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Spice up your “to be read” list this year with the best books to read in 2020! With the situation today, you’re probably left with a lot of time which can mean more reading time in the next few weeks.

So I’ve listed here the best books to read in 2020 (so far) and will update the list every now and then. Ready to find your next book to read?

Let’s get started.

  1. Actress by Anne Enright
  2. Afterlife by Julia Alvarez
  3. A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende
  4. Always Home: A Daughter’s Recipes & Stories by Fanny Singer
  5. Apeirogon by Colum McCann
  6. Brother & Sister by Diane Keaton
  7. Cleanness by Garth Greenwell
  8. Collected Stories by Lorrie Moore
  9. Creatures by Crissy Van Meter
  10. Darling Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel
  11. Dreamland by Nancy Bilyeau
  12. Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson
  13. F*ck Your Diet and Other Things My Thighs Tell Me by Chloé Hilliard
  14. Final Draft: The Collected Work of David Carr
  15. Godshot by Chelsea Bieker
  16. Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell
  17. Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker
  18. Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance by Zora Neale Hurston
  19. Hood Feminism by Mikki Kendall
  20. House of Glass by Hadley Freeman
  21. How to Pronounce Knife by Souvankham Thammavongsa
  22. If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha
  23. It’s Not All Downhill From Here: A Novel by Terry McMillan
  24. Kept Animals by Kate Milliken
  25. Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982 by Cho Nam-Joo
  26. Little Gods by Meng Jin
  27. Long Bright River by Liz Moore
  28. Minor Feelings by Cathy Park Hong
  29. Motherwell: A Girlhood by Deborah Orr
  30. My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russell
  31. Our House is on Fire by Greta Thunberg
  32. Real Life by Brandon Taylor
  33. Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir by Rebecca Solnit
  34. Redhead by the Side of the Road by Anne Tyler
  35. Sharks in the Time of Saviors by Kawai Strong Washburn
  36. Starling Days by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan
  37. Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid
  38. The Antidote for Everything by Kimmery Martin
  39. The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd
  40. The City We Became by N.K. Jemisin
  41. The Death of Comrade President by Alain Mabanckou
  42. The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel
  43. The Illness Lesson by Clare Beams
  44. The Mercies by Kiran Millwood Hargrave
  45. The Mirror & the Light by Hilary Mantel
  46. The Resisters by Gish Jen
  47. Topics of Conversation by Miranda Popkey
  48. Uncanny Valley by Anna Wiener
  49. Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey
  50. Wandering in Strange Lands: A Daughter of the Great Migration Reclaims Her Roots by Morgan Jerkins
  51. Weather by Jenny Offill
  52. Where the Wild Ladies Are by Matsuda Aoko
  53. Why We Can’t Sleep: Women’s New Midlife Crisis by Ada Calhoun
  54. Wow, No Thank You by Samantha Irby
  55. Writers & Lovers: A Novel by Lily King

Did I miss any book? Let me know in the comments below!


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