Book Log (2020)

If you’ve been here for a while, you know the drill. List updated as and when I finish books. Past lists from 2016 here, 2017 here, 2018 here, 2019 here. Oh, and also! I made a new Instagram account dedicated specially to books and reading! Follow it if you so desire @SpiderKidReads. And now, for 2020’s list. 🙂

  1. A Court of Wings and Ruin – Sarah J. Maas (read my thoughts here)
  2. The Nickel Boys – Colson Whitehead (read my thoughts here)
  3. The Water Dancer – Ta-Nehisi Coates (read my thoughts here)
  4. Falling in Love with Hominids – Nalo Hopkinson (read my thoughts here)
  5. Heartburn – Nora Ephron (read my thoughts here)
  6. Girl, Woman, Other – Bernardine Evaristo (read my thoughts here)
  7. My Sister, the Serial Killer – Oyinkan Braithwaite (read my thoughts here)
  8. The Book of Lost Saints – Daniel Jose Older (read my thoughts here)
  9. Sundiata: An Epic of Old Mali – D.T. Niane
  10. The Temple of My Familiar – Alice Walker (read my thoughts here)
  11. Circe – Madeline Miller (read my thoughts here)
  12. Patsy – Nicole Dennis-Benn (read my thoughts here)
  13. Sarraounia – Abdoulaye Mamani
  14. The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race – edited by Jesmyn Ward (read my thoughts here)
  15. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? – Philip K. Dick (read my thoughts here)
  16. Beasts Made of Night – Tochi Onyebuchi (read my thoughts here)
  17. How Long ‘Til Black Future Month? – NK Jemisin (read my thoughts here)
  18. The Deep – Rivers Solomon (read my thoughts here)
  19. Guards! Guards! – Terry Pratchett (read my thoughts here)
  20. The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern
  21. Pet – Akwaeke Emezi
  22. Gingerbread – Helen Oyeyemi
  23. Hood Feminism – Mikki Kendall
  24. The Mind of the Maker – Dorothy Sayers
  25. Pachinko – Min Jin Lee
  26. Patron Saints of Nothing – Randy Ribay
  27. Eva Luna – Isabel Allende
  28. How to Love A Jamaican – Alexia Arthurs
  29. The Next Right Thing – Emily P. Freeman
  30. The Astonishing Color of After – Emily X.R. Pan
  31. A Phoenix First Must Burn (anthology) – edited by Patrice Caldwell
  32. Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury
  33. Children of Virtue and Vengeance – Tomi Adeyemi
  34. You Should See Me In A Crown – Leah Johnson
  35. Watchmen comic book maxiseries – Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons
  36. Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close – Aminatou Sow & Ann Friedman
  37. The Vanishing Half – Brit Bennett
  38. The Mourning Bird – Mubanga Kalimamukwento
  39. Rattling in the Closet – Elizabeth-Irene Baitie
  40. The Girl With The Louding Voice – Abi Daré
  41. A Court of Frost and Starlight – Sarah J. Maas
  42. The City We Became – NK Jemisin
  43. Riot Baby – Tochi Onyebuchi
  44. The Starless Sea – Erin Morgenstern
  45. Get In Trouble: Stories – Kelly Link
  46. The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Neil Gaiman
  47. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World – Cal Newport
  48. The Shadow King – Maaza Mengiste
  49. In the Dream House – Carmen Maria Machado
  50. The Secret History – Donna Tartt
  51. Relationship Goals: How to Win at Dating, Marriage and Sex – Michael Todd
  52. The Death of Vivek Oji – Akwaeke Emezi
  53. The Dragons, the Giant, the Women – Wayétu Moore
  54. The Martian Chronicles – Ray Bradbury
  55. Piranesi – Susanna Clarke