeare ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Heart of Flames by Nicki Pau Preto ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Henry VI, Part II by Shakespeare ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fifty Fifty by Steve Cavanagh [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
As Kismet Would Have It by Sandhya Menon [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Love at First Fight by Sandhya Menon ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
What We Don’t Talk About by Charlot Kristensen ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Tithe by Holly Black ⭐️⭐️


Written In Blood by Chris Carter ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Heartbreak Boys by Simon James Green [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
10 Things I Hate About Pinky by Sandhya Menon [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Witch House by Ann Rawson [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
True Story by Kate Reed Petty [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Spellslinger by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Shadowblack by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Charmcaster by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Soulbinder by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Queenslayer by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Crownbreaker by Sebastien de Castell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Black Angel by John Connolly ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
What Happened by Hillary Rodham Clinton ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Memory of Souls by Jenn Lyons [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


I Am Not Your Baby Mother by Candice Brathwaite ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Eight Detectives by Alex Pavesi ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
These Divided Shores by Sara Raasch ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Lost Book of the White by Cassandra Clare & Wesley Chu ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
People of Abandoned Character by Clare Whitfield [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Nightfall by Den Patrick [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Impossible Contract by K.A. Doore ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Superior: The Return of Race Science by Angela Saini ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Bone Shard Daughter by Andrea Stewart [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wonder Woman: The Art and Making of the Film by Sharon Gosling ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Demons of the Hellmouth by Nancy Holder ⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Unquiet by John Connolly ⭐️⭐️⭐️
To Sleep in a Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hunted by Meagan Spooner ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Black and British: A Forgotten History by David Olusoga ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Devil and the Dark Water by Stuart Turton [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Ungrateful Refugee by Dina Nayeri ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Ware ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This Vicious Cure by Emily Suvada ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt ⭐️⭐️
The Way of All Flesh by Ambrose Parry ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Difficult Women by Helen Lewis ⭐️⭐️
The Lives of Saints by Leigh Bardugo ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Olivia Twist by Lorie Langdon ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wranglestone by Darren Charlton ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wakenhyrst by Michelle Paver ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hollowpox by Jessica Townsend ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fake Law by the Secret Barrister ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Moonrise by Sarah Crossan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Good Me, Bad Me by Ali Land ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Art of Dying by Ambrose Parry ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Queen of Volts by Amanda Foody ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Pitch Dark by Courtney Alameda ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Betrayals by Bridget Collins [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
I Have No Secrets by Penny Joelson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Echo North by Joanna Ruth Meyer ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Beneath the Haunting Sea by Joanna Ruth Meyer ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The House of Hades by Rick Riordan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Foundling by Stacey Halls ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Vicious by V.E. Schwab ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Vengeful by V.E. Schwab ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Venus in Pink Marble by Gaynor Kane ⭐️⭐️⭐️
These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Secret Barrister by The Secret Barrister ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Stone Knife by Anna Stephens [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Murders in the Rue Morgue and Other Tales by Edgar Allan Poe ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Apparition Phase by Will Maclean [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Girl and the Goddess by Nikita Gill [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Daughters of Night by Laura Shepherd-Robinson [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Jigsaw Man by Nadine Matheson [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


The Charmed Wife by Olga Grushin [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Persuasion by Jane Austen [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Winter of the Witch by Katherine Arden [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The House in the Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Circe by Madeline Miller [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Art of Death by David Fennell [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Last One to Die by Cynthia Murphy [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Boy I Am by K.L. Kettle [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Mina and the Undead by Amy McCaw [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Unchosen by Katharyn Blair [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Secrets of the Starcrossed by Clara O’Connor [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Year at the Chateau by Dick and Angel Strawbridge ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
11 Paper Hearts by Kelsey Hartwell [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
After the Silence by Louise O’Neill ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Well Met by Jen DeLuca ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Serpentine by Philip Pullman ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Quidditch Through the Ages by J.K. Rowling [re-read] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Snow Song by Sally Gardner ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Betty by Tiffany McDaniel ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️


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