reading list — 2020

List of books I read in 2020, in chronological order.

  • Ender’s Game
    Orson Scott Card
  • Why Should the Devil Have All the Good Music?: Larry Norman and the Perils of Christian Rock
    Gregory Thornbury
  • Eating Animals
    Jonathan Safran Foer
  • Mrs. Everything
    Jennifer Weiner
  • Thirsting for God: In a Land of Shallow Wells
    Matthew Gallatin
  • Let’s go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording with Wilco, Etc.
    Jeff Tweedy
  • That All Shall Be Saved: Heaven, Hell, and Universal Salvation
    David Bentley Hart
  • Exhalation
    Ted Chiang
  • The Magician’s Nephew
    C.S. Lewis
  • The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
    C.S. Lewis

    The Outsider

    Stephen King
  • The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
    Issa Rae
  • Untamed
    Glennon Doyle
  • American Prophets: The Religious Roots of Progressive Politics and the Ongoing Fight for the Soul of the Country
    Jack Jenkins
  • The Goldfinch
    Donna Tartt
  • A Brief History of Everything
    Ken Wilber
  • Why Fish Don’t Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life
    Lulu Miller
  • The Dutch House
    Anna Patchett
  • The Myth of Ownership
    Liam Murphy, Thomas Nagel
  • White Fragility
    Robin Diangelo
  • How to Be an Antiracist
    Ibram X. Kendi
  • Weird but Normal: Essays
    Mia Mercado
  • Notes from Underground
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Post: A Short Story of No Consequence At All
    Shea Serrano
  • Women in Sunlight
    Frances Mayes
  • So You Want To Talk About Race
    Ijeoma Oluo
  • Existentialism: From Dostoyevsky to Sartre
    Walter Kaufmann
  • The Varieties of Religious Experience
    William James
  • Pro-Choice and Christian: Reconciling Faith, Politics, and Justice
    Kira Schlesinger
  • My Mum’s a Twat
    Anoushka Warden
  • Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
    David Foster Wallace
  • Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation
    Kristen Kobes DuMez
  • The Water Dancer
    Ta-Nehisi Coates