Bethany’s 2020 Book List

  1. Randy Ribay, Patron Saints of Nothing
  2. Jeanine Cumming, American Dirt
  3. Jane Yolen, The Devil’s Arithmetic
  4. Jedidiah Jenkins, To Shake the Sleeping Self: A Journey from Oregon to Patagonia, and a Quest for a Life with No Regret
  5. Alexis Coe, You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington
  6. Richard Nelson, The Gabriels: Election Year in the Life of One Family
  7. Margaret Peterson Haddix, The Summer of Broken Things
  8. William Landay, Defending Jacob
  9. Anthony Doerr, Four Seasons in Rome: On Twins, Insomnia, and the Biggest Funeral in the History of the World
  10. Dave Eggers, Heroes of the Frontier
  11. Chris Crutcher, Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
  12. Chris Crutcher, Athletic Shorts: Six Short Stories
  13. Zoe Ferraris, City of Veils
  14. Orson Scott Card, Lost and Found
  15. Kiley Reid, Such a Fun Age
  16. Barry Strauss, Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine
  17. Tacitus, Agricola and Germany (translated by A.R. Birley)
  18. Lawrence Wright, The End of October