2020

A list of books I read in 2020, most recent up the top, links to my reviews are marked with (r). Let me know if you have any recommendations!

89. The Queen’s Gambit – Walter Tevis
88. Queen’s Gambit – Elizabeth Freemantle
87. The Bastard of Istanbul – Elif Shafak
86. Grimm Tales for Young and Old – Philip Pullman (Retelling),
Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm
85. Lanny – Max Porter
84. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine – Gail Honeyman
83. The House on Vesper Sands – Paraic O’Donnell
82. The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides
81. The Testaments – Margaret Atwood
80. Łódź. Miasto po przejściach – Wojciech Górecki, Bartosz Józefiak (r)
79. In The Woods – Tana French
78. The Naming of the Dead – Ian Rankin
77. The Whistler – John Grisham (r)
76. Agent Running in the Field – John le Carré (r)
75. Camino Island – John Grisham (r)
74. Run Away – Harlan Coben (r)
73. The Winner – David Baldacci (r)
72. The Adventures of China Iron – Gabriela Cabezón Cámara (r)
71. Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe – Kapka Kassabova (r)
70. The Atlas of Red and Blues – Devi S. Laskar (r)
69. Somewhere Close to Happy – Lia Louis (r)
68. The Guilty Feminist – Deborah Frances-White (r)
67. The Corrections – Jonathan Franzen DNF (r)
66. Zrób Sobie Raj – Mariusz Szczygieł (r)
65. Tyrania Rzeczywistości – Mona Chollet (r)
64. The Partner – John Grisham (r)
63. The Keeper of Lost Things – Ruth Hogan (r)
62. Twilight of Democracy: The Failure of Politics and The Parting of Friends – Anne Applebaum (r)
61. Sycamore Row – John Grisham (r)
60. The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It’s Broken – The Secret Barrister (r)
59. Lives of Girls and Women – Alice Munro (r)
58. The Virgin Suicides – Jeffrey Eugenides (r)
57. Piasek ze Szkła – Joanna Szczepkowska (r)
56. Born Lippy – Jo Brand (r)
55. Lala – Jacek Dehnel (r)
54. Dark Tales – Shirley Jackson (r)
53. Czarownice. Niezwyciężona Siła Kobiet – Mona Chollet (r)
52. Coronado: Stories – Dennis Lehane (r)
51. Odwiedziny. Rozmowy od dizajnie – Aleksandra Koperda (r)
50. How Did We Get Into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature – George Monbiot (r)
49. Returning to Reims – Didier Eribon (r)
48. Hello Mum – Bernardine Evaristo (r)
47. Mazel Tow – J. S. Margot (r)
46. The Days of Abandonment – Elena Ferrante (r)
45. Impas. Opór, utrata, niemoc w sztuce – Maria Poprzęcka (r)
44. The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon – Stephen King (r)
43. Kocie Chrzciny. Lato i Zima w Finlandii – Małgorzata Sidz (r)
42. North Korea Journal – Michael Palin (r)
41. Złote Piachy – Sylwia Siedlecka (r)
40. Rites of Passage – William Golding (r)
39. Detroit: An American Autopsy – Charlie LeDuff (r)
38. A Crime in the Neighborhood – Suzanne Berne (r)
37. Hope in the Dark – Rebecca Solnit (r)
36. Murmur– Will Eaves (r)
35. Exit West – Mohsin Hamid (r)
34. Chronicler of the Winds – Henning Mankell (r)
33. Smak Kwiatów Pomarańczy – Tessa Caponi-Borawska, Agnieszka Drotkiewicz (r)
32. Girl, Woman, Other – Bernardine Evaristo (r)
31. Only the Innocent – Rachel Abbott (r)
30. On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft – Stephen King – reread (r)
29. M Train – Patti Smith (r)
28. Dwunaste. Nie Myśl, że Uciekniesz – Filip Springer (r)
27. Death is Hard Work – Khaled Khalifa (r)
26. Wanderlust: A History of Walking – Rebecca Solnit (r)
25. Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design – Charles Montgomery (r)
24. Cień w Cień. Za Cieniem Zuzanny Ginczanki – Jarosław Mikołajewski (r)
23. How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems – Randall Munroe (r)
22. The Dharma Bums – Jack Kerouac (r)
21. Art & Lies: A Piece for Three Voices and a Bawd – Jeanette Winterson (r)
20. Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures – Stephen Fry (r)
19. Pet Subjects: Animal Tales from the Telegraph’s Resident Vet – Peter Wedderburn (r)
18. A Voice in the Night – Andrea Camilleri (r)
17. Life Among the Savages – Shirley Jackson (r)
16. No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference – Greta Thunberg (r)
15. Lionel Asbo: State of England – Martin Amis (r)
14. The Hunt for Red October – Tom Clancy (r)
13. The Day of the Triffids – John Wyndham (r)
12. The Life of a Stupid Man – Ryunosuke Akutagawa
11. And So It Begins – Rachel Abbott (r)
10. VOX– Christina Dalcher (r)
9. Mysteries of the Mall and other Essays – Witold Rybczynski (r)
8. Machines Like Me – Ian McEwan (r)
7. The Trouble with Mirrors – Charlotte Elkins, Aaron Elkins (r)
6. Forbidden Nation: A History of Taiwan – Jonathan Manthorpe (r)
5. The Haunting of Hill House – Shirley Jackson (r)
4. The Bell Jar – Sylia Plath (r)
3. Wściekła Skóra – Agnieszka Miklis (r)
2. Wystrzegaj się Futury – Douglas Thomas (r)
1. A Keeper – Graham Norton (r)

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